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To improve your user experience, our website includes social media plugins of the large social media networks Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. These plugins allow you to directly post links to and other content from our websites on the relevant network. Upon you opening a website on which a social media plug-in is embedded, the respective social media provider is as detailed below, and relevant Privacy Policies are also listed.
With reference to the social media sharing buttons, DrugDiscovery.events does not have access to, nor share, or retain any personal data. Without the social media plugins, the social media providers processing the above-mentioned personal data, you will not be able to post links to and share other content from our website.
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We respond to all requests we receive from individuals wishing to exercise their data protection rights in accordance with applicable data protection law.
This was last updated on 17 May 2020.
Find out more by contacting our Data Protection Officer (DPO):
Head of Data
Court Lodge Cottages,
Email: [email protected]