IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY REGISTERED FOR THIS EVENT, PLEASE LOG IN BELOW OR CLICK THE LINK ON THE EMAIL YOU RECEIVED:
REDEFINING SURVIVAL EXPECTATIONS IN LUNG CANCER
Director of Hematology and Oncology Department AUSL Romagna-Ravenna
Dr. Federico Cappuzzo has been the Director of Medical Oncology at AUSL della Romagna-Ravenna since April 2016 and since January 2017 is the Director on Hematology and Oncology Department. In November 1992, he graduated, summa cum laude, in Medicine and surgery at the Palermo University and in November 1996, yielded a Degree summa cum laude in Medical Oncology at Milan University, followed by the ESMO (European Society for Medical Oncology) certification in Medical Oncology in 1997. From 1997 to 1999 he was recipient of an ESMO Fellowship on Gene Therapy of Lung Cancer at Institut Gustave Roussy in Villejuif (Paris). Followed by attendance from April 2000 to September 2000 at the thoracic oncology unit at Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston (USA). For six years, from November 2000 to 2006, he was assistant professor at Ospedale Bellaria in Bologna and from November 2006 to January 2010 he was assistant professor in Medical Oncology at Istituto Clinico Humanitas IRCCS in Rozzano (Milano), which was followed in January 2004 to November 2004 as visiting associate professor in Medical Oncology at University of Colorado in Denver (USA). From January 2010 to April 2016 he was the Director of Medical Oncology Department at the Istituto Toscano Tumori-Ospedale Civile in Livorno. Dr. Cappuzzo is a member of the Italian Association in Medical Oncology (AIOM), European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO), American Society Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASCL) and since 2006 as a Member of the editorial board of Lung Cancer. From January 2016 he is the Chairman of the Educational Committee of IASLC. In 2006, 2009 and 2012 he received research grants from the Italian Association for Cancer Research (AIRC) on targeted therapies in lung cancer and is the author of more than 200 papers in peer-review journals, mainly in translational research in lung cancer.
Ensign Professor of Medicine, Professor of Pharmacology, Chief of Medical Oncology, Associate Director for Translational Research, Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Dr. Roy Herbst is Ensign Professor of Medicine, Professor of Pharmacology, Chief of Medical Oncology, Director of the Thoracic Oncology Research Program, and Associate Director for Translational Research at Yale Cancer Center (YCC) and Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Dr. Herbst has worked over several decades as a pioneer of personalized medicine and immunotherapy to identify biomarkers and bring novel targeted treatments and immunotherapies to patients, serving as principal investigator for numerous clinical trials testing these agents in advanced stage lung cancers. This work led to the approval of several therapies (such as Gefitinib, Cetuximab, Bevacizumab, Axitinib, Atezolizumab, and Pembrolizumab), which have revolutionized the field and greatly enhanced patient survival. His work on "umbrella” trials has galvanized the field of targeted therapy and cancer drug approvals at the FDA. Nationally, he is at the forefront of personalized medicine and works closely with public-private partnerships to develop large clinical studies, such as Lung-MAP. He testified on this before the House of Representatives 21st Century Cures committee and served as a prominent figure in this area as a member of the NAM Policy forum for 9 years. The NCI Lung SPORE he leads has identified new mechanisms of sensitivity and resistance to immunotherapy. Dr. Herbst is a highly respected clinician scientist who has been a champion of translational medicine for decades, recently authoring a high-profile review of the 20-year progress in lung cancer. He has also been a major proponent of efforts to promote tobacco control and regulation (including e-cigarettes), authoring multiple policy statements and leading frequent Capitol Hill briefings, Dr. Herbst has authored or co-authored more than 300 publications, including peer-reviewed journal articles, abstracts, and book chapters. His work has appeared in many prominent journals, such as the Journal of Clinical Oncology, Clinical Cancer Research, Lancet, and the New England Journal of Medicine. Work published in Nature was awarded the 2015 Herbert Pardes Clinical Research Excellence Award by the Clinical Research Forum. Dr. Herbst was a member of the National Cancer Policy Forum, for which he organized an IOM meeting focused on policy issues in personalized medicine. He is a member of the American Association of Cancer Research, where he chairs the Tobacco Task Force, as well as the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and an elected member of the Association of American Physicians. He is vice chair for developmental therapeutics for Southwestern Oncology Group’s (SWOG) Lung Committee. In 2015, his team at Yale was awarded a Lung Cancer SPORE by the NCI, and he serves as a principal investigator for a AACR/ Stand Up to Cancer Dream Team grant. For his lifetime achievement in scientific contributions to thoracic cancer research, Dr. Herbst was awarded the 2016 Paul A. Bunn, Jr. Scientific Award by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer at IASLC 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer in Vienna, Austria.
