Privacy Policy

Welcome to DAWN Alzheimer’s Research, part of the University of Miami’s John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your information when you visit our website and participate in our research studies.

Information Collection We collect various types of information, including:

  • Personal Identification Information: Name, email address, mailing address, phone number.
  • Health and Genetic Information: Medical history, genetic data relevant to Alzheimer’s research.
  • Web-Based Data: IP address, browser type, operating system, access times, and cookie information.

Use of Information The information we collect is used for the following purposes:

  • To conduct and facilitate research on Alzheimer’s disease.
  • To communicate with participants and provide updates about our research.
  • To improve our website and tailor it to user preferences.
  • For internal analytics and research purposes.

Sharing of Information We may share information with:

  • Research partners and collaborators, under confidentiality agreements.
  • Third-party service providers who assist us in operations and administration.
  • Legal and regulatory authorities, as required by law.

Data Security We implement data security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction of your personal information.

Your Rights You have the right to:

  • Access your personal data.
  • Request correction or deletion of your personal data.
  • Withdraw consent for data use at any time.

Data Retention We retain personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.

Children’s Privacy Our services are not directed to individuals under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children.

Changes to This Policy We may update this policy periodically. We encourage you to review this policy regularly for any changes.

Contact Us For any questions or concerns regarding your privacy, please contact us at

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