Overview The Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 regulate the processing of information relating to you and grant you various rights in relation to your personal data.
Merck Sharp & Dohme Ireland (Human Health) Limited ("MSD") is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected and that it complies with its obligations under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003.
This Statement explains how we use the information which we collect about you when you register for the MSD service.
The information we collect and how we use it. When you first register on our web site at www.univadis.ie and when you register for one of our services, we collect personal information from you such as your name, e-mail address and clinical specialty.
We gather this information to allow us to process your registration and to provide you with customised content, including articles relating to your fields of interest and various conference and training opportunities, as well as using it to develop and improve our services.
We may disclose information about you to Merck & Co., Inc. in the United States and its worldwide Merck Sharp & Dohme subsidiaries. Your information may also be available to Merck's affiliates, or companies working as agents on behalf of Merck (such as companies that collect and process your information, invite you to participate in scientific and/or professional programmes as well as to deliver to you educational and scientific material, as well as companies that fulfil your requests for more information about our products or other services). Merck has sought assurances by contract from these companies that they will only use this information at Merck’s direction, in a manner that is consistent with this policy. These companies are also required to sign a confidentiality agreement that prohibits them from sharing, selling, or in any way providing this information to anyone else.
We would like to provide you with information by email about services on and updates to the website, and also about other MSD services and products, which we think, may be of interest to you. We will only do this if you have given us your express permission in the registration form.
Our content services may provide links to other web sites over which we have no control. The information practices of these linked web sites and of univadis are not covered by this Statement and you should check these sites carefully to find out how they use your personal information.
Updating your personal informationIf any of the information that you have provided to us changes, please let us know the correct details by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If at any time you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policies, please email us at email@example.com