Privacy Policy

Background and Purpose

The Community for Emerging and Zoonotic Diseases (CEZD) is committed to protecting and respecting the privacy of visitors to its Website (the “CEZD Website”). This privacy policy explains how we collect, use, and disclose solely the personal information you provide to CAHSS through the CAHSS Website. The term “personal information” refers to any information that identifies you.



No personal information is required to visit or browse the CEZD Website.


Technical Support

If you request technical support, in order for us to respond to your request, the following information will be required:
• Name;
• Email address;
• Technical details of incident


A Note on Session Cookies

When you visit CEZD’s website, we collect certain information from your browser using "cookies". Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer. We may use cookies to save user settings and streamline the user experience. Your browser software allows you to disable and delete cookies.
Disabling or deleting cookies will not restrict your use of the CEZD Website. However, disabling cookies could mean that you may be unable to use certain features such as saved searches or personal settings. You will still be able to access all information and services.


How to Manage Cookies

It is possible to stop your browser from accepting cookies altogether by changing your browser’s cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the “Options” or “Preferences” menu of your browser. You can use the “Help” option in your browser.


Links to Third Party Websites

The CEZD Website may contain links to other websites that operate independently of CEZD and are not under our control. We provide links to other websites solely for your convenience and information. Other websites may have their own privacy notices, which we suggest you review if you visit any linked websites. CEZD is not responsible for the privacy practices of these organizations or the information that is collected through those websites or for any other use or disclosure of information by the operators of those websites. We encourage you to be aware when you leave the CEZD site and to read the privacy statements of websites that collect personally identifiable information.


Changes to the Privacy Policy

CEZD regularly reviews all of its policies and procedures and we may change our privacy policy from time to time without notice. The last time this privacy policy was updated will appear at the bottom of the page. If we change our practices in processing personal information, it will be reflected in the “Last Updated” date at the bottom of this policy. This way you will always know what information we collect, how we use it and with whom it is shared. Your continued use of the CEZD Website after the effective date of any changes to this privacy policy constitutes your acceptance of all such changes.


Contact Us

Please use the Contact Us page to direct any questions, comments, or concerns regarding our privacy policy.

Last updated: March 2021

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