Privacy Policy

The following information addresses privacy as it relates to users of (the “Site”). 

 We are committed to maintaining the privacy of all individuals who use the Site.  We value your trust and understand that this requires that we be transparent and accountable about how we handle the information you choose to share with us. We do not trade, rent or sell the information of our Site users. 

Personal Information we collect and how we use it

No personal information (which means personally-identifiable information including, without limitation, name, street address, telephone number, screen name and email address) about you is collected from use of this Site.

IP Addresses

The web servers we use automatically collect information including but not limited the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computers that access our site, browser type and the pages viewed on the Site. An IP address is a number that is assigned to your computer when you access the Internet. It is not truly personally identifiable information because many different individuals can access the Internet via the same computer. We use this information in aggregate form to understand how our site is used and how we can better serve visitors.

Cookies and Google Analytics

Similar to many websites, the Site uses digital cookies (small pieces of information that are stored on hard drives of your computer, which allows us to “remember” information about your preferences and allows you to move within areas of our site quickly and easily) to gather trend data concerning traffic on the Site for statistical analysis. We also anonymously capture information about how users interact with our site and what pages they visit. This information is used for auditing, tracking and targeted marketing purposes and to improve the Content of the Site. The data we collect is used both collectively and individually for website research to create a better experience for the users of this site. This information may be linked to you or your internet provider address. You can choose 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. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the Site.
This Site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies to assist Alpha Cog to analyze how visitors use the Site and to analyze the information generated by the cookies (which includes your IP address). This information is transmitted to and stored by Google. Google uses the information for the purposes of compiling reports on Site activity for Alpha Cog, evaluating your use of the Site and providing other services to Alpha Cog related to internet usage and website activity. By using this Site you agree to the use of Google Analytics. For more information on Google’s privacy policy, please visit their website:

The Neurobiology of Depression and Aging Program may update the privacy provisions from time to time, but the most current version will always be posted to this Site as part of these Terms of Use. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.

Questions or concerns regarding the handling of personal information may be directed to

This policy was updated on July 14th 2020