Version
1.1
Date Updated
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Descripton

Approved by:  Human Protections Administrator, Director of OPRS, and Executive IRB Chair
AAHRPP REF#:  159
AAHRPP Elements:  II.3.D


POLICY


  1. The term “privacy” refers to an individual and their desire to control the access that others have to them . 
  2. In contrast, the term “confidentiality” refers to the investigators agreement with the subject on how a subject’s data will be handled, managed, and disseminated.  (Refer to UIC HSPP policy Approval Criteria: Confidentiality to compare privacy versus confidentiality).