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Do you want to help us make a difference to stroke prevention, rehabilitation & research across Wales?

Whether you are a stroke survivor or someone who cares for someone who has had a stroke, you can help by providing your name and email address in the boxes provided below:


What will happen next?

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You will be contacted by one of the authorised HEIs, LHBs and Stroke Research Units within Wales to participate in research. Participation is entirely your choice.

Should you have any queries about Stroke Hub Wales please do not hesitate to contact Dr Abdul Seckam:


Telephone: 02920 416274


Privacy Notice

This Privacy Notice explains how the University uses your personal information and your rights regarding that information.

The information Cardiff Metropolitan University is collecting includes: Your name and your email address only. The University is lawful in processing this data because you have given consent (under Article 6 of the GDPR) to the processing of your data for the purpose of making a difference to stroke prevention, rehabilitation and research across Wales for future generations.

Your data will be shared with authorised Welsh Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), Welsh Local Health Boards and Stroke Research Units within Wales once they have obtained the relevant ethical approval and subject to a binding contract. Your information will not be shared with anyone else.

The retention period for your data is up to 5 years. The data will then be securely destroyed in accordance with Cardiff Metropolitan University’s Records Management Policy.


You will not receive any marketing material.

Under the GDPR there are a number of rights afforded to you in relation to how your data is processed. You have the right to:

  • Access your personal information;
  • Object to the processing of your personal information;
  • Rectify any inaccurately held data; and
  • Restrict the processing of certain personal information.

Please visit the Information Commissioner Office’s (ICO) website for further information in relation to your rights. You also have the right to withdraw consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of the processing based on consent before its withdrawal.

In line with Cardiff Metropolitan University’s Data Protection Policy, any Individual Rights requests or complaints about how your data is being processed  should be made in writing to the University’s Information and Data Compliance Officer:-

Information and Data Compliance Officer

Cardiff Metropolitan University
Western Avenue

If this process does not resolve your issue, or if you wish to take your complaint further, you have the right to contact the Information Commissioner. The contact details are:

Information Commissioner’s Office,
Wycliffe House,
Water Lane,