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ADS & AMDS Webinar | The balance between Privacy & Health during COVID-19

01 July 2020

In the fourth webinar in the ADS & AMDS Data & COVID-19 series, Hester de Vries, Attorney-at-law at Kennedy Van der Laan, and privacy & data protection expert, talked about the delicate balance between privacy and health during the pandemic.

Watch the full webinar.

It is a very delicate ethical question that appears with the COVID-19 App: on the one hand the Health of the population which is at stake, on the other hand the Privacy of the individual. Apart from this ethical question, there is also a relevant technical question: could Health Apps really help to reduce the transmission of COVID-19? Or is this an idea that has never been proven?