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In order to provide full functionality, The Neurosciences Foundation website may collect and store personal information you submit. Please read the following privacy policy to understand how The Neurosciences Foundation uses and protects the information that you provide.

By submitting your personal information, you are consenting to The Neurosciences Foundation holding and using it in accordance with this policy. By continuing to use The Neurosciences Foundation website, you are agreeing to such changes. We recommend that you check the privacy policy regularly.

This privacy policy applies to

Information you give us

When you visit The Neurosciences Foundation website, you may be asked to provide certain information about yourself. Information collected is owned by The Neurosciences Foundation. We will not sell, share or rent this information to others in ways other than what is stated in this policy

Information that we receive automatically includes:

  • Requested URL (Uniform Resource Locator)
  • IP address (this may or may not identify an individual device)
  • Referring URL
  • Domain name from where you are accessing the Internet
  • Browser and Operating System used to access the page
  • Date and time that webpages were visited


Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. By using The Neurosciences Foundation website you are agreeing that we can place cookies on your device.

Cookies are used by our websites in order to allow them to provide the services you need and to assist us in providing a better website experience for all our users.

If you do not wish us to store any cookies on your device during your visit, you can disable them in your browser. Please note however that this may have a significant impact on your browsing experience.

Here is a guide to disabling cookies in major browsers. It is located on an external website.

Google Analytics Cookies

Google Analytics cookies collect non-personally-identifiable information relating to your use of our websites via Google Analytics technology. This information may include: what pages you see, how long you were using the sites, what you clicked on, if you visited the website again, etc. This data is collected for the purpose of monitoring and understanding the effectiveness of our website. This data is used in aggregated form to help improve the site and The Neurosciences Foundation marketing.

How we use your information

We may use and analyse the information we collect so that we can manage and improve the services on The Neurosciences Foundation website. Demographic and statistical information about user behaviour may be collected and used to analyse the popularity and effectiveness of the websites. Any disclosure of this information will not contain personally identifiable details.

The Neurosciences Foundation will not use the statistical analytics tools to track or to collect personally identifiable information from visitors to this website.

Data Protection Laws

The Neurosciences Foundation is a Registered Data Controller as defined by the General Data Protection Regulations 2018 (the “Act.”). The Neurosciences Foundation has notified its activities to the Office of the Information Commissioner as required under the Act. Personal information will only be collected and/or processed by The Neurosciences Foundation in accordance with the Act.

Access to information

The General Data Protection Regulations 2018 gives you the right to access information held about you. Please contact The Neurosciences Foundation if you wish to do so.

Disclosure of your information

Except as set out in this policy or as required by law, your personal data will not be provided to any third party. The information you provide to us will be held on our computers within the UK and also cloud-based servers located outside of the UK.

Monitoring use of The Neurosciences Foundation systems

In order to protect the data security and integrity of The Neurosciences Foundation networks and computer systems, it may be necessary to monitor or log the use of these systems. If there are indications of abuse of systems or that individuals may be using systems in excess of their authority, files, messages and any or all uses of the systems may be intercepted, monitored, recorded, copied, audited, inspected and disclosed to authorised The Neurosciences Foundation and law enforcement personnel.

Links to external websites

The Neurosciences Foundation website and documents may contain links to other websites that are outside The Neurosciences Foundation’s control and are not covered by this privacy policy.