Santa Slokenberga

Santa Slokenberga

Santa Slokenberga
LLD, Researcher

Santa Slokenberga received her LLD in medical law in November 2016. Her research focuses on the coexistence of the EU and Council of Europe in regulating health-related direct-to-consumer genetic testing. In addition, she has been teaching in the fields of EU law and medical law and since 2011, she is lecturing in several medical law related subjects at Riga Stradins University (Latvia) for both undergraduate and graduate students, including supervision. Since 2014, Santa Slokenberga teaches the summer school course “Comparative human rights in healthcare” at Yale University. Prior to starting her doctoral studies, Santa Slokenberga worked as a legal advisor for Deloitte Latvia.



  • Slokenberga, Santa

    Book review - T.K. Hervey, C.A. Young and L.E. Bishop (eds.) Research Handbook on EU Health Law and Policy (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017), ISBN 978-1785364716, 592 pp.

    Part of European Journal of Health Law, p. 355-360, 2018.

  • Kalokairinou, L; Howard, Heidi Carmen; Slokenberga, Santa; Fisher, E et al.

    Legislation of direct-to-consumer genetic testing in Europe:: a fragmented regulatory landscape

    Part of Journal of Community Genetics, p. 117-132, 2018.

    Open access
  • Slokenberga, Santa

    Country report: an overview of animal protection in Latvia

    Part of Scritti su etica e legislazione medica e veterinaria, p. 149-158, 2017.

    Open access
  • Slokenberga, Santa; Merino Martinez, Roxana; Reichel, Jane

    Legal and ethical governance of intercontinental biobanking: Some experiences from a H2020 project

    Part of Förvaltningsrättslig Tidskrift, p. 169-192, 2017.

    Open access
  • Zillén, Kavot; Garland, Jameson; Slokenberga, Santa

    The Rights of Children in Biomedicine: Challenges posed by scientific advances and uncertainties


    Open access
  • Slokenberga, Santa

    Direct-to-consumer Genetic Testing: Changes in the EU Regulatory Landscape

    Part of European Journal of Health Law, p. 463-480, 2015.

  • Slokenberga, Santa

    Pārskats par seksuālajām un reproduktīvajām tiesībām

    Part of Medicīnas Tiesības, p. 515-586, 2015.

  • Slokenberga, Santa; Gusarova, Agnese

    Veselības aprūpe un Eiropas Savienība (EU law and health care)

    Part of Medicīnas tiesīnas, p. 69-148, 2015.

  • Taurina, Liene; Slokenberga, Santa

    Ārstniecība cilvēka dzīves nogalē un nāves tiesiskie aspekti: (Death and dying)

    Part of Medicīnas Tiesības, p. 639-675, 2015.

  • Zillén, Kavot; Slokenberga, Santa

    Medical Aid in dying in Quebec - legal considerations

    Part of Journal of Medical Law and Ethics, p. 109-121, 2014.