Privacy Regulations



The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a regulation in EU law,  which protects the privacy of European Union’s (EU) residents' personal data.

The George Washington University is committed to adhering to the requirements of the GDPR.

US Department of Health and Human Services


HIPAA - The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act is a Federal law that requires the protection and confidential handling of protected healthy information.

The HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules protect the privacy and security of health information and provide individuals with certain rights to their health information.