Head of Department of Thoracic Oncology, LungenClinic Grosshansdorf
Martin Reck, MD, PhD, is head of the Department of Thoracic Oncology and head of the Clinical Trial Department in the Department of Thoracic Oncology at the Lung Clinic Grosshansdorf, Germany. He is also Principal Investigator in the Airway Research Center North (ARCN), which is a member of the German Centre for Lung Research (DZL). Dr Reck underwent medical training at the University of Hamburg, Germany, from 1986–1993. He completed his doctorate at the General Hospital Wandsbek, Hamburg, in 1995, and received post-graduate training at the Hospital Grosshansdorf. Dr Reck was appointed as a specialist in internal medicine in 2001 and as a specialist in pulmonology in 2002. In 2008, he was awarded a post-doctoral lecturing qualification by the University of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Dr Reck has been a Principal Investigator (PI) or Co-PI in various clinical trials since 1993. His main interests are new medical treatments of thoracic malignancies as well as translational research related to predictive markers. A particular focus of his work has been attributed to the clinical development of antiangiogenic compounds like bevacizumab, nintedanib and other compounds. Recently he also has been deeply involved in several key trials with immunotherapies including ipilimumab, PD-1 and PDL-1 antibodies and other agents. As part of this activity he has been the principal investigator of the Keynote 24 trial investigating monotherapy with Pembrolizumab against platinum based chemotherapy in untreated patients with advanced PDL-1 expressing NSCLC (TPS =/> 50%) and the IMpower 150 trial investigating the combination of Atezolizumab, Bevacizumab and chemotherapy against Bevacizumab and chemotherapy as first-line treatment. Besides the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) Dr Reck is member of the International Association for the study of Lung Cancer (IASLC), the American society of Medical Oncology (ASCO), the German Working Group for Lung Cancer, the German Cancer Society (DKG) and the German Society of Pulmonology (DGP). He has published papers in numerous peer-reviewed journals and is member of the editorial board of Journal of Thoracic Oncology, Annals of Oncology and Lung Cancer.
WEBCAST WILL BE TRANSMITTED LIVE ON: • 2 June 2020, h 17:00 CEST (UTC+2)
WEBCAST WILL BE AVAILABLE ON DEMAND ON: • 2 June 2020, h 21:00 CEST (UTC+2), for 24 hours
CEST (Central European Summer Time) or UTC +2 (Coordinated Universal Time) Note: Times shown are equivalent across the globe – adjust your calendars to your preferred time zone. Customers can view the webcast in its entirety at any time during these time frames.
Welcome and Introduction
Update on Immunotherapy and chemotherapy combination in 1L mNSCLC
Markers of Response (PD-L1, STK, KRAS, TMB)
Q&A and Closing Remarks
Will the webcast work on my computer, smartphone, and/or tablet?
Yes, the webcast works on all last generation devices. Be sure to try the video and audio test at this link: https://www.redefining-survival-expectations-lung-cancer-msd2020.com/videotest.php. If the video test does not work, please contact us at email@example.com. Alternatively, you can contact the helpdesk on: APAC: +65 31 588 330 LATAM: +55 21 3500 0174 EUROPE: +41 91 252 02 33 The numbers are active Monday-Friday, 09:00-18:00 CET (Central European Time) during the registration process and connectivity test. For the live event, the numbers will be active during the actual live schedule.
