On May 25th, 2018 the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect. In order to comply with the new and existing regulations on data protection following is an explanation of how the data are collected and used.
How is your personal data collected?
Through the membership application form WPSA collects the following information: first name(s), last name, mailing address, e-mail address, phone/fax number, gender, date of birth, and field of study. These data are stored in a database on a stand-alone computer and not stored online. Access to the database is limited to two persons within the WPSA office.
How we use your personal data
Your personal data is used for the distribution of the World’s Poultry Science Journal (online or print) and for registration for WPSA sponsored meetings.
All WPSA members have access to the online version of the World’s Poultry Science Journal. That database is serviced by Cambridge University Press. The privacy statement of Cambridge University Press, can be found on http://www.cambridge.org/about-us/legal-notices.
WPSA database information will never be shared with third parties.
Contact details (name, address, e-mail, phone number) of Branch Secretaries, Branch Presidents and WPSA officers are published on our website (www.wpsa.com).