Privacy Policy

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is a non-profit organization committed to protecting the privacy of those using our resources and services.  The purpose of this policy is to inform you of the information we collect and how it is protected and used.

Collection and Use of Information

Information you Provide

When participating in an educational activity, you may provide information such as your email address, specialty and responses to questions. We store this information and, in an anonymized and aggregated format, it may be shared with accreditors and partners.  Additionally, we may use your email address and specialty to inform you of new activities in your area of expertise.  In such cases, we may share your email address with a third party company to send the email and such third party company will be prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.

When using the Contact Us section of the website, you provide various information entirely at your discretion.  We store the information you voluntarily provide, and use it to contact you for matters related to the purpose for which you gave it to us. We do not share this information with other organizations or use it for commercial purposes other than those you directly request.

If you create an account on education.annenberg.net, this information will become subject to the terms and privacy policy of EthosCE, which may have different rules about tracking and data usage. To ensure your privacy is protected, we recommend that you review the EthosCE privacy statement and the privacy statements of any other Internet sites that you visit which may link to the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences website or any Annenberg Center for Health Sciences email.

Information Automatically/Passively Collected

The information that we collect with passive methods may include your IP address, information about how you interact with the site, browser type, system type, device type, the content and pages that you access, the date and time you view pages, and the page from which you navigated.  This statistical usage information is anonymized and used to help us improve our website.

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences uses Google Analytics, a Web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, as well as other technology, to help us analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google. We use Google Analytics for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website.  For information about how Google will use your information, please visit http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.

Security

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences maintains its databases and systems in accordance with industry standards to protect user information. However, it cannot guarantee the security of this information at all times due to factors including unauthorized use, hardware or software failure, accidental disclosure and other factors that may compromise the security of user information.

Changes to Policy

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences reserves the right to change the provisions of this policy at any time.  In such an event, any changes will be posted to www.annenberg.net.

Opt-Out and Updating Information

To opt out of email marketing, please use the Contact Us form and provide the exact email address you would like removed.  You may also use the form to update your contact information.

Contact Us

Use the Contact us form, write to Annenberg Center for Health Sciences, 39000 Bob Hope Drive, Dinah Shore Building, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270, or call 760-773-4500.