Can I watch the webcast using portable devices?
Yes, the platform is responsive therefore the webcast is visible on all devices.
Do I need to clear my cache?
A browser cache is a temporary storage location on your computer for files that are downloaded by your browser in order to display websites correctly. If you think that the content you are seeing is not updated, try to clear the cache of your browser.In order to clear your cache, please follow the instructions below for the internet browser you are using:
• Go to the Chrome menu and select “More Tools”, then “Clear Browsing data”
• In the dialogue box that appears, select all the checkboxes for the information you want to remove and use the top menu to select the amount of data you want to delete. If you wish to delete everything, select “Beginning of time”
• Click “Clear Browsing data”
• Go to the “Safety” menu and select “Tools”, then click on “Delete Browsing History”
• Check “Temporary Internet Files” and “History” are deleted
• Go to the Tools menu and select “Clear Recent History”, select to clear “Everything” under “Time Range To Clear”
• Select “Empty Cache” from the Safari menu
• Go to the Tools menu and select “Clear Private Data”, make sure that the “Cache” box is ticked and select “Clear Private Data now”
• Go to the Chrome menu and select “Clear Browsing data”
• In the dialogue box that appears, select all the checkboxes for the information you want to remove and use the menu to select the amount of data you want to delete
Can I record the webcast?
The web platform does not allow any recording. It is strongly forbidden to record in any form (i.e. screen recording), as this webcast is a copyrighted program.
What internet speed do I need?
The live webcast stream uses technology that will adjust the quality of the video stream based on your current internet speed. However, we recommend a minimum internet speed of 2 MB/s or 3G/4G in case of portable devices. You can test your connection speed by clicking here (please note that you need to check the “download speed”).We would also recommend to check if other devices are using your internet connection at the same time. More devices will consume the bandwidth of the connection, therefore we suggest to disconnect devices that are not needed when accessing the live webcast.
Can I change the quality of the video manually?
Yes, to reduce the quality of the live stream, and therefore reduce the burden on your internet connection, you can choose your preferred resolution from the drop-down menu on the player.
If the webcast has simultaneous translation, how can I access these translations?
You can choose your preferred audio language by clicking on the drop-down menu “Language” on the player.
Is on demand content available for this webcast?
It may vary based on the event.
When webcast is available on demand, it is clearly indicated on the registration form as well as in the confirmation email, together with the exact timing of when the on demand content will be available.
This notice refers only to the aforementioned page and not also to other websites that might be consulted by the user through specific links. This website is owned and managed by ADM MEDIA CONSULTING (hereinafter, “the Controller”), with registered office at Corso San Gottardo, n. 44, Chiasso, Switzerland, T +41 912280190, F +41 912520189, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, which guarantees compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as the personal data processing Controller.
DEFINITIONS 1.Controller Pursuant to Article 4, paragraph 7, of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 – GDPR, the controller is “the natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which, alone or jointly with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data”. The controller for this website is: ADM MEDIA CONSULTING S.A. with registered office at Corso San Gottardo, n. 44, Chiasso, Switzerland, T +41 912280190, F +41 912520189, email@example.com.
2.Processor Pursuant to Article 4, paragraph 8, of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 – GDPR, the Processor is “a natural or legal person, public authority, agency or other body which processes personal data on behalf of the controller”. An updated list of the personal data processing Processors is kept at the Controller’s head office.
3.Persons authorized to process personal data The Controller may authorize in-house personnel to process personal data pertaining to its own organisation within the limits of its own organisational structure and under its own responsibility, and concerning the duties and activities performed. The Controller has authorised its own IT office to process the personal data collected on the web page for providing assistance and maintenance of the website.
