Privacy Policy

The European Association of Tissue Banks (EATB e.V.)

assures to collect and use only those personal data of its members which are necessary for the member support and administration as well as for the pursuit of the association's goals. The data collected and stored by the EATB for the establishment, implementation and termination of the membership defined by the statutes and the purpose of the association, include personal data (name, address, e-mail address, telephone/fax number, divisions of activities in the for-profit or non-for-profit area, for institutional members the address and contact data of the institute) and any other data necessary for the type of membership (subject membership, payment information) - see membership form.

According to the GDPR, every member has a right to information about the data stored by him or her. EATB processes and stores the personal data provided only as long as this is necessary for the fulfilment of the aforementioned purposes. This data will be deleted once the purpose has been achieved and after statutory retention obligations have expired. Every member has the right to correction of his data, revocation of consent or deletion of personal data, as long as this does not contradict the purpose of the association as stated in the articles of association.

EATB collects and stores this data using data processing equipment (EDP) to fulfil its statutory purposes and tasks in accordance with the provisions of the EU Basic Data Protection Ordinance (GDPR) and has implemented suitable technical and organisational measures to ensure that no unauthorised access to the data made available and no unlawful processing of the data takes place.

Insofar as this is necessary to fulfil the contract or justified within the scope of justified interests of EATB, personal data will also be transferred to contract processors (service providers) employed by EATB if they comply with the data protection requirements specified by EATB in writing and commit themselves to secrecy towards EATB. For this purpose, an order processing agreement is concluded with the service providers used. Data is only transferred to countries outside the EU or the EEA (so-called third countries) if this is necessary for the performance of the contract.

For concerns and questions regarding data protection at EATB, please contact the administartive office:

EATB Association Office
c/o Vienna Medical Academy,
Alser Straße 4, A-1090 Vienna
phone: +43 1 405 13 83-19
fax: +43 1 407 82 74
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