Privacy in Research - GDPR / AVG (E-learning only; PWO)

How to access this course
• Select “Inschrijven” / “Enroll”
• Select the activity you wish to open under “Onderdelen” / “Subjects”

We strongly recommend this course for anyone performing research activities at the UMCG: from physicians and senior clinical (or other) researchers to PhD candidates, research students, research nurses, research coordinators, etc.

If you are doing preclinical research or research with laboratory animals, not all parts of the e-learning might be relevant. Nevertheless, we strongly recommend following this e-learning if you perform any form of research activities at the UMCG so that you will be aware of the right privacy laws and regulations.

You can also attend a workshop (in Dutch) to discuss the implementation of the GDPR in your research practice. Please note that you will not be able to sign up until you have completed 80% of each chapter of this e-learning. To sign up, you can click on the event below.

After enrolling, you will be able to access a document containing useful links under “Materials”. You will also find these links on the last page of the e-learning course.

For questions regarding the e-learning, please find the contact details on the first page of the e-learning.

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Deze cursus is gratis


  1. e-learning

    Privacy in Research (GDPR/AVG) (PWO)

    To pass this e-learning course, you must view at least 80% of every chapter. This e-learning was created by Piet Dinjens, department of PWO. The content is reviewed periodically and updated as necessary. For content-related questions, please send an e-mail to (subject: GDPR e-learning). For functional questions (e.g., links), please send an e-mail to (subject: GDPR e-learning). For functional questions regarding the LMS, please send an e-mail to Press 'Launch this module' to start.