4.Controller's Representative in the European Union Pursuant to Article 27 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 - GDPR, the Controller or the Processor shall designate in writing a representative in the Union. ADM MEDIA CONSULTING S.A. has designated the following entity as its Representative in the Union: ISPLORA S.r.l., with registered office at Via Andegari n. 4, Milano (MI) – Italy, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
PURPOSE OF THE PROCESSING The purpose of this website privacy notice is: 1.to provide information about the procedures, times, and nature of the information that the Controller has to guarantee to users when they connect to the web page of ADM MEDIA CONSULTING S.A., regardless of the purposes of the connection itself, pursuant to European law and the Data Protection Law of 19 June 1992 (DPL), as amended, and its Order concerning the Federal Data Protection Law (ODPL); 2.to verify that the page functions properly, both for security reasons and to ascertain any liability in the event of unlawful acts damaging the website, the Controller and/or third parties; 3.to perform statistical surveys on webcast connections. This activity shall be performed only after the adoption of technical security and anonymization procedures for the data collected on the web page. Therefore, no personal information is used for this purpose; 4.to register the user and be able to include him or her in the requested webcast. To perform this activity, the Controller shall collect the following personal data from users by having them fill out the form found on the web page: language, nationality, name, surname, specialisation, place of employment, telephone number and e-mail. The marked data are essential for registration, while the other information is optional; 5.to provide the webcast service requested by the user; 6.to manage the service access account and the technical confirmation e-mails after registration and the reminder e-mails; 7.to manage the e-mails at the end of an event to remind the user to fill out the webcast evaluation questionnaire and the certificate of participation e-mail; 8.in the case of webcasts with a series of episodes, your data will be processed for the entire duration of the webcast series to guarantee your access to the requested service. The user’s personal data will be deleted from the web page or completely anonymised only at the end of the webcast series and transmission of the certificate of participation.
If the Controller wishes to perform additional processing of the personal data for purposes other than the one for which they were collected, it shall first give the data subject all necessary information and shall request his or her consent as required.
LEGAL BASIS The personal data processed through the web page shall be processed for the aforementioned purposes in order to provide a service concerning the procedures, times and nature of the processing when a voluntary connection is made to the website, and to verify proper functioning of the web page, for security reasons, to ascertain any liability of the Controller or Processor for the commission of any unlawful acts damaging the website; and to provide the user with the webcast registration service, account management, and transmission of e-mails that are strictly connected with the requested activity. In the cases indicated at numbers 1, 2, and 3, the information shall be processed on the basis of the Controller's legitimate interests. The personal data collected through compilation of the form for access to the webcast will be used only and exclusively to comply with the contractual obligations connected with the webcast service (numbers 4 and 5) and to provide the information indicated at numbers 6 and 7. If a user registers for a series of webcasts – as indicated at number 8 – the data will be processed to provide the requested service and to comply with the relevant contractual obligations.
PROCESSING PROCEDURES Pursuant to Article 4, paragraph 2, of the GDPR, “processing” means: “any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction”. Your personal data shall be processed by using manual and information technology tools using logics that are strictly connected with the purposes for which they were acquired and otherwise in such a way as to guarantee the security and confidentiality of those data. The user's data shall be used only to obtain anonymous statistical information about use of the website and to check its functioning. For security purposes (antispam filters, firewalls, virus detection), the automatically recorded data might also include personal data, such as the IP address, which might be used, in compliance with applicable laws, to block attempts to damage the website itself or to damage other users, or other harmful or criminal activities. These data shall never be used to identify or profile the user, but only to protect the website and its users. This information shall be processed on the basis of the Controller's legitimate interests. The collection of personal data shall be limited to the minimum necessary for every specific processing purpose. The Controller has adopted adequate technical and organizational measures to guarantee protection of the data processed on the web page. The processing of personal data shall be limited to the purposes for which they were collected. The saving of personal data shall be limited to the minimum necessary for every specific processing purpose. Personal data shall not be provided to commercial third parties. Personal data shall not be sold or leased. The Controller does not perform processing consisting in automated decision-making processes involving your processed data, and it does not engage in profiling activities.
