The GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation. The GDPR became effective on May 25, 2018.
If you will collect information from subjects who are physically located in the European Economic Area (EEA), the study is subject to the GDPR.
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and the UK.
The participant does not need to be an EEA resident.
The GDPR does not apply because the subject is not physically located in the EEA.
Yes. As part of the consent process, you must provide the GDPR Notice to subjects. The Notice is distinct from the consent form.