Privacy & Data Use Policies

Our Privacy Policy, Your Privacy Rights

Effective May 5, 2018
The International Association for Applied Corneotherapy (I.A.C.) is committed to maintaining your trust by respecting and protecting your privacy. In compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016, (“GDPR”) the I.A.C. provides website visitors with a ‘plain English’ notice regarding our data collection and processing policies and procedures in the I.A.C. GDPR Data Collection and Processing Notice (“Data Use Notice”).
 Click here to view the I.A.C. data collection and use notice.

This Privacy Policy describes why and how we collect, use, share, and protect personal data collected from and about members, sponsors, program participants, and others – both online and offline. It also explains your choices regarding how we share your personal data and communicate with you, how you can request access to and correction of your personal data, and other important considerations.

Collection and Use
We collect and use personal data from or about you to help us support our non-profit mission and serve our membership. We collect such data in various ways, including data you provide to us, data we collect by automated means, and data we collect from other sources.

Except as described in this Privacy Policy, we do not share your personal data with any entities without your consent. We may share personal data pursuant to legal requirements, as necessary to protect ourselves, our members or others.

We use administrative, technical, and physical security measures designed to protect personal data against accidental, unlawful, or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure, or use.

We strive to provide you reasonable choices regarding our collection, use, and sharing of your personal data. We provide you access to review and correct your personal data, and provide you control over how we communicate with you, among other choices.

You may contact us at any time regarding these choices as follows:
Email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Call our membership administrator on +64 21718481
Write to us at I.A.C. Membership Manager, Moltkestr. 25 D 42799 Leichlingen, Germany

More Information
Please review the full Privacy Policy for more complete details on how we collect, use, share, and protect your personal data, as well as the choices you have regarding our use and sharing of your personal data, along with other important considerations. Click on each heading above for details on the subject.

General Information


International Association for Applied Corneotherapy

The International Association for Applied Corneotherapy (I.A.C.) is a registered, non-profit association with primary purposes and objectives of the advancement of scientific research and practical applications in the realm of Corneotherapy and related sciences.

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Web Manager: Ralph Hill- New Zealand


Executive Team

Executive Board:
Chair: Dr. Elena Hernandez, Ph.D. - Russia
Vice Chair: Dr. Hans Lautenschlager, Ph.D. - Germany
Secretary: Margaret Walsh - New Zealand
Treasurer: Marek Harder - Germany

Scientific Advisory Board:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lars Norlén.
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

Dr Ghita Lanzendoerfer-Yu, PhD.
Inorganic Chemistry. Independant consultant and writer- Germany

Dr Cornelia M. Keck. 
Department of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany

Education Commission:
Florence Barrett-Hill (NZ)
Rene Serbon (CAN)
Alexandra J. Zani (US)
Simone Vescio (AU)
Nataliia Gumenna (UKR)
Igal Kariv (Spain)
Dr Ghita Lanzendoerfer-Yu (GER)

Language Translation Disclaimer

The Corneotherapy website uses a language translation service. The IAC has made reasonable efforts in order to provide accurate translations, however it is a software translation and as such will not have the accuracy of a manually translated site.

If any questions arise concerning the accuracy of the information presented by the translated version of the website, please refer to the official English version of the website.

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