Protecting your personal information
We collect no personal information about you unless you choose to provide that
information to us. We do not use techniques that collect personal information about you
without your knowledge.
How we use non-personal information
Our site's operating system may automatically record some general information about
your visit, such as:
The Internet domain for your Internet service provider, such as 'company.com' or
'service.ca' and the IP address of the computer accessing the website, such as 'ppp-55
The type of browser (such as 'Safari version x' or 'Internet Explorer version x') you are
The type of operating system you are using (such as Macintosh, Unix, or Windows)
The date and time you visit our site and the web pages that you visit on our site, along
with the address of the previous website you were visiting, if you linked to us from
another web site.
We use this information for statistical analysis to help us make our site more useful to
users. We may disclose this non-personal information to third parties such as suppliers,
clients or advertisers and/or use it for auditing purposes. This tracking system does not
record personal information about individuals or link this information to any personal
We may use 'cookies' that identify you as a return visitor. A cookie is a piece of data that
a website can send to your browser, which may then store the cookie on your hard
drive. So, when you come back to visit us again, we can tailor information to suit your
individual preferences. The goal is to save you time and provide you with a more
meaningful visit and to measure website activity. Cookies do not contain any
personally identifying information. Browsers allow you to disable cookie collection if you
wish, or inform you when a cookie is being stored on your hard drive.
What about spam?
You will not receive marketing email from the Saskatchewan Health Research
Foundation unless you have consented to receive it.
From time to time we may use email as a way to keep in touch with our existing
customers and other interested individuals. However, we do not send 'spam' (unsolicited
If you agree to receive email communications from us, every email message we send
you will include an email address to which you can respond. If at any time you decide
you do not want to receive marketing email from us, simply let us know and we will
remove your name and email address from our marketing lists. We will do the same
with your mailing address and telephone number on request.
When you leave this site
This policy discloses the privacy practices for our website. However, our site contains
links to other sites. Once you link to another site, you are subject to the privacy and
security policies of the new site. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of all
websites you visit, especially if you share any personal information.