Genome-Centric Multimodal Data Integration in Personalised Cardiovascular Medicine.

DPO Associates

DPO Associates Sarl (DPOA) is a LLP with place of incorporation in Nyon, Switzerland.
DPOA provides awareness-raising services, training, lectures and master classes at universities, private companies, public institutions in the field of data protection (including legal, management, security and audit aspects).
It offers specialized resources in data protection (lawyers, managers, IT specialists, security experts, auditors, etc.) for compliance services.
DPOA also provides services as external data protection officers (DPO) for public and privates institutions.
Its associates are:

  • Mr. Gérald Page, Attorney at Law, Page & Partners, Geneva, Switzerland, Chairman of the ICRC Independent Data Protection Control Commission
  • Mr. Philippe Oechslin, Cybersecurity expert and ethical hacker, Lecturer at the EPFL, CEO Objectif Sécurité, Gland, Switzerland
  • Ms Isabelle Hering, Attorney at Law, FSA and CEDR Mediator, External DPO, CIPP/E (GDPR), Etude Hering, Nyon, Switzerland

Throughout the project, DPOA shall assess regulatory and legal risks and develop appropriate risk management. To do so DPOA will define the applicable rules, conduct a data protection impact assessment and draft a gap analysis , taking into account sensitive, cross-site data and the four data security pillars (confidentiality – integrity – disponibility – tracability)
DPOA will also develop guidelines including privacy by design, joint data governance and consent management and provide structured and unstructured legal advice, i.e. how to lawfully use, access, transfer and re-use the original sensitive (genomics) data in a decentralized, multijurisdictional environment (data in motion) involving multiple standards in data protection and ethics.
Lastly it will provide appropriate education and training in data protection to all stakeholders.