Author Archives: Huub Koets

Fluidda moderates workshop on GDPR during Outsourcing in Clinical Trials conference in Milan, May 15.

Esther Daemen, FLUIDDA’s  Quality and Training Officer and certified Data Protection Officer (DPO), will be representing us at the ‘Outsourcing in Clinical Trials’ Conference in Milan, May 14-15. She will be giving a presentation and hosting a discussion on the challenges related to the roll out of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to develop best practices moving forward.

Topics will include the need and role of a DPO, documentation and transparency requirements, the legal basis to choose for the processing of (sensitive) personal data and GDPR-related roles like controller and processor.

Emphasis will be on the exceptions to GDPR that are allowed for scientific purposes and how to make these work in real life.

New study shows that effects of wildfire exposure are more severe than previously anticipated

Study results will be presented at the upcoming ATS conference in Dallas on Sunday, May 19, 2:15-4:15 PM, Trinity Ballroom 5-7: A2480/1001 FLUIDDA, in collaboration with researchers at UC Davis, studied the effect of exposure to airborne particles caused by wildfires in newborn, non-human primates. The study, using Functional Respiratory Imaging, showed significant abnormalities in… Continue Reading

Next week: ATS conference with FLUIDDA booth and new data on FRI -reseach

Next week,  Fluidda will exhibit at the annual American Thoracic Society International Conference ATS 2019 in Dallas, Texas. The ATS, founded in 1905, is the preeminent conference on pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine in the United States. It’s where ”today’s science meets tomorrow’s care.” The ATS, founded in 1905, is the preeminent conference on pulmonary, critical care,… Continue Reading

Wednesday May 8 at RDD conference: FLUIDDA Workshop on FRI

From May 7-10 the Annual Respiratory Drug Delivery Congress (RDD) will take place in Estoril, Portugal. During this conference, Fluidda will moderate a workshop on Functional Respiratory Imaging (FRI). The workshop will introduce the different building blocks of FRI aerosol deposition analysis including patient-specific 3D airway geometry modelling, inhaler characteristics and CFD simulations to model… Continue Reading

FLUIDDA at the ATS Conference, May 17-22, Dallas

Next month  Fluidda will exhibit at the annual American Thoracic Society International Conference ATS 2019 in Dallas, Texas. The ATS, founded in 1905, is the preeminent conference on pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine in the United States. It’s where ”today’s science meets tomorrow’s care.” One of the posters Fluidda will present is a study using the… Continue Reading

FRI technology used in PhD thesis on hyperinflation and COPD exacerbations

Last October, Wouter van Geffen, pulmonologist at the Medical Center Leeuwarden, The Netherlands, was awarded his PhD degree for this thesis titled: Hyperinflation and COPD exacerbations. In chapter four of this dissertation, the heterogeneity of acute COPD exacebations was investigated using Functional Respiratory Imaging (FRI). COPD exacerbations are a major burden to patients and yet… Continue Reading

CEO FLUIDDA now Member of advisory board Respiratory Innovation Summit (RIS)

Jan de Backer, MSc,PhD,MBA. CEO of FLUIDDA recently became member of the advisory board of the RIS. The Respiratory Innovation Summit unites the innovators, investors and clinicians who are leading the fight to create powerful new treatments for deadly and crippling diseases of the lungs and airways. Here you can find more information about the… Continue Reading

FLUIDDA moderates workshop on Functional Respiratory Imaging at the RDD 2019 congress, May 7-10, Estoril.

FLUIDDA moderates workshop on Functional Respiratory Imaging at the RDD 2019 congress, May 7-10, Estoril.

From May 7-10 the Respiratory Drug Delivery congress (RDD) will take place in Estoril, Portugal. This annual congress is focussed on the key-issues of developing inhaled therapies and novel inhalation devices for diseases of the upper- and lower airways. During this congress FLUIDDA N.V. organizes a workshop on Functional Respiratory Imaging (FRI), moderated by Cedric van… Continue Reading

FLUIDDA chairs a session on AI at the RIS in Dallas.

On Friday May 17, just before the start of the annual congress of the American Thoracic Society (ATS) in Dallas, the second meeting of the Respiratory Innovation summit (RIS) takes place. The RIS is intended to engage top investors, industry leaders and key opinion leaders to discuss key-topics in the translation of concepts to therapeutics,… Continue Reading

FLUIDDA chairs a session on AI at the RIS in Dallas.