Privacy and Ethics
The protection and security of personal information is important to CAIR and Memorial University as a whole.as a whole. The availability of information is also critical to effective research. Research informatics systems must meet unique demands such as high computing capacity, high availability and trustworthy results. Protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of research information is therefore a high priority for CAIR.
CAIR’s collection and use of information will generally be governed by various information sharing agreements associated with various research projects and related undertakings by authorized users of its information assets.
Below is a list of relevant Privacy and Ethics links.
Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act (ATIPPA)
Health Research Ethics Authority (HREA), Memorial University of Newfoundland
Information Access and Privacy Protection Office (IAP), Memorial University of Newfoundland
Newfoundland and Labrador Personal Health Information Act (PHIA)
Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner (OIPC) Newfoundland and Labrador
Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Canada