Cookie & privacy policy

ERN BOND Privacy Policy

ERN BOND is committed to protect user’s privacy and does not track personal data when visiting its website, acting in accordance with Regulation 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council.

‘Personal data’ means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. An identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as:

  • a name
  • an identification number
  • location data
  • an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural, or social identity of that natural person


ERN BOND website uses cookies.

Cookies are text files with small pieces of data that are used to improve users web browsing experience and to track the efficiency and success of the website.

Some cookies are essential for the functioning of the website, called “Functional cookies”.  For other ‘non-essential’ cookies it is necessary to obtain the user’s permission. Non-essential cookies can be individually accepted or declined. Among non-essential cookies, ERN BOND website collects “Analytical cookies”, that allow us to use the service ‘Google Analytics’, a web analytics service provided by Google.

The version of Google Analytics in use (‘Universal Analytics’) uses cookies to measure our website user interactions (See link ).

Data privacy and security information can be found here:

You can opt-out of having your site activity available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on:

ERN BOND uses the website use reports generated by Google Analytics for monitoring, website evaluation and website improvement purposes. The website use reports may also be used for internal and external publications.

It is possible to prevent the setting of cookies, by means of a setting of the Internet browser used. On top of that, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers.

Google Analytics does not share any data with third parties.

The principles of data protection do not apply to anonymous information and because these cookies minimally impact the privacy of the user, it is not necessary to ask for permission to use these cookies.

Other third-party cookies

Third-party providers that this website may have:

These third-party services are outside of the control of ERN BOND. Providers may, at any time, change their terms of service, purpose, and use of cookies, etc.


ERN BOND webinar program aims to disseminate and facilitate the transfer of knowledge and expertise to health professionals and patients, promoting the learning of highly specialized knowledge without the need to travel and whenever they wish.

Webinars sessions will be recorded and made them publicly available through ERN BOND website and social media channels. Accordingly, by registering to the session, the attendants understand and agree that the images/video shared, and voices can be recorded and published at ERN BOND website and/or social media channels.

Newsletter using Mailchimp 

ERN BOND spread its newsletter using Mailchimp in accordance with Regulation 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council.

More information can be found here: Mailchimp privacy

You may always update your preferences or unsubscribe from ERN BOND newsletter at any time by clicking on the link provided at the end of a newsletter or by sending an e-mail to


ERN BOND has a contact form that allows you to send a comment or question to a general email address. When you send this message, your personal data is collected only for the purpose to reply to you.

If you have any questions about the processing of your email and related personal data, do not hesitate to include them in your message.

Personal data and related information collected during the process will be stored on the mail server of ERN BOND. As well as potentially shared with those who may have been involved in the correspondence.

This is done with the purpose of ensuring effective response to users’ requests.

Modification of terms

The ERN BOND coordinating office reserves the right to change these terms at any time without prior notice. In the event that any changes are made, the revised terms and conditions shall be posted on this website.

Contact details

For any questions regarding our privacy policy, and if you would like to be removed from our contact database please contact ERN BOND Coordinating Centre
via G.C. Pupilli, 1 – 40136 Bologna – Italy, or by email:


You may choose to prevent this website from aggregating and analyzing the actions you take here. Doing so will protect your privacy, but will also prevent the owner from learning from your actions and creating a better experience for you and other users.