Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease is committed to protecting the privacy of its visitors. Information gathered through the ISACHD website is used to monitor our site's effectiveness and to respond to your questions and requests.

What information do we collect and how do we use it?

Through this website we may collect anonymous information about the domain name (.com, .net, .edu, .gov) of a visitor's server (i.e., the name of the internet service provider's computer that funnels traffic to the internet) but use it for measurement purposes only. These measurements provide web site statistics, such as the number of visitors, "hits", and top pages transmitted. Knowing how the site is used, helps us develop plans for improvement of the site. The data we collect are totals of those visiting from a domain and are not traceable to individual visitors.

We do not automatically collect email addresses or other personal information unless you provide it on a form, survey or email message. The information we collect is used in the following ways:

 

  • The International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease does not sell, trade, or rent personal information about its website visitors, except as noted below. You may request to have your name removed from these mailing lists. Please email us at info@isachd.org and provide your full name, mailing address, and a sentence requesting deletion of your email address and/or postal information from our files.

  • Email addresses provided to us through the mailing list or when making a donation are used to distribute electronic newsletters and announcements. In these cases, the visitor will have the opportunity to unsubscribe or request removal from future email inclusion.

  • When you pay your dues or make a donation online, we need to know your name, email address, mailing address, credit card number, and expiration date in order to successfully process, fulfill, and acknowledge your payment or donation. Secure server software encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us. All purchases through the bookstore are processed exclusively through Amazon.com and are subject to their terms and conditions.

  • ISACHD periodically exchanges only the names and mailing addresses of our members, donors and subscribers. We do not provide information about the amount donated or its purpose, or the products or publications that you purchased from us or through the bookstore. You may request that we not sell or exchange your name and mailing information by sending an email message to info@isachd.org that includes your full name, mailing address and a request that we not exchange your information with other organizations.

  • Members receive periodic mailings from the International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease via the postal service. If you do not wish to receive such mailings please provide your full name, mailing address, and a sentence requesting deletion of your postal information from our files, and email it to info@isachd.org, or you can write to us at ISACHD, 1500 Sunday Drive, Suite 102, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA.

By using the International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease website, you consent to the collection and use of the information described above. Any changes to this policy will be posted.

 

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