Privacy Policy

Welcome to the The Stanley Laboratory of the Johns Hopkins University website (the “Website”). This page explains the terms and conditions governing your use of our Website. By accessing or using the Website, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not agree with any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use the Website.

Protecting your privacy is important to us. We adhere to the applicable laws and regulations, including the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). Our Privacy Policy explains how we collect, store, process, disclose, and transfer your Personal Information when you use our Website or Services. By using our Website or Services, you consent to the collection, storage, processing, disclosure, and transfer of your Personal Information in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

1. Access

We collect your Personal Information directly from you, third parties, and automatically through our Website. You may access the Personal Information shared by you with us, and you can choose to share additional Personal Information with us by writing to us at [email protected].

2. Consent

By choosing the Opt-In option on the Website, providing us with your personal information, or availing our services, you consent to the collection, storage, processing, disclosure, and transfer of your Personal Information in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the GDPR. You acknowledge that you have provided your Personal Information freely and with the understanding of how it will be used.

3. Control Over Your Personal Information

]If you’d like to correct the Personal Information we hold about you, please contact our Grievance Officer at the same address. Please note that revoking your consent might limit your ability to use our Services or Website.

4. Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time without advance notice. Please refer to the “Last Updated” date at the end of the Privacy Policy for the latest version.

5. Personal Information Collected

We collect various types of Personal Information, including but not limited to your name, birth date, gender, address, phone number, email address, health information, financial information, login credentials, usage details, IP address, and browser information. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for a detailed list of the Personal Information we collect.

6. How We Collect Personal Information

We collect your Personal Information through various methods, including but not limited to patient registration forms, interactions with our healthcare professionals, website registration, service usage, and cookies. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for a detailed explanation of how we collect Personal Information.

7. Use of Personal Information

We use your Personal Information for various purposes, including providing services, improving our Website and Services, contacting you for appointments and announcements, sending promotional materials, advertising products and services, responding to legal requests, and conducting research and analysis. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for a detailed list of how we use Personal Information.

8. Sharing and Transferring of Personal Information

By sharing your Personal Information with us, you authorize us to exchange, transfer, share, or disclose your Personal Information to our affiliates, partners, service providers, banks, financial institutions, and any other entities as required by law. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for more information on how we share and transfer Personal Information.

9. Use of Cookies

We may store temporary or permanent cookies on your computer. You can choose to block or erase these cookies, but it may affect your ability to use certain features of our Website. Our use of cookies is further detailed in our Privacy Policy.

10. Security

We have implemented reasonable security measures to protect your Personal Information. However, please note that the internet is not 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your Personal Information. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for more information on our security practices.

11. Third-Party References and Links

Our Website may contain references to third parties and links to third-party websites. These references and links do not imply endorsement by The Stanley Laboratory of the Johns Hopkins University, and we are not responsible for the content, terms of use, privacy policies, and practices of these third-party websites. Please use caution and review the terms and policies of these third-party websites.

12. Do-Not-Track Requests

We currently do not honor “Do Not Track” signals or other similar mechanisms. As standards develop, we will revisit this issue and update our practices if necessary.

13. Rectification/Correction of Personal Information

If you need to update or correct your Personal Information, please email us, and we will make reasonable efforts to incorporate the changes.

14. Compliance with Laws

You must comply with the applicable laws of your country when using our Website and Services.

15. Term of Storage of Personal Information

We will store your Personal Information for a minimum period of three years from the last use of our Services or Website, or as required by law.

16. Grievance Officer

If you have any concerns or grievances regarding the processing of your Personal Information, please contact [email protected]. We will strive to resolve your issues in a timely manner.