cbhs.wfu.edu is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors that use our Site. cbhs.wfu.edu is a supporter of enhanced protections for Internet privacy. In general, Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society (and our partners) respect your contact information and treat it as private and confidential. cbhs.wfu.edu will not typically give, sell, rent, exchange or otherwise provide your information with anyone else without prior consent or full disclosure. We will notify users of updates to this policy by noting the date of new changes directly below this statement. Policy effective September 1, 2020.
Information We Collect and Receive
Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society collects and retains information about you when you visit or give us information through our website at cbhs.wfu.edu. Any information provided to us is to help understand your needs and interests, to provide you with better service or to keep in contact with you. Any information you provide is kept in strict confidence and is not shared with anyone outside of Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society and this policy applies to all information received by Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society, both online and offline.
cbhs.wfu.edu servers may record the IP address of the computer you are using; the browser software you use and your operating system; the date and time you access our site; and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site. We use this information to measure the number of visitors to different sections of the site, to diagnose and correct system errors, and to improve the site. We do not connect this information to your name or identity, and we periodically delete this information from the server.
Our Site contains links to other websites, including sites that we do not own or operate. Unless otherwise expressly stated, cbhs.wfu.edu is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites, including such sites’ use of any information collected when Site visitors click through links to those sites. We encourage you to read the Privacy Policies of websites linked to our Site.
Personally Identifiable Information
Personally identifiable information is data that can identify an individual, such as a name or an email address. It refers to information that can be used to distinguish or trace an individual’s identity, either alone or when combined with other personal or identifying information that is linked or linkable to a specific individual. We collect this kind of information from you to facilitate transactions that require knowing who the individual is.
Examples of times when we use personally identifiable information
We have a contact form at cbhs.wfu.edu/contact which does ask for your name and email address, both personally identifiable information. This form is provided for the convenience of our site users to reach out to us, ask questions or connect with us online, especially if they have questions outside of business hours. Again, this information is kept in strict confidence and is not shared with anyone outside of Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society.
While Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society uses third party vendors to communicate with you or for analytics reporting, your information, including your email address, will not be sold, shared or disclosed with any third party outside of Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society.
In some cases, Internet cookies and web beacons may be used to give you useful information through third party vendors and advertisements, including Google and Facebook.
You can contact us at any time to request access to information we have about you or to correct or delete any information that Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society has about you. If you have any additional questions about our collection and storage of data, please contact us:
Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society
Phone: (336) 758-4256
- No Representation or Warranty
1.1 The documents, graphics and images published at cbhs.wfu.edu could include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Additionally, we reserve the right to modify the information contained in this website without notice. To the extent permitted by the laws of the United States, information on this website is provided “as is” without warranty, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.
1.2 This site may contain links to other websites, which are completely independent of cbhs.wfu.edu. We make no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of content, completeness or authenticity of the information or opinions contained in any such linked website.
2.1 Your confidential use of this site cannot be guaranteed by us. We shall not be responsible for any harm that you or any person may suffer as a result of a breach of confidentiality in respect to your use of this website.
- Limitation of Damages
3.1 In no event will we, our officers, employees, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, successors or assigns be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, or other consequential loss for any use of this website, or use of any other linked website, even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such loss. The term “loss” includes, without limitation, legal fees, any lost profits, business interruption and loss of programs or other data on your information handling system.
4.1 All right, title and interest (including all copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights) in this website belong to Wake Forest University Center for Bioethics, Health & Society In addition, the names, images and other indicia identifying our products and services are our proprietary marks. All copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights referred to in this website belong to their respective owners.
5.1 Except as expressly provided in clause 5.2, nothing contained in this website shall be construed as conferring any license or right, expressly, by implication, or otherwise, under any of our intellectual property rights, or under any third party’s intellectual property rights, and no part of this website may be reproduced, republished, copied, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means without prior written notice.
5.2 You are hereby granted a nonexclusive, non-transferable, limited license to view, reproduce, print, and distribute materials retrieved from this website provided (a) such materials are used only for informational, non-commercial purposes, and (b) you do not remove or obscure the copyright notice or other notices.
- Linking to this Website
6.1 You may provide links to cbhs.wfu.edu provided (a) you do not remove or obscure our copyright notice, or other notices on this website, (b) you will upon written notice, discontinue providing a link to cbhs.wfu.edu if instructed to do so by us.
- Governing Laws in Case of Dispute
7.1 These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina as they apply to agreements made and solely performed therein.