Francis Crawley | Executive Director
Good Clinical Practice Alliance (GCPA)

Francis Crawley, Executive Director, Good Clinical Practice Alliance (GCPA)

Francis P. Crawley is the Executive Director of the Good Clinical Practice Alliance – Europe (GCPA) and the Strategic Initiative for Developing Capacity in Ethical Review (SIDCER) located in Leuven, Belgium. Francis has expertise in EU, US, international and country-specific ethics, GCP, law, and patient and community interests in health-related research. He brings 30 years of close engagement with patients, communities, researchers, and policy-makers across disciplines. domains, and geographic regions in establishing consortia, developing patient registries, contributing to the development of biobanks, drafting data management and data protection plans, and contributing to building data repositories. He is the Chairman of the Research Data Alliance’s (RDA) Artificial Intelligence and Data Visitation Working Group (RDA AIDV-WG) and Ethics Ambassador for the EU-funded H2020 project European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) Future . He is a member of the Pistoia Alliance, Regulatory and Ethics Work Stream of the Global Alliance for Genomics & Health (GA4GH-REWS), the Virus Outbreak Data Network (VODAN) GO-FAIR, and the Research Data Publishing Ethics Working Group with FORCE11 & The Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). He is also a member of the Ethics Working Group of the International Federation of Associations of Pharmaceutical Physicians (IFAPP). 


Festival of Biologics Day 1 @ 09:05

Chair's Opening Remarks

Festival of Biologics Day 2 @ 16:40

AI and Data Visitation: Addressing challenges in data transfers within the framework of clinical research

  • The legal and ethical frameworks for innovation in data acquisition and transfer 

  • Federated data, blockchain, and quality assurance 

  • Developing instruments for improving data utility in clinical trials 

last published: 01/Jul/22 16:05 GMT

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