Cookie Policy

Institute of Psychosexual Medicine Cookie Policy

Definitions

Cookie

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

 

Necessary / Essential Cookie

These cookies enable the core functionality of the Institute of Psychosexual Medicine website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies, and can only be disabled by changing your browser preferences.

 

Analytical Cookies

Analytical Cookies help us improve our website or the development projects that are hosted or powered by us by collecting and reporting information on its usage.   

 

Other Non Essential Cookies

From time to time third party tools will be placed on our website or those of our clients at their expressed permission. Details of these cookies will always be declared in the policy below however these cookies will be for non-essential purposes such as those set by multimedia platforms Youtube, Vimeo, to track usage or additional marketing tools that allow the delivery of our service via automation such as MailChimp or PipeDrive.

 

Cookies

Cookies have been under regulation since 2011 and currently form part of the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR). It is required under this regulation and that of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that Institute of Psychosexual Medicine transparently display and list all cookies in use, their reason for use and the data they store in an easy to read format and provide the functionality or instruction to allow visitors to consent or remove consent for their use.

 

Cookies in use on the Institute of Psychosexual Medicine website (https://www.ipm.org.uk/).


 

Cookie

Name

Purpose

PHP Session ID

PHPSESSID

Essential Preserves user session state across multiple page requests

Analytics (Google)
 

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Analytical Google Analytics collects a unique ID against our visitors storing information on the pages they visit, how long they spend there, the devices they operate and how they interact with the website.

JSESSIONID (New Relic)

nr-data.net

Essential - Preserves users across multiple page requests, Unique identifier stored by our server monitoring software allowing us to track page load times and application failures that occur on page.


 

Consent

As part of the usage of this website we have placed the above cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can use the advice below to change your cookie settings otherwise we’ll assume that you agree with our use of policy.

Withdrawing consent

Institute of Psychosexual Medicine have committed to adding in a control centre within our website that allows you to pick which groups and cookies you approve for use with the website, Until then most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.