Scientific research and data protection

Course - Entrepreneurship


The subject of the course is a general overview of the topic of privacy (first part) together with practical information (second part). The summary is provided below.

1.- The origins: privacy / confidentiality / data protection

2.- The context: the "Digital Single Market”

3.- The regulation: the protection of personal data between GDPR and D. Legislative Decree 196/2003

4.- Personal data and medical-scientific research: a general outline

5.- The ethical rules of the Italian Data Protection Supervisor

6.- The available tools: UnityFvg platform (IRB DMIF questionnaire)

7.- Conclusions: questions/answers

We will discuss also the regulatory modifications of the last year, with particular reference to the entry into force of the UNIUD Regulation and the EU-US Data Privacy Framework agreement


Prof. Federico Costantini, Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche



PhD students must insert the activity into the PhD Notebook by October 28, 2024.

Attendance will be recorded in the PhD Notebook by the Ufficio Formazione per la Ricerca.

The lessons link will be sent via email to the enrolled PhD students.

This course will be held in english.