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The Zamplo team does not have access to participant or study data. Only authorized researchers can decrypt and access data. Study participants and patients also have the right to own their data.
Commitment to patient privacy is at the core of Zamplo. It is PIPEDA and GDPR compliant.
Study participants must provide their informed consent to be part of a project. Data entered into Zamplo is never sold for marketing purposes or to third parties. It is always encrypted and resides in Canada. Data extraction can be performed on Zamplo Research only by authorized users.
All of the data on Zamplo is stored with Amazon Web Services in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
You do not have to be located in Canada to use Zamplo. Zamplo and Zamplo Research are digital and available worldwide.
Patients and participants who take part in a study or project do not have to be located in Canada. As long as they have internet access to Zamplo, they can be located anywhere in the world.
The Health Research Ethics Board of Alberta Cancer Committee (HREBA-CC) has approved two studies that are collecting data through Zamplo. HREBA-CC implements ethical oversight and review in Alberta for protocols and annual renewals for cancer-related research involving humans and their personal information.
Zamplo is currently available in English, but will soon include French and Dutch as well.