TYPE OF DATA •Navigation data The information systems and software procedures used to operate this web page acquire certain personal data during the course of their normal activity and only for the duration of the connection. Transmission of those personal data is implied in the use of internet communication protocols. This information is not collected to be associated with identified data subjects, but which by their very nature might, through processing and association with the data kept by third parties, permit identification of the users. This category of data includes the IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by the users that connect to the website, the URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) notation addresses for the requested resources, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server (successful, error, etc.), and other parameters concerning the user's operating system and information system environment. These data are used only to obtain anonymous statistical information about use of the website and monitor its proper functioning. They are deleted immediately after the processing. The data might be used to ascertain liability after the commission of hypothetical computer crimes damaging the website. Unless this eventuality occurs, the data on website contacts shall not persist for more than 15 days.
•Data provided voluntarily by the user Filling out the registration form for the webcasts on this website entails subsequent acquisition of the sender's address, which is needed to provide the service. These data shall be processed exclusively in order to fulfil the sent request and will be deleted once the webcast has ended.
•Cookies A cookie is a small data file that certain websites may send to the address of the user who is visiting those websites, for the purpose of tracking his or her movements through the website and collect data in exclusively anonymous form to improve the services offered and possibility of using the site itself. For more information on the cookies, reference is made to the specific notice published on the Controller's web page.
NATURE OF THE PROCESSING Aside from what has been specified for the navigation data, the user is free to provide his or her own personal data by filling out the specific webcast registration form. Failure to provide the personal data will make it impossible to obtain the requested service. Provision of the personal data is optional and shall not impair use of the other services assured by the Controller for access to the web page, but registration for the webcast is mandatory.
TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION OF THE DATA The data of the users of the Controller's website shall be used exclusively for activities that are strictly connected with and instrumental to operation of the web page itself. Your Personal Data may be transmitted and processed by the Controller's contract workers and/or employees, in their capacity as persons authorized/in charge of the processing, within the scope of their functions and in accordance with the instructions issued by the Controller. In certain cases, external parties might have access to the data (such as providers of third party technical services, hosting providers, information technology companies, companies that collaborate with the Controller to provide the requested service) and who are acting on behalf of the Controller. If necessary, these external parties may be duly designated as Processors pursuant to Article 28 of the General Data Protection Regulation. The updated list of processors may always be requested from the Controller. Your data shall not be distributed or in any way made the object of automated decision-making processes, including profiling.
DATA TRANSFER The personal data shall be managed and stored on servers located at Hetzner Online GmbH, Industriestr 25, 91710 Gunzenhausen – Germany. The server is currently located at the aforementioned server farm. The data shall be transferred to Switzerland, outside the European Union. The Controller hereby assures that the data shall be transferred outside the EU in compliance with the applicable statutory provisions and, if necessary, by stipulating agreements that assure an adequate level of protection and/or by adopting the standard contractual clauses specified by the European Commission. In regard to this aspect, reference is made to Articles 47-49 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 – GDPR.
USER'S RIGHTS You may exercise your rights towards the Controller or the Processor by contacting the Controller at the following addresses: T +41 912280190, F +41 912520189, e-mail: email@example.com. To assure proper exercise of his or her rights, the data subject must be unequivocally identifiable. The Controller promises to provide confirmation within 30 days and, if it is impossible to meet that deadline, to justify any extension of the required deadline. The confirmation shall be given free of charge unless it is groundless (e.g. there are no data concerning the applying data subject) or excessive requests (e.g. repetitive in time), for which a contribution for expenses may be charged. The data subject may also file a complaint with the supervisory authorities and revoke his or her consent. If the company suffers a personal data breach, in accordance with Article 33 of the GDPR, the Controller shall notify the competent supervisory authority within 72 hours after it learned of the event and shall also report the event to the data subject, except in the cases of exclusion envisaged in Article 34, paragraph 3, of the GDPR.
