Rossana Ducato

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Dr. Rossana Ducato 

 

 

 

Email: rossana[dot]ducato[at]uclouvain[dot]be

         

 

 

 

Position

(current) Postdoctoral researcher at UCLouvain and USL-B

 

(past) Postdoctoral research fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Trento 

 

 

Education

 

  • March 2014: Ph.D. in European and Comparative Legal Studies - Comparative Private Law. Title of the thesis: "Lo statuto giuridico della bioinformazione tra biobanche di ricerca e fascicolo sanitario elettronico" [The Legal Status of Bioinformation between Research Biobanks and Electronic Health Records]. 

 

  • September 2010: J.D. (summa cum laude) University of Trento – Faculty of Law. Master's Thesis Title: “La disciplina giuridica delle biobanche di ricerca" [Legal Aspects of Research Biobanks]. Supervisor: Prof. Giovanni Pascuzzi

 

  • September 2008: BA in European and Transnational Legal Sciences, University of Trento – Faculty of Law

  

 

 

International Experiences

 

  • 2016: appointed by the European Commission as indipendent expert for the evaluation of H2020 projects
  • November 2013: visiting fellow at Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Hamburg, Germany (scholarship holder)
  • June 2013 - October 2013: visiting scholar researcher at Center for Science, Technology, Medicine and Society (CSTMS), UC Berkeley, California
  • March - May 2013: research period at Institute for Information Law (IvIR), University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • July - September 2012: research period at Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Hamburg, Germany
  • June 2011: TIPSA, Summer Academy, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
  • June 2010: research period for master's thesis at Cátedra Interuniversitaria de Derecho y Genoma Humano, Universidad de Deusto, Bilbao, Spain
  • February - September 2007: Erasmus Project, Facultad de Derecho, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain

 

 

 

Main teaching activities

 

  • Lab on "eHealth and the Law: operative issues", Faculty of Law, University of Trento - 2015-2016/2016-2017
  • Lecturer on "Protezione dei dati personali e ricerca. Le sfide della privacy nell'era dei Big e Open Data", within the course "Digital Social Data", Department of Sociology and Social Research, University of Trento, 2014-2015/2015-2016/2016-2017
  • Lecturer at the School of specialization for the legal professions, University of Trento and Verona (Italy) on “Private Law” – 2014-2015/2015-2016/2016-2017
  • Lecturer at the School of specialization for the legal professions, University of Trento and Verona (Italy) on “Legal Informatics” – 2014-2015/2015-2016/2016-2017
  • Lecturer on "Intellectual Property and Innovation" within the course "Tutelare l'innovazione (brevetti, modelli di utilità, misure anticontraffazione), Fondazione Edmund Mach, San Michele all'Adige (TN), December 2014
  • Lecturer at the Transatlantic Intellectual Property Summer Academy 2014 at the School of Law – Case Western Reserve University (Clevaland, USA), 2 June – 6 June 2014: with prof. Roberto Caso “Open Access and Life Sciences”