Welcome to Novo Nordisk Medical Education

The information on this website is intended for healthcare professionals only and is provided solely for the purpose of scientific exchange. By accessing this website you accept this legal disclaimer and you expressly confirm your status as a healthcare professional.


This website is not country specific and may therefore contain information that is not applicable to your country. The website is not intended to provide medical advice and/or treatment guidance. Therefore, before prescribing any product, always refer to information approved by regulatory authorities in your country such as the prescribing information and/or the Summary of Product Characteristics. Novo Nordisk accepts no liability for the accuracy, completeness or use of information on this website, and disclaims any liability to update the information contained on this website.

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1.1    A cookie is a text file that is placed by the server of a website in the browser of your computer or on your mobile device when you visit the website. The cookie contains a unique code that allows Novo Nordisk to recognize your browser during your visit to our website (called a “session” cookie), or later at repeated visits (called “persistent” cookie). Each cookie is unique to your web browser. Cookies may be placed by the server of the website you are visiting or by partners that cooperate with us this website, so called “third party cookies”. 


Cookies generally make the interaction between the user and the website easier and faster and help the user to navigate between the different parts of a website. Cookies may also be used to make the content of the website more relevant for the visitor and to adapt it to his personal tastes and needs.

2.1    The owner of medicaleducation.novonordisk.com is: 

Novo Nordisk A/S
Novo Alle 1
DK-2880 Bagsvaerd
Tel. + 45 4444 8888

Novo Nordisk uses cookies to enhance the functionality of the website by storing your preferences. On medicaleducation.novonordisk.com Novo Nordisk uses necessary cookies, functional/preference cookies, analytical/statistical cookies and tracking cookies.


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2.2.1 These cookies are essential in order to visit the site and to use certain parts. Necessary cookies cannot be rejected as the website will not work properly without them.  


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2.4    Analytical/statistical cookies

2.4.1 We use analytical/statistical cookies to collect information about the use of our website, with the intention to improve the content, to match it to the wishes of the visitors, and to increase the serviceability.


2.5    Tracking cookies

2.5.1 These are cookies that we use to offer you personalized and more relevant content, to determine how many times certain content has already been shown, to track data about previous visits and to share collected data with our third-party partners involved. They are used on the website and placed on your device by our third-party partners.


2.5.2 On this website we use tracking cookies for profiling purposes to plan, manage and execute communications and interactions with you and to target and conduct segmentation activities to best address and anticipate your professional and scientific needs and to improve the quality of our interactions and services by adapting our offerings to your specific needs. As part hereof your personal data is processed as described under 4.5 of the Notice on Processing of Personal data.


2.5.3 You may at any point in time decline tracking cookies. You can do so by managing your cookie settings under the tab [Tracking]. Please check the footer of the page to manage your cookies preference by clicking on Cookie settings.


2.6    The use of analytical/statistical, functional/preference and tracking cookies on medicaleducation.novonordisk.com require consent from the user. The user may at any time withdraw their consent to use cookies. See section 5 of this Cookie Policy for information about cookie management and deletion of cookies. 

3.1    Novo Nordisk may use cookies from third-party partners, which are cookies that are placed in the user’s browser by a third-party that is not Novo Nordisk. The data, which is collected using third-party cookies will not be available to Novo Nordisk but will only be collected and used by the third-party for their own purposes. Novo Nordisk may e.g. embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube. As a result, when you visit a Novo Nordisk website with content embedded from other websites, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. Novo Nordisk does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third-party website for more information about their use of cookies.
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5.2     If you wish to restrict or block the use cookies, you must indicate your preferences via the cookie banner shown on the website. You may also restrict the use of cookies through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.


5.3    Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.


5.4    Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact the functionality of medicaleducation.novonordisk.com.

6.1    When you visit our website, we automatically collect general information about your computer and its location as well as the website you came from, if applicable. Information from necessary, functional/preference and analytical/statistical cookies cannot be used to identify you as an individual. This information is only used in aggregate form to inform us where our visitors come from, what they look at and act on, and where the most time is spent.


6.2    However, please be aware that tracking cookies enable us to identify you as an individual as described further in the Notice on Processing of Personal Data. You may at any time decline the use of tracking cookies on this website if you do not wish to be tracked while on our website. You can do so by managing your cookie settings under the tab [Tracking]. Please click here and disable tracking cookies under [Tracking] cookies.


6.2.1 Whenever we ask you for any personally identifiable information that can be used to identify you as an individual you will be notified hereof and if necessary, we will ask for your consent. We will always provide an explanation as to why we collect the information, how we collect it, how we store it and how we plan on treating and using it.


6.2.2 We will only collect and store personally identifiable information for the purpose stated during the collecting process. When we finish processing your information for the stated purpose(s), we will erase and destroy it to ensure your privacy.


6.2.3 Some data are collected by using cookies based on our legitimate interest in and for the purpose of improvement of our website and your user experience, statistical purposes for our website, functional purposes for use of our website and to enable us to optimise the use of our website.


6.2.4 For each type of cookie used to collect personal data for specified purposes, Novo Nordisk will only process the personal data collected via cookies for the specific purposes for which you have provided your consent in the cookie banner.


6.2.5 All your personal data will be treated in confidence and will only be used in compliance with the purposes stated above or, or as set out expressly in the Notice on Processing of Personal Data.


6.2.6 Novo Nordisk may engage third party service providers and they will have access to and process your personal data and we may transfer personal data to other Novo Nordisk group entities.


6.2.7 If a third party provider processes your personal data outside the EU/EEA, this will take place based on the EU Commission’s Standard Contractual Clauses and the transfer to other Novo Nordisk group entities outside the EU/EEA will be based on Novo Nordisk’s Binding Corporate Rules, which you can find here.


6.2.8 According to the data protection rules you have the following rights. To exercise these rights, please contact Novo Nordisk on privacy@novonordisk.com.


• You can get an overview of what personal data we have about you;


• You can get a copy of your personal data in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format;


• You can get an update or correction to your personal data;


• You can have your personal data deleted or destroyed;


• You can have us stop or limit processing of your personal data;


• If you have given consent for us to process your personal data, you can withdraw your consent at any time. Your withdrawal will not affect the lawfulness of the processing carried out before you withdrew your consent;


• You can submit a complaint about how we process your personal data to a Data Protection Authority.


Under applicable law, there may be limits on these rights depending on the specific circumstances of the processing activity. Contact us as described in Section 1 with questions or requests relating to these rights.


Please learn more about our position on data privacy.