If you have any questions about this study or if you believe that you have side effects or have been injured as a result of the study treatment, please contact:

  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital Prof Aoife Cotter: 01 716 4558 (office hours)
  • St Vincent’s University Hospital Prof Patrick Mallon: 01 221 6029 (office hours)

If you have any questions about your rights as a research participant, then you may contact the hospital’s Patient Safety Department (Mater Hospital): 01 803 2201 or the Patient Advice and Support, Quality and Patient Safety Department (St Vincent’s Hospital): 01 221 4013, 01 221 5385 or 01 221 3761. You will be given a copy of this information leaflet and consent form to keep.

Can I make a complaint about how my personal data has been used?

Yes, if you wish to make a complaint about how your personal data has been used, you can contact the one of the data protection officers below:

  • Ronan O’Halloran, Mater Hospital, Eccles St, Dublin 7. Email: dpo@mater.ie Telephone: 01 803 4035
  • Acting Data Protection Officer St Vincent’s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4. dataprotection@svuh.ie 01 221 3591
  • Ulrike Kolch, Roebuck Castle, UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4. Email: gdpr@ucd.ie Telephone: 01 716 8722

You can also make a complaint to the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner in Ireland. For more information about your rights under GDPR, please see: