11-13 JUNE 2024 | MÁLAGA - FYCMA

Joaquin Cayón

Director of the Research Group on Health Law & Bioethics.
IDIVAL-University of Cantabria
Joaquin Cayón

Joaquin is director of the Research Group on Health Law & Bioethics at IDIVAL, and associate professor of health law at the University of Cantabria in Santander, Spain. He holds a PhD in Law with a doctoral thesis on the intersection between health law and consumer law. He is combining his academic activities with the legal advice as head of the Legal Advisory Service at the Health Ministry of the Government of Cantabria. He is also serving as coordinator of the Executive Board of the Ibero-American Health Law Network. Has published a large number of books, chapters and peer-reviewed articles and delivered oral presentations as a guest lecturer/speaker at 40+ European, North American and Latin American universities. Joaquin is international expert of the Council of Europe and principal investigator in various research projects funded by the European Commission.