As part of the services available at AACPM.ORG and other AACPM controlled websites, such as CASPRWEB.ORG and DPMCLERKSHIPS.ORG, certain types of information are gathered about Users.
Personal data may also be used by AACPM, its employees, consultants, and contractors, to assist us in streamlining and improving the admission process for both applicants and schools. AACPM does not use personal data for promotional or marketing purposes except as related to AACPM’s role in encouraging podiatric medical education.. Our websites also collect aggregated data, such as information about traffic on our websites and patterns of use on our sites. This includes which pages are visited, products are purchased, or feedback given by Users. This information is aggregated to assist us with making improvements to the site and to provide statistics about the effectiveness of our website. Aggregated information may include IP addresses identifying User computers but these addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information about the User. Cookies, small data files used by most major websites for recordkeeping, are also used by AACPM’s websites to collect information and improve the User experience.