Prof. Mats Hasson

Prof. Mats Hasson

Professor of Biomedical Ethics and Director of the Centre for Research, Ethics & Bioethics (CRB) -UPPSALA University, Sweden

Professor Mats Hansson is Professor of Biomedical Ethics and Director of The Centre for Research Ethics & Bioethics (CRB) at Uppsala University. He received his first degree in Biology 1974 and then moved into Theology, Philosophy and Bioethics. He has led several multi-disciplinary projects in bioethics. The Centre is a multi-disciplinary unit awarded for international excellence with long experience of managing large international projects, currently leading research on biobanking, patient preferences and risk communication. This 28- person team of researchers is combined with social scientists, psychologists and risk communication experts as well as ethicists. For info see: www.crb.uu.se