The Secretariat  carries out technical and administrative tasks. It consists of 6 civil servants seconded from the clerical staff of the signatories to the Agreement. These civil servants are recruited following a call for candidates published in the Belgisch Staatsblad/Moniteur belge. The Secretariat carries out technical and administrative tasks.

Academic staff :

Sophie Bertrand (F), Coordinator

Dominique Dugois  (F), Head of Legal Affairs and IT

Beatrijs Deseyn (N), Advisor

Veerle Weltens (N), Head of the documentation centre

Administrative staff :

Marguerite Betermiez (F)                  

Dorien Provost (N)         

The Committee in a nutshell

Contact information

Secretary of the Belgian Advisory Committee on Bioethics:

Avenue Galilée 5/2

+32 (0)2 524 91 84 - Sophie Bertrand, Coordinator
+32 (0)2 524 91 86/87 - Secretariat