HeLx CommonsShare Statement of Privacy
Last modified May 10, 2019
HeLx CommonsShare is operated by a team of researchers associated with the Renaissance Computing Institute at University of North Carolina (UNC) and funded by the National Institutes of Health. The services are hosted in the commercial cloud supported by participating institutions including the Renaissance Computing Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, National Jewish Health, and RTI International. In the following these are referred to as participating institutions.
We respect your privacy. We will only use your personal identification information to support and manage your use of hydroshare.org, including the use of tracking cookies to facilitate commonsshare.org security procedures. The participating institutions and the National Institutes of Health (which funds HeLx commonsshare.org development) regularly request commonsshare.org usages statistics and other information. Usage of commonsshare.org is monitored and usage statistics are collected and reported on a regular basis. Commonsshare.org also reserves the right to contact you to request additional information or to keep you updated on changes to Commonsshare.org. You may opt out of receiving newsletters and other non-essential communications. No information that would identify you personally will be provided to sponsors or third parties without your permission.
While CommonsShare uses policies and procedures to manage the access to content according to the access control settings set by users all information posted or stored on commonsshare.org is potentially available to other users of commonsshare.org and the public. The participating institutions and commonsshare.org disclaim any responsibility for the preservation of confidentiality of such information. Do not post or store information on commonsshare.org if you expect to or are obligated to protect the confidentiality of that information.