If you are an ECHOES participant, you are free to withdraw your consent for data linkage with NHS Digital at any time. Please contact the study team at email@example.com or write to us at ECHOES-Survive, c/o Institute of Applied Health Sciences, Murray Learning Centre, University of Birmingham, B15 2TT.
Personal and personal sensitive data are processed. The legal basis for processing under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is Article 6(1)(e) ‘task in the public interest’ and 9(2)(j) ‘research’. Personal data is stored until linkage of the dataset has been completed then removed. The data protection officer for the University of Birmingham can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.