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Meet-up Citizen Science and Health

Tuesday 17 December 2019
LUMC gebouw 3
Hippocratespad 21

The Citizen Science Lab organizes a meet-up about Citizen Science and health. In a small group we will explore the possibilities for Citizen Science and health at Leiden University and the LUMC. 

Date: Tuesday 17th of December
Time: 14:00-16:00
Location: LUMC, gebouw 3, Hippocratespad 21, Leiden


Please register by filling in this form before Friday 6 December (Deadline is extended!).
In case of overwhelming interest, we will make a selection based on the background of the applicants to ensure a balanced representation of researchers and project managers involved or interested in citizen science.  Can’t attend, but want to stay in touch? Please fill in the form as well. 


14:00 - 14:10 Introduction by Citizen Science Lab
14:10 - 14:20 Introduction by Jet Bussemaker professor policy, science and societal impact, in particular in health care at LUMC
14:20 - 14:40 Introductions attendees regarding background and involvement CS
14:45 - 15:15 Exploring:

  • Challenges: what are the challenges that you face or think about regarding e.g. ethics, privacy, and how to involve citizens more than as a test subject?
  • Needs: What knowledge/tools do you need to overcome these challenges?
  • Opportunities: what are the opportunities? We’ll explore if there are opportunities for the participants to set up a Citizen Science project together!
  • Financial support: gather recommendations for a new ZonMw Program on Citizen Science and health 

15:15 - 15:30 Wrap-up
15:30 - 16:00 Drinks and networking

Questions or more information?

Feel free to contact Matthijs Begheyn via begheyn@strw.leidenuniv.nl.

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