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Johan Ordish

Senior Policy Analyst (Law and Regulation)



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Johan is a Senior Policy Analyst (Law & Regulation) specialising in the regulation of digital health and genomic technology. Specifically, he considers how data protection law and medical device law might be applied to novel and developing technologies.

Since joining the PHG Foundation in 2017, Johan has taken on a number of roles with multiple external organisations, including the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health being co-author for the General Data Protection Regulation Briefs and the 1+ Million Genomes Initiative as a member of the Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications Group.

Johan has four degrees, including an MA from the University of Auckland on the ethics of addiction and a BA in Law from Wolfson College, Cambridge.

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