Privacy Policy

KevinMD, LLC运行本网站(“网站”)nd the services related to or offered on the Site (the “Services”). These Services may include, without limitation, tools, applications, email services, bulletin and message boards, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, calendars and downloadable mobile applications related to the Site or provided through the Site. KevinMD also contains advertisements, promotions and sponsored areas that are sold by Everyday Health Media, LLC (“EHM”).

We provide you this privacy policy (the “Policy”) to help you understand the kinds of information we may gather about you when you visit the Site or use any of our Services, how we may use and disclose the information, and how you can control, correct and/or update the information. Our legal basis for collecting and processing your personal data is based on your consent, which can be withdrawn as described below, or that the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract, i.e., a precondition to our agreement to provide you with medical information.

To be clear about the terminology we are using, when we use the phrase “Personal Data: or Information” in this Policy, we mean information that can be used to identify or contact a person, like a person’s full name, address, email address or phone number. When we use the phrase “Anonymous Information” in this Policy, we mean information that cannot reasonably be used to identify individual persons.



1。What Personal Data We Collect

We receive information about you in the following ways:

A. Information You Voluntarily Provide Us


  1. 当您注册网站或参加CME活动时,您可以为我们提供某些信息,包括您的姓名,电子邮件地址,密码,人口统计信息,许可状态或AMA ME编号和实践区域;188bet金宝搏亚洲
  2. to engage a Site’s social networking function, you may add to your profile by providing information about your interests;
  3. if you sign-up to receive a newsletter, or participate in social networking activities, you may provide us contact information (e.g., email or physical address); and
  4. when you participate in sponsored or unsponsored market research surveys you may be asked to provide personal information in addition to providing your responses to the survey questions; and
  5. you may provide us with Personal Information in the course of email, or customer support interactions.
    You may choose not to provide us with certain information, but this may stop you from gaining access to a Service or limit the features that you can use. For more information, please see the How We Use Your Information section below

B. Information We Collect Through Your Use of the Site



We may gather information from third party sources, including governmental agencies, other aggregators of health consumption information or business partners. Online and/or offline information received from third parties may be combined with the information already collected from you via the Site and Services. The third party information is used for a variety of purposes including to verify other information about you (e.g., verify your mailing address to send you requested products or services) and to enhance the content and advertising provided to you. Information from third parties may also be used to verify and update registration information and confirm licensure status.

2. How We Use Personal Data

Your Personal Data will be used in the ways described below or as described at the time that the information is collected.

A. Advertising

您看到的广告是基于以下方式定制的:(i)您提供的信息(例如,年龄,性别,陈述领域和个人资料中的其他信息);188bet金宝搏亚洲(ii)可以通过您的IP地址,移动设备或其他方式确定的地理位置信息;(iii)从第三方或(iv)您在网站上访问或使用服务的数据(通常称为“行为广告”)。请看饼干和有针对性的广告后面的一节以获取更多信息的使用cookies and the information collected for Behavioral Advertising.


B. To Provide the Site and Services

Your Personal Information is used as necessary or appropriate to provide you the Site and Services, including to:

  1. administer your account;
  2. 提供CME并确保您从我们认可的CME提供商那里获得适当的CME信用;
  3. register you and provide you access to the Site or Services;
  4. respond to your inquiries or requests that you direct to us;
  5. fulfill your requests for products or services;
  6. 发送有关网站或服务的通信和管理电子邮件;
  7. personalize and better tailor the features, performance and support of the Site and Services for your use;
  8. 向您发送促销/营销信息,新闻通讯,提供或其他有关我们认为对您特别感兴趣的机会和功能的信息;
  9. 提高网站和服务的质量,并分析,基准和对用户数据和用户与网站和服务进行交互的研究。

3. Cookies and Similar Technologies


“Cookies” are small pieces of information that a website places on your browser when you visit that website. Cookies may be used to provide you with a more personal and interactive experience with the Site and Services. For example, cookies may be used to control what advertisements you see, the sequence of advertisements and to make sure you don’t see the same advertisement too many times. For polls, cookies may be used to help ensure that an individual can’t vote more than once on a particular question or issue. We do not store Personal Information in any cookies on your computer.

Cookies can be removed by following your Internet browser’s directions within the help tab. In order to use certain Services offered through the Site, your web browser must accept cookies. If you choose to disable cookies, some aspects of the Site may not work properly, and you may not be able to access our Services.


An “Internet Protocol Address” or “IP Address” is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer when you use the Internet. We, or our service providers, may use your IP Address when you access the Site or Services or use other means to assist with delivering geographically targeted content and advertisements.


EHM and other companies that we work with may use cookies for purposes including understanding web usage patterns of users who see advertisements on the Site, controlling the sequence of advertisements you see, making sure you don’t see the same advertisement too many times, determining your interests and tailoring advertisements and promotions based on those interests. For example, if you read an article about a particular health condition on the Site, cookies from a vendor may be used to later serve you an advertisement for a product related to the viewed article. These third party vendors may connect information about pages you visit on our Site with information about pages you visit on other websites and show you advertising based on this combined information. The advertisement may appear when you are visiting a different section of the Site or any other website on the Internet if the website also has a relationship with our vendor.

