Privacy Policy

Effective Date: May 6, 2011

PharmAthene, Inc. respects the privacy of visitors to its Websites. This Privacy Policy ("Policy") explains our online information practices regarding the collection of information from this Website that can personally identify you and/or your company, and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. PharmAthene respects your right to privacy. Personally identifiable information is information, such as your name, address, telephone number, password, username, medical information, gender, ethnicity, age and e-mail address that could be used to contact you. If you provide us with personally identifiable information, we will treat it in accordance with this Policy. This Policy only covers the Website owned by PharmAthene. Please note that the PharmAthene Website is directed towards users who reside in the United States. It is not our intent to gather personally identifiable information from individuals residing outside of the United States.

Information Collection and Use

PharmAthene measures the performance of its Website in order to determine how we can improve and expand upon the content and services we provide. We have designed our Website so that you are not required to provide any personally identifiable information unless you are requesting access to certain options and services. We, along with our third party partners engaged to provide marketing and advertising on our behalf, only collect personally identifiable information that you voluntarily provide to us. You may choose at any time not to provide personally identifiable information, although this may restrict our ability to provide requested services or information.

The following is personally identifiable information that you may volunteer to provide to us and examples of how we use such information:

  • E-mail Notifications and Newsletters: We may use information obtained from you, such as contact information (name and email address), to complete your submitted request to receive specific company information, such as e-mail notifications, literature requests, and newsletter subscriptions.

Website Technology

  • Non-Personally Identifiable Information: This refers to information that does not, by itself, identify a specific individual. We gather certain information about the use of our Website by our visitors. This information is then compiled and analyzed in a way that does not identify our visitors personally. The information may include the referring Uniform Resource Locator (URL), indicating from where a visitor to our Website has come, which URLs have been visited on our Website and in what order, what browser is being used, and what Internet Protocol (IP) address a visitor used to get to our Website. We may also use such information for Website and system administration.
  • Linked Websites: We sometimes provide links to third-party Websites. You acknowledge that such links are provided for your convenience only and do not constitute an endorsement by PharmAthene of such third-party Websites. Since we do not control these Websites, we assume no responsibility for the privacy practices of such Websites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on those, and all, third-party Websites.
  • Cookies: Most of our Websites use Cookies, pieces of numeric data that we transfer to be stored on your computer so that we can easily identify your computer when you return to our Website. PharmAthene can only "read" Cookies that are placed on your computer from our own Website. Usage of Cookies is not linked to any personally identifiable information. You can choose to disable Cookies by following the procedure suggested by your particular browser. If you choose to disable Cookies in your browser, you may still be able to access portions of our Website content.

Protecting Your Information

The personal information you provide online is retained for no longer than is necessary, depending on the purpose for which it is held, and is electronically stored on a secure server. We protect the personal information you share with us. Access to your personal information is limited only to those PharmAthene employees and third-party partners, all of whom are required to keep your information confidential. PharmAthene does not sell, loan, trade or lease any personal information collected on our Website.

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure proper use of your personally identifiable information, PharmAthene and its third-party partners employ appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online, consistent with industry practices.

Children's Privacy

We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 18. If we learn that we have personally identifiable information about a child under the age of 18 we will delete that information. If you are under the age of 18 and wish to register to obtain further information or be included in a survey, your parent or legal guardian must register.

Choice to Opt-In

We would like to send you information about our company and our products, but only if you wish to receive such information. When you register on our Website, you will be given the choice to 'opt-in' to receiving such information from our Website.

Choice to Opt-Out

If at any subsequent time, you wish to stop receiving information from us, or to have your name and other personal information removed from our Website, please reply to sender or forward the e-mail to our web administrator at, indicating your desire to opt-out by typing "Remove" in the subject line. Please note that this 'opt-out' strategy only applies to information provided from our Website.

If you have any questions relating to your choice to 'opt-out' at any time, please Contact Us