The Contract Unit (CU) provides legal advice and operational support in the drafting, reviewing and negotiation of a various types of contracts (in close collaboration with the HIRUZ Clinical Trial Unit and HIRUZ Valorisation unit and the DPO)

The contract team is also the legal liaison with the U Gent contract team and Tech Transfer office, and the UZ Gent central legal team (which continues to provide support for compassionate use and medical need programs, off-label use and loan equipment contracts).

Dr. Philippe Van Rompaey
Contract Unit Manager


  • Confidential disclosure agreements
  • Material transfer agreements
  • Data transfer agreements
  • Commercial cinical trial agreements
  • Academic clinical trial agreements
  • Research funding agreements
  • Collaboration agreements
  • Grant
  • Service agreements
  • Consultancy
  • Speaker agreements
  • Sponsorship agreements
  • Symposium agreements
  • Data processing agreements,
  • Joint controllership agreements.


Health, innovation and research institute
Contract Unit
Entrance 81 / Route 811
C. Heymanslaan 10, 9000 Gent
+32 9 332 11 42