Privacy Policy

Posted: August 15, 2017

Probe Lab is an independent laboratory dedicated to the development and practice of mobile medical and educational software in the field of ultrasonography. Our mission is to promote the development of ultrasonography through passion, rigor, and the relentless pursuit of innovation. That mission covers  our website, applications, and services. Our privacy policy describes what Personal Data we collect online and how we use and share that information.

If you have any questions about how we handle or protect your Personal Data, please contact us through privacy@probe-lab.com.

BY USING THE SERVICES YOU CONSENT TO THE COLLECTION, USE AND TRANSFER OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA FOR PROCESSING AS DESCRIBED IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully, as your access to and use of the Services signifies that you have read and agree to all terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with any part of this Privacy Policy or our Terms and Conditions, please do not access or continue to use any of the Services or otherwise submit your Personal Data.

Who We Are

We are Probe Lab, an independent laboratory focused on Internet education and innovation in ultrasound medicine. We provide internet and mobile application based services including the apps linked to below:

Probe Lab – Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Thigh

TI-RADS – Thyroid Ultrasound

Fetal Ultrasound – Biometry Calculator & Database

Information We Collect

Probe Lab collects information to operate our business and provide you with innovative educational and medical solutions related to ultrasonography. We collect both Personal Data and Other Information in support of these efforts.

We collect Personal Data in the following ways:

  1. When you register with us, we collect registration and demographic details (.e.g.,  username and password, email address, date of birth and your specialty).
  2. When you connect with us through social media, we may collect account or profile information.
  3. When you take surveys and enter challenges, promotions, contests, and sweepstakes, we collect contact, demographic and eligibility information.
  4. When we supplement your information, we collect additional Personal Data about you.
  5. At any time in any case, We will not collect precise real time information about the location of your mobile device.

How We Use Personal Data

Probe Lab uses the data we collect to operate our business, advertise and provide our products and Services, improve existing products and services, develop new products and services, and to improve and personalize your experiences interacting with us. We also use your Personal Data to communicate with you and to deliver advertising that may be more relevant to you.

We use the information we collect to:

  1. Operate our business and provide our Services to individuals and communities.
  2. Personalize experiences on our Services, better understand our users and gain consumer insights.
  3. Support research and academic research.
  4. Tailor our advertising and marketing.
  5. Communicate with you and respond to your requests.

How We Disclose Personal Data

Probe Lab will only disclose your Personal Data with your knowledge and as stated in this Privacy Policy or as indicated at the time of collection. This includes disclosures that will enable us to fulfill our obligations to you, and allows us to manage our business operations. We will only share your Personal Data with third parties in certain limited instances, namely with your consent, or as is necessary to provide a product, service, or feature that you have requested.

Information Security

Probe Lab is committed to protecting the security of your Personal Data. We protect your information against unauthorized access, theft, and loss. We also recommend that you take additional measures to protect yourself and your information, such as installing anti-virus software, closing browsers after use, keeping confidential your log-in credentials and passwords, and making sure that you regularly update software and apps you have downloaded to ensure you have enabled the latest security features on your devices.

Data Retention

Probe Lab will retain your Personal Data for as long as you maintain an Account or as needed to provide you the Services. We will also retain and use your Personal Data as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Children

We do not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under 13. If you become aware that a child has provided us with Personal Data without parental consent, please contact us through privacy@probe-lab.com. If we become aware that a child under 13 has provided us with Personal Data without parental consent, we will take steps to remove the information and terminate the child’s account.

Third Parties We Don’t Own or Control

Please note that this Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control or to people that we do not employ or manage. For example, if you download one of our applications on your smartphone, the manufacturer of your smartphone may have a policy that applies to its own practices for collecting information through that smartphone. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of each and every device, website, and service that you use.

Privacy Policy Updates

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time without prior notice. You can determine when this Policy was last revised by checking the Effective Date. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy policy to ensure you understand our privacy practices. If you have a registered account, we may notify you of any changes to our privacy policy via email and we may ask you to affirmatively acknowledge and consent to the changes the next time you use our Services.