Mats Hansson

Professor of Biomedical Ethics
Uppsala University


Mats Hansson is the director of the Centre for Research Ethics & Bioethics at the University of Uppsala and has conducted extensive research in biomedical ethics as principal investigator in multi-disciplinary research projects dealing with issues ranging from ethical, social and legal aspects of the implementation of genetic diagnosis in clinical practice and the use of human tissue materials in research, to clinical and medical ethics.

Within RD-Connect Mats is responsible for leading research into ethical, legal and social issues and for establishing a robust ethical framework for data sharing.