Privacy statement

Birdshot Uveitis Society – privacy statement

This website is run by the Birdshot Uveitis Society. The Birdshot Uveitis Society was founded by two patients who have birdshot chorioretinopathy and who have become ‘patient experts’. BUS became a registered charity in January 2012.

We, at BUS, take your privacy seriously. We comply with the Data Protection Act 2018 and any subsequent amendments.

You are welcome to access our site without disclosing your personal data.

We will only use any personal information you send us for the purposes for which you provide it.

We will only hold your information for as long as necessary and will not pass it to any other parties. Your communications to us are protected against unauthorised access by third parties and we respect the confidentiality of your personal data.

If you or we wish to use your personal data for other purposes, we offer you the means to consent to those purposes by indicating in a box at the end of the relevant form.

Our site uses cookies. A cookie is a small text marker stored on your computer that enables us to track the use of our website. We use cookies to help us understand what our users’ interests and preferences are to ensure the website is as user friendly as possible.

If you have any concerns about the processing of your personal data by the Birdshot Uveitis Society, please contact Annie Folkard, Birdshot Uveitis Society, on

Information checked June 2024