Maintaining the privacy of your personal information is very important to our staff. We have taken many precautions to ensure the privacy of your information, including maintaining secure servers and secure transmission of data.
Couples enrolling in one of our research studies are protected by a Certificate of Confidentiality issued by the National Institute of Health. This certificate protects your private information from all legal proceedings. Unless you consent, information from this research study that identifies you will not be shared outside this research except as permitted by you.
- No one can be forced to share your identifiable information for a lawsuit.
- Your information can’t be used as evidence even if there is a court subpoena
Additionally, active-duty service members’ participation and identified responses during the program will not be reported to their commanding officers or the Department of Defense.