AIFD (Association of Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies ) may use the information provided by members and visitors via the website in line with the “Privacy Policy” and “Terms of Use,” which establised under the Personal Data Protection Law ( Law ). Within this scope, AIFD may process personal information of visitors and members in accordance with the purpose specified in the Law.

Collection, Processing and Sharing of Personal Data

In accordence with the Law of Personal Data Proctection, your personel data ( name, surname, date of birth, email, phone number, gender, address, profession, education ) can be requested to fulfill the legal obligations and purpose of our association. These personal data will be processed, shared with our collaborators and stored, having taken appropriate security measures, based on your express consent. AIFD may use the information provided by members and visitors including processing of personal information of visitors and members, and statistical analysis of personal information such as the sections of the site visited, domain type, browser type, visit date and time. This information may only be used for announcing non-commercial events and non-commercial personalized services.

Despite of the information security measures taken, if any cyber attacks occurs to our system or website, regarding your personal data, we will be informing you and  the Personal Data Protection Board, immediately.

As a rule, personal information of visitors and members will not be shared with natural or legal persons who are a third party unaffiliated with the Association. However, in exceptional situations, this information may be shared upon request by an authorized agency.

Rights of People Whose Personal Data Processed

According to article 11 of Law, you can contact us using contact details provided on our website, inquire about the information stored in our website database or to correct, update, request deletion of your personal data and to obtain information about the purposes for which your personal data was processed. Requests for deletion of personal information will be handled without prejudice to any applicable legal or ethical reporting or filing or retention requirements which we are bound by.

Personal Information of Minors:

No section of this website is designed to attract minors under the age of 18. AIFD has no intention to collect personally identifiable information of minors under the age of 18 without their parents’ consent. Please contact us if you have reason to believe that this may be the case.

Force Majeure:

AIFD may not be held accountable for nonperformance or delayed performance of this “ Clarification Text” and “Terms of Use and Privacy Policy” in the event of a legally-recognized force majeure event. AIFD will have no obligation of indemnification in that or similar cases.


Please contact our head office by e-mail at for any questions or concerns related with these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.