Privacy Policy

Schepens Eye Research Institute values the privacy of our donors, event attendees, and those who visit our website, and we are committed to protecting personal information. The Institute does not sell, trade or rent our mailing list, telephone numbers, or e-mail addresses. 

For each visitor to our website, our web server automatically recognizes the consumer's domain name, but not the e-mail address.   We collect only the domain name of visitors to our website and information on what pages guests visit.     The information we collect is used solely for internal review and is then discarded.   It is used to improve the content of our website and is not shared with other organizations or for commercial purposes.   

If someone provides a postal or e-mail address, we will use it to supply requested information or materials.   Periodically, we will mail additional information we think would be of interest or we may write or call to request financial support for the research being conducted at the Institute.   Should you wish not to be contacted, please let us know by writing to the Development Office, Schepens Eye Research Institute, 20 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, or by contacting us via e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Donor privacy is important to us and we are committed to protecting it whenever you use our website, make a financial contribution, or attend an event.