Your Privacy Rights
Collection of Personal Data
We collect personal data to provide you with a seamless and personalized experience when using our online platform. This includes information that you voluntarily share with us, such as your name, contact details, and health-related information you might disclose while seeking advice on medications or diseases. We may also gather technical information automatically when you visit our website, such as your IP address and browsing preferences. The collection of this data helps us to understand our users' needs better and continually improve our service offerings.
Use of Your Data
The personal data we collect is used primarily to serve you and meet your needs on our online platform. We use your information to respond to your inquiries, provide personalized advice, process transactions, and maintain the overall functionality of the website. It is also utilized for research and analytics to enhance our understanding of health-related trends and improve the content we provide. We take great care to use your personal data in ways that are compatible with the purposes for which it was originally collected or subsequently authorized by you.
Data Protection and Security
We employ a range of security measures to ensure the protection of your personal data against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. These measures include technical, physical, and managerial procedures that are designed to safeguard the information we collect. We take our responsibility to protect your personal details seriously and continuously update our security practices to keep up with the latest advancements in technology and threats to data security.
Your Rights and Choices
Under the GDPR, you are afforded certain rights in relation to the personal data that we hold about you. These include the right to access your data, the right to rectify any inaccuracies, the right to be forgotten, the right to restrict processing, the right to data portability, and the right to object to processing. If you wish to exercise any of these rights or have questions regarding the processing of your personal data, please contact our Data Protection Officer, Roger Donoghue, at [email protected], or via postal address: University of Limerick, Castletroy, Limerick, V94 T9PX, Ireland.