Privacy Statement

At IMAGE, we take your privacy seriously and are committed to protecting your personal information. This privacy statement outlines how we collect, use, and disclose your personal information when you interact with our website, submit a manuscript or article, or sign up for our newsletter.

Collection of Personal Information: When you visit our website or submit a manuscript, we may collect personal information such as your name, email address, institutional affiliation, and other contact details. We may also collect information about your use of our website, including your IP address, browser type, and browsing behavior.

Use of Personal Information: We use your personal information to process and review manuscript submissions, provide you with access to our website and resources, and communicate with you about our journal and related topics. We may also use your personal information to conduct research and improve our services.

Disclosure of Personal Information: We may share your personal information with our editorial board, reviewers, and other trusted third-party service providers who assist us in providing our services. We may also disclose your personal information if required by law or to protect our rights and interests.

Security of Personal Information: We take appropriate measures to safeguard your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, or loss. However, no data transmission over the internet is completely secure, and we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information.

Retention of Personal Information: We retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected and to comply with applicable legal and regulatory requirements.

Your Rights: You have the right to access and correct your personal information, as well as request the deletion of your personal information in certain circumstances. To exercise these rights or if you have any questions or concerns about our privacy practices, please contact us using the contact details provided on our website.

Changes to this Privacy Statement: We may update this privacy statement from time to time. Any changes will be posted on our website, and your continued use of our website or services after the posting of such changes constitutes your acceptance of the updated privacy statement.