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Susan E. WALLACE

Honorary Lecturer of Population and Public Health Sciences in the Department of Health Science, University of Leicester, UK

Dr Susan E. Wallace is Honorary Lecturer of Population and Public Health Sciences in the Department of Health Science, University of Leicester, UK. 

She is also a Visiting Scholar at the Centre of Genomics and Policy, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, and at the Centre for Health, Law and Emerging Technologies (HeLEX), Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, UK.  Her research interests include the legal and policy implications of population-based and disease-based longitudinal cohort studies and biobanks; the ethical issues surrounding the collection, use, linking and sharing of research data across international borders; and research ethics review. Currently, she is a member of the Ethics and Governance Council of UK Biobank and was a member of the Nuffield Council on Bioethics Working Party on Biological and Health Data.  She also sits on the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) Ethics and Policy Committee, the ICGC UK Prostate Project Oversight Group and the Scientific Advisory Board of ELIXIR.  She also actively contributes to the work of several tasks teams in the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health.