Privacy Policy

We wish to inform you that CIBER processes all personal data in accordance with Organic Act 15/1999, of 13th December, on Protection of Data, and with Royal Decree 1720/2007, of 21st December, which passed the implementing regulations of Organic Act 15/1999, of 13th December, on Protection of Personal Data.

Any personal data which you give us through our forms or electronic mails will be registered and incorporated in files owned by the CIBER duly made known to the Spanish Data Protection Agency.

What is the purpose of dealing with personal data?

The reason why personal data is processed is to manage your request for obtaining biological samples for your research project. Personal data provided by you will be communicated, apart from the cases provided for in the current legislation, to the sample assignment evaluator Committees, -Ethical Committee and Scientific Committee-, as well as the CIBER collaborating hospitals.

The fact of your accepting of our Privacy Policy and sending us your personal data will imply your consent for your incorporation in the said file and for its later processing in accordance with the purposes described above.

How can I make use of my rights as regards Protection of Personal Data?

Users may make use of their right of access, rectification, cancellation and opposition by addressing the CIBER at Calle Monforte de Lemos, 3-5, pabellón 11, ground floor, 28029 Madrid or at its electronic mail specifying in both cases "Data Protection".

How does the CIBER protect your personal data?

CIBER guarantees the confidentiality and security of your personal data when this is processed insofar as it has implemented the technical and organisational policies and measures required for processing personal data, as established in Article 9 of Act 15/1999, on Protection of Personal Data (LOPD) and developed by Royal Decree 1720/2007 which develops the LOPD. These measures and policies prevent any alteration, loss, and unauthorised processing or use of your personal data.

Changes in the present Privacy Policy

CIBER reserves the power to modify this Privacy Policy to adapt this to any new aspects in legislation, case law or construal of the Spanish Data Protection Agency. In this case, the CIBER will announce any such changes, clearly indicating the modifications made long enough in advance, and requesting your acceptance of those changes, should this be necessary.