Who we are

Our website address is: https://simppermeddev.eu/ (hereinafter: “the website”). We are a research funded Innovative Training Network project based in Europe. SIMPPER_MedDev has published this Privacy Statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to the privacy of users of our Website. It applies to the use of your personal information (also known as ‘personal data’) by SIMPPER_MedDev through the viewing or use of the website (https://simppermeddev.eu/). The information published here is limited to the use of personal information by the website. SIMPPER_MedDev ITN does not accept responsibility for the content or privacy practices of other external websites. External links to other websites are not always clearly identifiable as such. Within the SIMPPER_MedDev ITN domain you may find links to websites over which SIMPPER_MedDev ITN does not maintain editorial responsibility or direct control. Such sites can include the websites of project partners etc. Please consult the privacy statements of these individual sites or contact the persons responsible for those sites, in order to understand the policies and practices under which they operate.


What personal data we collect and why we collect it

SIMPPER_MedDev ITN does not collect any personal data about you on this website.



Our website, https://simppermeddev.eu/ uses cookies and other related technologies (for convenience all technologies are referred to as “cookies”). Cookies are also placed by third parties we have engaged. In the document below we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.


What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small simple file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on the hard drive of your computer or another device. The information stored therein may be returned to our servers or to the servers of the relevant third parties during a subsequent visit.


Types of Cookies We Use


We track site traffic patterns so we can identify popular site content and potential site problems.



WE DO NOT PLACE ADS anywhere on our site, and we don’t use advertising cookies.


Technical or Functional Cookies

Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, e.g., the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.


Social Media Buttons

On our website we have included buttons for Twitter to promote webpages (e.g. “like”, “pin”) or share (e.g. “tweet”) on social network. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from Twitter themselves. This code places cookies. These social media buttons also can store and process certain information, so a personalised advertisement can be shown to you.

Please read the privacy statement of the social network Twitter (which can change regularly) to read what they do with your (personal) data which they process using these cookies. The data that is retrieved is anonymised as much as possible. Twitter is located in the United States.


Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Your Choices Regarding Cookies

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being set, or to turn off all cookies. You can set these preferences on your browser settings. However, each browser is different so check your browser’s Help menu to learn how to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, you won’t have access to many features that improve your experience. Also, most services which require a login will not function at all.