General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Participant Information Sheet
The University of Dundee/NHS Tayside is the sponsor for this study based in the United Kingdom. We will be using information from you and your medical records in order to undertake this study and will act as the data controller for this study. This means that we are responsible for looking after your information and using it properly. The University of Dundee /NHS Tayside will keep identifiable information about you for 1 year after the study has finished.
Your rights to access, change or move your information are limited, as we need to manage your information in specific ways in order for the research to be reliable and accurate. If you withdraw from the study, we will keep the information about you that we have already obtained. To safeguard your rights, we will use the minimum personally-identifiable information possible.
You can find out more about how we use your information at:
or by contacting Research Governance, Tayside Medical Science Centre (TASC), 01382 383900
If you wish to complain about the use of your information please email email@example.com
[Local NHS Trust] will use your name, hospital number and contact details to contact you about the research study, and make sure that relevant information about the study is recorded for your care, and to oversee the quality of the study. Individuals from the University of Dundee/NHS Tayside and regulatory organisations may look at your medical and research records to check the accuracy of the research study. [Local NHS Trust] will pass these details to the University of Dundee/NHS Tayside along with the information collected from you and your medical records. The only people in the University of Dundee/NHS Tayside who will have access to information that identifies you will be people who need to contact you to tell you about the study or audit the data collection process. The people who analyse the information will not be able to identify you and will not be able to find out your name, hospital number or contact details.
[Local NHS Trust] will keep identifiable information about you from this study for 15 years after the study has finished.
The University of Dundee/NHS Tayside will collect information about you for the LACE Trial from you. This information will include your name, contact details and health information, which is regarded as a special category of information. We will use this information to contact you about the LACE trial.