Privacy Policy

Ariadne Labs, Center to Advance Palliative Care, and VitalTalk are committed to respecting the privacy and security of all visitors to the website. We recognize that when you choose to provide us with information about yourself and your institution, you trust us to protect your privacy. By using this website, you consent to the use of the information you provide, as described below.

Types of Information Requested

When contacting us using the Contact Form, your email address will be collected.

How Your Information Is Used

Ariadne Labs, Center to Advance Palliative Care, and VitalTalk will use email addresses provided by applicants to answer their questions and to notify them of news and updates. Email addresses are not shared. Non-identifiable visitor data may be used in the aggregate to help shape strategy, design content and evaluate the Pathfinder’s effectiveness.


We use cookies on our site to support our multiple levels of access to the Pathfinder website. We also use cookies to better understand how our visitors use the site. A “cookie” is a text file stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. This information helps us to statistically monitor how many people are using our site and for what purpose.


Messages that you send to us via e-mail may not be secure. Ariadne Labs, Center to Advance Palliative Care, and VitalTalk suggest that you do not send any confidential information to us by e-mail. If you choose to send confidential information to us by e-mail, you accept the risk that a third party may intercept your information.


The website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of other sites. We encourage users when they leave our site to read the privacy statements of any website that collects personally identifiable information.

If you have any questions and/or concerns regarding what is done with information provided via this site, please e-mail your concerns to Rama Murali at