External Ethics Advisor
In order to oversee the ethical concerns involved in the TackSHS project, an External Ethics Advisor of the project was assigned – Fèlix Bosch. The EEA will be available for direct consultancy from the WP leaders, the project manager, and the project board. He will be invited, to participate in the Project Board meetings. Each year, the EEA will produce a report that will be submitted to the European Commission with the Project’s periodic reports.
Fèlix Bosch, MD, PhD is director of the Esteve Foundation and Associate Lecturer in the Department of Experimental and Health Sciences at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona). He had a post-grad in Pharmaceutical Medicine and in Pharmacology. He participated in teaching and research activities at the university, carried out in parallel with his professional work in institutions of pharmacological research. Ethics in research and ethics in publication have been two present issues in several international workshops, lectures and discussion groups that he organized from the Esteve Foundation. He was also coordinator of training courses for members of research ethics committees. As a result of all this professional activity, he has around one hundred of publications.