The data subject is entitled to receive information about: • the origin of the personal data and the categories of data processed; • the purposes and procedures of the processing; • the personal data retention period; • the logic applied if processing is performed with the use of electronic instruments; • the identification details of the personal data processing Controller and the Processor; • the parties and categories of parties to whom the personal data may be transmitted or who may acquire cognizance of them as processors or persons in charge of the processing, including those in Other Countries; • the existence of the profiling process.
The data subject is entitled to receive: • confirmation that his/her personal data exist and that those data be provided in intelligible form; • the updating, rectification, addition to and limitation of the data; • deletion (right to be forgotten), anonymization or block of the data processed in violation of the law (including those for which they do not have to be retained in connection with the purposes for which they were collected or subsequently processed); • certification that the operations indicated at the preceding bullet points have been brought to the attention of, inter alia, the persons to whom the data were transmitted or distributed, except for the case where that compliance is impossible or entails the use of resources which are manifestly disproportionate to the right protected by the company; • the portability of the data (direct transmission from one controller to another); • a copy of the processed data. The data subject has the right to object to the processing of his/her personal data in the cases envisaged in Article 21 GDPR.
THE PERSONAL DATA PROCESSING CONTROLLER – ADM MEDIA CONSULTING S.A.
Definitions Cookies are small text files that the websites visited by users send to their computer terminals, where they are saved and then transmitted back to the same sites on the next visit. The cookies of "third parties" are instead set by a website different from the one that the user is visiting. This is because every website may contain elements (images, maps, sounds, specific links to web pages of other domains, etc.) that reside on servers different from the one used by the visited website.
Types of cookies Different categories can be distinguished according to the characteristics and use of the cookies:
Technical cookies Technical cookies are those used only for carrying out the transmission of a communication on an electronic communications network, or insofar as this is strictly necessary to the provider of an information society service that has been explicitly requested by the contracting party or user to provide the said service. They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner or operator of the website. They may be broken down into: • navigation or session cookies, which assure normal navigation and use of the website; • cookie analytics, which are assimilated with the technical cookies, when they are used directly by the site operator to gather information in aggregate form on the number of users and how they visit the website itself; • functional cookies, which allow the user to navigate according to a series of criteria selected for the purpose of improving the service provided to that user. The users’ prior consent is not required for the installation of these cookies, while it is understood the obligation to give the information to the data subject which the website operator, if it uses only those devices, may give in the ways that it deems most appropriate.
Profiling cookies Profiling cookies are used to create profiles of the user and are used to send advertising messages tailored to the preferences exhibited by the user when navigating on the internet. Due to the particularly invasive nature that these devices might have in the users’ private life, European , Italian and Swiss law require that the user be adequately informed about their use and thereby express his or her own valid consent. Storing information, or accessing information that is already stored, in the terminal equipment of a contracting party or user shall only be permitted on condition that the contracting party or user has given his consent after being informed. This website does not use profiling cookies.
“Third party” cookies When visiting this website, you might receive cookies from the websites managed by other organisations ("third parties"). One example is represented by the presence of "social plugins" for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or LinkedIn, or systems for the display of embedded multimedia content, for example YouTube, Flickr. These parts are generated directly by the aforementioned websites and are integrated in the web page of the visited host site. The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies from and to all the websites managed by third parties. The management of information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant privacy notices, which should be referred to.
To assure more transparency and convenience, the web addresses of the various privacy notices and cookie management procedures are indicated below.
Duration of cookies Certain cookies (session cookies) remain active only until the browser is closed or execution of any logout command. Other cookies "survive" closure of the browser and are available even during subsequent visits by the user. These cookies are called persistent and their duration is set by the server when they are created. A time-limit is set in certain cases, while the duration is unlimited in other cases.
The cookies used on this web page are deleted immediately after their transmission, no trace of them remains, and they are not persistent.
