Who are we?
East of England Genomics Medicine Centre is a company incorporated in England and Wales whose office is at Barton House S2 Clinic Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Hills Road Cambridge, and Cambridgeshire, CB2 0QQ.
We are the East of England Genomics Medicine Centre; we are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of our visitors to our web site. In particular, we want you to know that the East of England is not in the business of selling, renting or trading email lists with other companies and businesses for marketing purposes.
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This allows the webpage itself to contain some script which is aware of the data in the cookie and so is able to carry information from one visit to the website (or related site) to the next. You can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, it won’t affect the user’s experience.
You can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser.
You can choose to delete Cookies at any time; however you may lose any information that enables you to access the Website more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, personalisation settings.
It is recommended that you ensure that your internet browser is up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.
When someone visits the eastgenomics.org.uk website, we use a third party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site.
This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. We use it to improve our website as a hub and we use it to know how you use it to access external websites and what webpages that you visit to help you with your query about genetics, charity groups or the 100k Genome Project overall.
We also offer our quarterly e-newsletter; we only collect your email address. We use that information for a couple of reasons: to tell you about what is happening in the fields of genetics overall concerning the East of England Genomics Medicine Centre, the 100k Genome Project, additional training opportunities, genetics seminars and conferences; to check our records are right and to check every now and then that you’re happy and satisfied. We don’t rent or trade email lists with other organisations and businesses.
We gather statistics around email opening and clicks to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter. You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time of the day or night by clicking the unsubscribe link at the top of any of our emails.
We do not share at all whatsoever your personal information such as: your name and email addresses to any third parties companies out there. Your information is use to respond to your query only and that is unless you subscribe to our newsletter voluntarily and knowingly which you will only receive e-newsletters from us and not by any third party at all. It’s also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioural tracking.
Access to your personal information:
Under GDPR, You, the data subject has the right to access and amend any of their personal data that we may hold such as: your name and Email address only for the purpose of emailing about your query.
You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we hold. Please Email us your request to change your personal information mention above by contacting us on our contact us page so that we can help you with any of them, e.g.: amend your personal information if your name or email address that has been changed or delete them overall.
Links to other websites:
We endeavour to do our best to protect your personal Data. However, transmission of information over the internet is not entirely secure and is done at your own risk. We cannot ensure the security of your Data transmitted to the Website.