Data Protection Declaration

Protecting your personal data is very important to us.

We place great importance on respecting the personal rights of all visitors to our website. Please find below our data protection declaration, informing you of the nature and extent of the personal data collected via this website, as well as the purposes for which this data is processed and used.

Webserver - Protocols

When you visit our website, as is usual on almost all websites, our server automatically collects information such as your IP address (including the domain name associated with the IP address, i.e. using reverse look-up), the date and time of your visit to our website, the pages you visited on our website and the browser you are using etc. It also stores, where this is available, the country from which you are accessing our website, the website from which you are accessing our website, the search word used (if our site is accessed via a search engine), as well as the type of connection and operating system. We use this information to constantly improve your website experience.

Personal data you provide

In general, you do not need to provide personalised information to access our website. Your personal data, for example your name, email address, etc. are stored only if you provide us with this information in order to contact us. This data is then processed and used to perform the requested services. In addition, this data is only processed and used for other purposes if you have given us your advance consent to do so. Your consent is also required to transmit your personal data to third parties outside the legally permitted circumstances.

Right of access to personal data and withdrawing consent

You have the right to receive a copy of your stored personal data at any time. In addition, you are entitled to withdraw your consent with future effect at any time. Please use the address provided under Contacts to do so.


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Google Analytics

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We have implemented technical and organisational security measures to guarantee the security of your personal information. Users’ personal information is stored in our secure networks and access is restricted to those employees and partners who are entitled to access our systems.

Data processing in countries outside the European Economic Area

No personal data collected via this website is processed outside the European Economic Area.


Contact us at the following address if you

  • wish to correct, delete or block your personal data
  • wish to obtain information about the personal data we have stored about you
  • wish to withdraw your consent, or
  • have other questions relating to data protection


Prof. Dr. Janbernd Kirschner
Center for Pediatrics
Department Neuropediatrics and Muscle Disorders
Medical Center - University of Freiburg
Mathildenstr. 1
79106 Freiburg, Germany

Phone +49 761 270 44970
Fax +49 761 270 44460
Email: info(at)

Last updated on January 31, 2017.