Dove Medical Press Privacy Policy

      

Dove Medical Press Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy sets out the data processing practices carried out through the use of the internet and other electronic communications networks by Dove Medical Press. If you have any requests concerning your personal information or any queries with regard to these practices please contact our Data Protection Representation.

Information collected

We collect information from visitors to this website through the use of online forms.

We also collect information about the transactions you undertake through this site via your secure login.

In addition to the above, we collect information automatically about your visit to our website. Please see our Cookies section below for more details.

Use of personal information

We process personal information collected via this website for the purposes of:

  • Dealing with your enquiries and requests;
  • Processing your manuscript;
  • Administering payment of the publication processing fee for your manuscript;
  • Providing email alerts to journals you have registered for.

Data Capture Information

We will send you information according to the preferences you submitted via our online registration form. If you would like to change these preferences at any point you can log in to your secure user account here then click on "Manage email alerts" to the left. Alternatively you can email us.

Marketing

Please note that your information may be used to send you details of our journals and services that we have identified as likely to be of interest to you. This will be in accordance with the preferences that you indicated when you completed the online form.

If, at any point, you would like to opt-out of receiving communications from us please contact our Data Protection Representation, or you can amend your preferences by logging in to your secure user account here and clicking on "Manage email alerts" in the left column.

Disclosures

We will not share your data with third parties unless we are obliged to disclose personal data by law, or the disclosure is 'necessary' for purposes of national security, taxation and criminal investigation, or we have your consent.

Other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites that are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. If you access other sites using the links provided, the operators of these sites may collect information from you that will be used by them in accordance with their privacy policy, which may differ from ours.

Subject access requests

You have the right to see what personal data we hold about you. To obtain a copy of this please contact our Data Protection Representation.

Internet-based transfers

Given that the internet is a global environment, using it to collect and process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. This means, for instance, that data you pass to us may be processed outside the European Economic Area, although the data will always be held securely and in line with the requirements of UK data protection legislation. By communicating electronically with us you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way.

Use of cookies

A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enables the server to collect information from the browser. You can find out more about cookies on www.allaboutcookies.org

We use cookies to identify you when you visit this website and to keep track of your browsing patterns and build up a demographic profile.

Most browsers will allow you to turn off cookies. If you would like to do this please look at the menu on your browser, or at the instructions on www.allaboutcookies.org

We use the following cookies on our site:

 Cookie 

 Data collected by the cookie  

 How long this data is kept for    

 Who owns this data 

 Is this a 1st party or a 3rd party cookie? 

 adword cookie

 Token

 1 day 

 Dove Medical Press 

 1st party

 dovepressLogin 

 Token 

 30 days 

 Dove Medical Press 

 1st party

 download_XXX 

 Token 

 1 day

 Dove Medical Press 

 1st party 

 PHPSESSIONID

 Token 

 For the session 

 Dove Medical Press  

 1st party

 _GA

 Token

 2 years

 Google

 3rd party

 _DC_GTM

 Token 

 1 hour 

 Google

 3rd party 

 

By continuing to use this site you are agreeing to the use of cookies as detailed above.

Amendments

Please note that this Privacy Policy is subject to change from time to time. It was last updated in February 2017.

Updated 23 February 2017