Privacy Statement

Privacy Statement
World Association for Academic Doctors is dedicated to protecting your privacy and using the technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. We value your trust very highly, and we will work to ensure that your personal information that you provide us will be fully secured and protected. We do not sell or give your personal information to third parties. Unfortunately, despite all of our efforts, there is always a risk that third parties may unlawfully intercept transmissions. This reality is true of all internet use. As a result, we cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit, and you transmit all information at your own risk. This Statement of Privacy applies to the World Association for Academic Doctors Web site and administers data collection and usage. By using the World Association for Academic Doctors website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

World Association for Academic Doctors collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. World Association for Academic Doctors also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by World Association for Academic Doctors. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by World Association for Academic Doctors for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the World Association for Academic Doctors Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through World Association for Academic Doctors public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: World Association for Academic Doctors does not read any of your private online communications.

World Association for Academic Doctors encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from World Association for Academic Doctors so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. World Association for Academic Doctors is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the World Association for Academic Doctors Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

World Association for Academic Doctors collects and uses your personal information to operate the World Association for Academic Doctors Web site and deliver the services you have requested. World Association for Academic Doctors also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from World Association for Academic Doctors and its affiliates World Association for Academic Doctors may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

World Association for Academic Doctors does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. World Association for Academic Doctors may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, World Association for Academic Doctors may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to World Association for Academic Doctors, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

World Association for Academic Doctors does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

World Association for Academic Doctors keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within World Association for Academic Doctors, in order to determine the World Association for Academic Doctors services that are most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within World Association for Academic Doctors to colleagues, partners, and customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

World Association for Academic Doctors Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on World Association for Academic Doctors or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of World Association for Academic Doctors; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of World Association for Academic Doctors, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The World Association for Academic Doctors Web site use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize World Association for Academic Doctors pages, or register with World Association for Academic Doctors site or services, a cookie helps World Association for Academic Doctors to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same World Association for Academic Doctors Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the World Association for Academic Doctors features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the World Association for Academic Doctors services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

World Association for Academic Doctors secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. World Association for Academic Doctors secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

World Association for Academic Doctors will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. World Association for Academic Doctors encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how World Association for Academic Doctors is protecting your information.

Contact Information

World Association for Academic Doctors welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that World Association for Academic Doctors has not adhered to this Statement, please contact World Association for Academic Doctors at info@wafad.org
We will use reasonable efforts to promptly regulate and remedy the issue.