Welcome to UBUNTUStudy.org, a website produced by the CoVID-19 Prevention Network (CoVPN). We appreciate your interest in CoVID-19 research. This privacy policy describes how we will collect information from you or about you, why we collect this information, and how we use this information. By using this website, you agree to follow and be bound by this privacy policy. If you do not agree with any of the terms of the privacy policy, please do not use this website.

Protecting your privacy is very important to CoVPN. We do not collect personally identifiable information (PII) about you during your visit to the CoVPN website unless you choose to give it to us. CoVPN uses Google Analytics to collect information about your visit for statistical purposes and to make it more useful to visitors. Types of information collected include, but are not limited to:

·Internet domain from which you access our website

·Type of browser and operating system used to access our site

·Date and time you access our site

·Duration of website visit

·Pages you visited and information you download

·Address of the website that brought visitors to the CoVPN website, such as google.com or bing.com

·Demographic data

·We make no attempts to identify individual users or their usage habits, except when it may be required for authorized law enforcement investigations. We never collect information for commercial marketing or any purpose unrelated to the CoVPN’s mission and goals. CoVPN is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).


We may also place small data files, called “cookies,” in the browser file of your computer’s hard drive. These cookies automatically identify your browser to our server when you interact with the website. Most browsers automatically accept these cookies. Depending on the browser that you use, you can set your preferences to block/ refuse cookies, and/ or notify you before they are placed. We may use cookies to determine whether you are logged in to the website, and to temporarily store application data.


If you decide to complete the contact form on this website, you are providing the CoVID-19 Prevention Network an opportunity to communicate with you by email or phone. A representative from one of our clinics may contact you to give you more information about this study. Your personal information is NOT shared with other organizations.


We welcome your comments regarding our website and services. To submit your comments, e-mail [email protected] However, if you are dissatisfied with the website, any of its content, or the website privacy policy, your sole and exclusive legal remedy is to stop using the website. Any comments, ideas, suggestions or other information you transmit to the website are not confidential or proprietary. CoVID-19 Prevention Network will be free to use any comment, idea, or suggestion you transmit to us on an unrestricted basis.


It is not COVID-19 Prevention Network’s (CoVPN) intention to provide specific medical advice to users of this website. We provide users with information to help them better understand the current research for prevention of infection with SARS-CoV-2 and the COVID-19 disease that it causes, clinical studies, and screening to determine study eligibility. Website visitors should consult with a qualified health care professional for diagnosis and answers to their personal medical questions.