Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine and Graduate School of Medicine Hokkaido University website.
Your privacy is very important to us. Simply stated, our policy is to collect no personal information about you when you visit our website unless you choose to make such information available to us.

When you visit our website, our web server automatically recognizes only the Internet domain and IP address from which you accessed our website. This information does not result in the identification of your personal e-mail address or other personal information.

In addition, we gather information regarding the volume and timing of access to our website by collecting information on the date, time and website pages accessed by visitors. We do this so we can improve the content of our website and this information is not shared with other organizations. Again, only aggregate information is collected and individual visitors’ personal information is not identified.

We will not disclose any personal information to other third parties or government agencies, unless required to do so by law or in support of university sponsored programs.

If we are required to disclose information about you by law, we will make every effort to notify you of the disclosure in advance.

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