Cookie management The user may decide whether or not to accept the cookies by using the settings in his or her own browser. Warning: total or partial disabling of the technical cookies might compromise optimal use of the website. Disabling the third party cookies does not impair navigation in any way. The setting may be set specifically for different websites and applications. Moreover, the browsers permit definition of different settings for “proprietary” cookies and “third party” cookies. For example, in Firefox, using the Tools->Options->Privacy menu, a control panel can be accessed for defining whether or not to accept the different cookies and then remove them. Information can be easily found in the internet on how to set the cookies management rules for your own browser. For example the following addresses are provided for the leading browsers:
Personal data processing Controller and the Controller's Representative The personal data processing Controller is ADM MEDIA CONSULTING S.A., with registered office at Corso San Gottardo, n. 44, Chiasso, Switzerland, T +41 912280190, F +41 912520189, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The personal data processing Controller's Representative in Italy is ISPLORA S.r.l., with registered office at Via Andegari n. 4, Milano (MI) –Italy, e-mail: email@example.com.
We would like to inform you that due to COVID–19 developments, we have decided to postpone the Global Lung Webcast planned for 21 April 2020 from Milan, Italy.
The team has planned a Global Lung Webcast on 2 June 2020, and more information will be provided at a later date. Please contact your MSD representative with any questions (or your Merck representative in Canada).
We appreciate your flexibility and understanding as we exercise caution around travel and in-person meetings. We remain committed to the health and safety of all meeting attendees.
By supplying you contact details, you also consent for MSD to contact you for follow-up information if a safety report is identified.
Copyright C 2016 Merck Sharp &Dohme Corp.,a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, NJn USA. All rights reserved. Level 1, Building A, 26 Talavera Rd, Macquarie Park, NSW 2113 Australia. CARD-1193074-0002. First issued September 2016.
Merck Sharp & Dohme Limited is a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc., of Kenilworth, NJ, USA (“MSD”). Personal information collected by MSD in the UK may be transferred outside of the European Economic Area (“EEA”), including to the USA. MSD is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected and that it complies with its obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998 and other applicable laws, rules and regulations.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller is MSD of Hertford Road, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, EN11 9BU.
The term "personal information" as used throughout this policy, refers to the meaning of ‘personal data’ under the Act.
Information we collect from you:
MSD collects personal information and other data that you may enter into forms or data fields on our websites or online resources. Such information may include, but not be limited to, contact information (such as your name, postal address, e-mail address, telephone number, user ID and password), date of birth, professional credentials, experiences, activities, skills, preferences and interests. MSD may also collect health information about you that you provide by responding to our questions and surveys or through your use of online and downloadable health- related tools we provide.
Consistent with the purposes identified and standards set within this policy and other applicable privacy notices that have been provided, in some cases MSD consolidates and uses personal information that individuals share with MSD through various services and channels, such as the telephone, surveys, websites and other online resources and communications, in order to enhance the quality of services that we offer.
Storing your personal information
All information you provide to us is stored on secure servers. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such purposes by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting the Privacy Officer, details of which can be found below.
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we place on your computer's hard drive. On MSD websites, these cookies record information about your online preferences and allow MSD to improve your experience on its sites. While many websites may set cookies on your device if your browser settings permit this, an MSD website can only access cookies we have sent you. MSD does not share any personal information gathered by the cookies with third parties. MSD websites typically use two types of cookies:
Analytical/performance cookies: these allow MSD to count the number of visitors to its websites and see how the site is navigated. This information allows MSD to improve the way its websites work. Functionality cookies: these cookies enable you to personalise the content of MSD's websites and allow the site to remember your preferences such as font size, text colour and, where relevant, user ID/login details.
Further information about the types of cookies is available at www.allaboutcookies.org. To find out how to control or remove cookies, visit www.AboutCookies.org.
Information collected from public or third party sources:
MSD may collect personal information about UK health professionals who register on our websites from public or third party information sources to verify their professional credentials and identity. In some cases, we may augment our existing user databases with information from third parties. Some of this information may be personal information, such as change of postal address information.
