Susan E. WALLACE
Honorary Lecturer of Population and Public Health Sciences, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, UK

Dr Susan E. Wallace is Honorary Lecturer of Population and Public Health Sciences in the Department of Health Sciences, 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; the ethical sharing of administrative data for research; and research ethics review. 

 

Currently, she is a member of the Ethics and Governance Council of UK Biobank and the Scientific Advisory Boards of ELIXIR and the University of Leicester’s EXCEED study.  She also sits on the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) Ethics and Governance Committee and the ICGCmed Scientific Planning Committee. She was a Senior Advisor of the Third Session of the Institutional Review Board on Bioethics and Biosafety of the Beijing Genomics Institute. She also actively contributes to the work of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health on the topic of consent.