Improving the guidelines for Informed Consent

i-CONSENT, funded by the European Union H2020 programme, aims to improve the information that patients receive from clinical studies. Within the project, a series of guidelines to improve Informed Consent process will be created, including vulnerable populations, under a gender perspective and relying on ICT tools.

How to tailor health information to our audience

Strategies and tools to know societies’ concerns and address them in our health messaging, especially in the current COVID-19 emergency Adapting information to the audience is crucial to meet their needs and values. These are unique and influenced by multiple factors...

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i-CONSENT Project extends to 2021

The European Commission has granted the i-CONSENT project with a 1-year extension to continue improving informed consent processes. The extension responds to a late modification to widen the project activities and the mitigation of the impact of COVID-19. i-CONSENT...

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i-CONSENT in Numbers

From 2017 to 2021


Million EU Funding


Years Duration


 i-CONSENT falls under the ‘Science with and for Society’ (SWAFS) programme, which means that finding ways of connecting science to society is one of its main goals. Well aware of this, i-CONSENT is committed to citizens’ health literacy not only as a solution to make science more attractive to them but also as a way of empowering them leading to a true autonomy and self-government when deciding to participate in health-related studies. This section will offer visitors and stakeholders information on the project, in particular, and  knowledge on clinical trials, research and ethics, in general.