Information collected from your computer or other electronic device:
We collect information about your computer or other electronic device when you visit our websites and use our online resources. This information may include your Internet Protocol (IP) address, domain name, browser type, date and time of your request and information provided by tracking technologies, such as cookies and single-pixel tags. If you use a mobile device to access our websites and online resources, we also may collect information about your device, such as your device ID and device type, as well as usage information about your device and your use of our mobile websites and other mobile resources.
Some of our websites and other online resources use tracking technologies to provide additional functionality that enables you to use these resources more effectively. MSD uses tracking technologies in ways that do not identify you personally, such as to track accurately numbers of users or referring sites or advertisements to our online resources, or to remember whether you have identified yourself as a health care professional or a resident of a particular country. MSD may use other companies to deliver e-mail communications. MSD does not control the tracking technologies used by these other companies.
Uses made of information:
MSD collects personal information online as necessary to enable individuals to register for, customise and personalise certain of MSD's online resources and communications. MSD uses personal information collected online to provide products, services and features and other resources that individuals have requested; for example, educational literature and related information about MSD's pharmaceutical business, products, e-mail programs, tools, questionnaires, and surveys. MSD may analyse personal information collected online to identify and offer additional services and promotions that we believe you might find interesting. MSD evaluates
use of some online resources and communications with non-identifiable or aggregate information only. MSD also may use personal information to audit its online resources for authorised access and security. When you receive communications from us, you may indicate a preference to stop receiving further communications from us by “opting-out” via the unsubscribe instructions provided in the communication you receive.
Online social media resources are interactive tools that typically enable you to collaborate and share information with others. Some examples of social media resources include social networks, discussion boards, bulletin boards, blogs, wikis, and referral functions to share website content and tools with a friend or colleague. MSD may collect personal information from you to enable you to use online social media resources we may offer from time to time. MSD may also enable you to use these social media resources to post or share personal information with others. You should consider carefully what information about yourself you choose to share with others when you use social media resources. MSD provides additional notice and choices about how personal information is collected, used and disclosed on our websites and other online resources that offer social media.
Some MSD websites and online resources are designed specifically for use on mobile computing devices. Some mobile versions of MSD websites may require that you log in with your user account for that website. Information about your use of the mobile version of the website will be associated with your user account. Some of our websites and online resources enable you to download an application, widget or other tool that you can use on your mobile or other computing device. Some of these tools may store information on your mobile or other device. These tools may transmit personal information to MSD to enable you to access your user account and to enable MSD to track use of these tools. Some of these tools may enable you to e-mail reports and other information from the tool. MSD may use personal or non-identifiable information transmitted to MSD to enhance these tools, to develop new tools, for quality improvement and as otherwise described in this Policy or in other notices MSD provides.
How does MSD protect the privacy of children?
In general, MSD websites are not directed at children and most of the online services that we offer are designed for individuals who are 18 years of age or older.
Securing your personal information
MSD will take reasonable steps to protect personal information as it is transmitted from your computer to our online resources and servers, as well as to protect personal information in its possession from unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration or destruction. It is your personal responsibility to secure your own copies of your passwords and related access codes for our online resources.
Should you wish to access personal information about you and to keep it accurate, complete and current, or if you have questions about this policy or MSD’s information practices, you may contact us at the address below. When you contact us, please note the name of the website or other online resource you used or to which you provided personal information, as well as the nature of any information that you provided. We will use reasonable efforts to respond promptly to requests, questions or concerns you may have regarding access to personal information about you collected
online or our use of personal information about you. We may contact you for follow up information and may share your inquiry with other individuals within MSD or working for MSD that are responsible for functions related to the subject of your inquiry. Except where required by law, MSD cannot ensure a response to questions or comments regarding topics unrelated to this policy or MSD’s privacy practices.
MSD may update this policy periodically. MSD reserves the right to modify, add or remove portions of this privacy statement at its discretion. If we decide to change this policy, we will post the amended policy at this site or in some cases, may provide notice of the changes by e-mail.