Privacy

The Alberta Pregnancy Outcomes and Nutrition (APrON) study maintains the confidentiality and privacy of individuals' personal and health information while collecting, using and disclosing information in compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and the Health Information Act. APrON supports the right of individuals or their authorized representatives to access and request corrections to their personal and health information, subject to any specific restrictions in the legislation.

APrON will not collect, use or disclose personal or health information in any manner that is not in accordance with its established policies and the policies of the health research ethics boards of the University of Calgary and University of Alberta.

This web site may collect personal information when you voluntarily complete any online application, request form or survey. Personal information collected for such purposes will not be used for any other purposes and accessible only to APrON staff. Any visitor information collected such as the visitor's Internet Protocol address, web browser and pages accessed is used internally in aggregate form to better serve you by helping us manage and improve the content of our web site and to diagnose technical problems. If you have any questions about our privacy policies and practices, please contact the Project Manager Andrea Deane at andrea.deane@albertahealthservices.ca