We have approval for this study from the Department of Computer Science and Technology, University of Cambridge, UK. We are subject to the General Data Protection Regulation.
Sensitive Data we are collecting:
Voice samples, cough and breath sounds (as recorded by you through the
Location (only once when you fill the survey)
Some medical history questions
Some demographics (age, gender)
No further personal information will be collected. The data will be transmitted encrypted to the server. We will not collect identifiers which allow us to identify the user. The app displays a consent screen, where we ask the user permission to use the data. The data will be used by researchers in the team to understand the relationship of the COVID-19 disease with voice and sounds.
Data may be preprocessed and shared more widely with the research community at a later stage. Incidental findings will not be fed back to participants or other parties. Users can leave the app and delate it at any time. Participants must be 16 years or older. Users can request that their data is deleted at any time by contacting us at email@example.com and quoting the ID that appears in the last screen of the app.
For further general information about the University of Cambridge’s use of your personal data as a participant in a research study, please see here .
The app won't offer any medical advice and it only collects data for research.