您可以选择通过单击在网站上限制行为广告这里and opting-out of cookies placed by those vendors listed. After you opt-out, you will still see advertisements but the advertising may not be as relevant to your interests. If you change your computer, change your browser, or delete your cookies, you will need to renew your opt-out. The Site currently is not setup to process or respond to “Do Not Track” settings or signals from web browsers.

We do adhere to the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising of the Digital Advertising Alliance (for more information click这里).


Advertisers or other third parties on the Site may also engage in Behavioral Advertising and use cookies and web beacons in the manner described above. We do not control these advertisers or other parties’ use of cookies or web beacons or what they do with the information they collect. Many third party vendors that engage in Behavioral Advertising participate in the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) and/or the Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) and abide by NAI and/or DAA principles. If you wish to opt out of participating in advertising programs conducted by NAI and DAA members or learn more about the NAI and DAA, please go to theNAI Opt-Outwebsite andDAA选择页并按照说明。选择退出后,您仍然会看到广告,但是广告可能与您的兴趣不那么相关。如果更改计算机,更改浏览器或删除cookie,则需要续订选择退出。


Your Personal Information may be shared with third parties as specifically approved by you or under the circumstances described below. If you do not want us to use or disclose Personal Information collected about you in the ways identified in this Policy, you should not use the Site or Services.

A. Disclosure to CME Providers

可以向我们认可的CME提供商披露本网站中CME计划参与者的个人信息,以确保参与者获得适当的CME信用。If you do not wish your personally identifying information so disclosed, then you must not participate in the CME Program, and by choosing to participate in the CME program you are thereby agreeing to the disclosure of your personally identifying information for the purposes outlined herein and on the CME page of the Site.

B. Sharing of Information with Advertisers

当你接触到的广告rvices (whether on the Site or in a newsletter, app or another Service) or visit an advertiser supported area on the Services, EHM may provide your personal information (such as name, specialty, NPI number, and country of residence) and information about your engagement with the Services (e.g., whether you viewed, interacted with or requested information about promotional content) to advertisers and/or such advertisers’ agents as well as to potential advertisers and their agents. While engaging with a promotional program on the Site, you may also be asked to provide additional Personal Information which may be used to supplement the information that you provided during registration. We will not provide these third parties with your personal contact information such as email or postal address without your consent. We are not responsible for how these third parties use your information.

C. Disclosure for Legal Reasons


D. Agents and Contractors

We may provide your Personal Information to service providers who work on our behalf or help us to operate our business, the Site and the Services. Examples of such service providers include vendors and suppliers that provide us with technology, services and/or content for sending email, analyzing data, research, providing advertising and marketing assistance and providing customer service. Access to your Personal Information by these service providers is limited to the information reasonably necessary to perform their limited functions.



F. Contests, Sweepstakes and Promotions.


G. Research, Sponsors and Ways That You Approve at the Time of Collection.

We may collect Personal Information about you and share it with third parties to the extent that you give us permission at the time of collection. We sometimes gather Personal Information on behalf of a sponsor in association with an offer or promotion. When participating in a survey, in addition to providing your responses to the survey questions, you may provide Personal Information that may be combined with information that you have already provided at registration or that we have received from third party sources. We may provide this information to third parties including the survey sponsor or the promotion sponsor. In such a case, we will provide you clear notice at the time of collection that the information is being collected on the sponsor’s behalf.


We may share your Personal Information with any of our subsidiaries, joint ventures or other companies under common control. Additionally, in the event we go through a business transition such as a merger, acquisition by another company or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your Personal Information may be among the assets transferred. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and are permitted by this Policy.

5. Message Boards and Chats

We may make message boards and other interactive forums available as part of the Services. You should be aware that any information which you post to these interactive forums or otherwise choose to make publicly available, including your Personal Information, may be disclosed and available to all users who have access to that portion of the Site or Services. By using these interactive forums, you agree that we are not responsible for any information that you disclose or communicate in such forums, and any disclosures you make are at your own risk.


该网站和服务不适合18岁以下的儿童。我们没有故意从18岁以下的个人那里收集个人信息。如果您未满18岁,则不应在网站或服务上注册或提供个人信息。如果您是您相信已经向我们披露个人信息的孩子的父母或监护人,请contact usso that we may delete and remove such child’s information from our systems.

7. Co-branded Sections of the Site

Certain portions of the Site may be co-branded with a business partner and subject to a different privacy policy that is the partner’s privacy policy (the “Co-branded Policy”). The partner’s collection, use and dissemination practices regarding any data or Personal Information provided by, or obtained from users of these co-branded portions of the Site will be governed by the Co-branded Policy. Please read the Co-branded Policy for each co-branded site before providing any Personal Information.


该网站可能链接到网站运营的第三parties that we do not control. We do not monitor, control or endorse the information collection or privacy practices of any third parties. We encourage you to become familiar with the privacy practices of every website you visit and to contact them if you have any questions about their respective privacy policies and practices. This Policy applies solely to information collected by us through the Site or Services and does not apply to these third party websites. The ability to access information of third parties from the Site or Services, or links to other websites or locations, is for your convenience only and does not signify our endorsement of such third parties, their products, services, websites, locations or their content.

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We reserve the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Policy at any time and without prior notice, and any changes will become effective immediately upon being posted unless we advise you otherwise. Your continued use of the Site or Services after this Policy has been amended shall be deemed to be your continued acceptance of the terms and conditions of the Policy, as amended. We encourage you to bookmark this webpage and review this Policy regularly.



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