Privacy Policy

By visiting PARA (Professional Association of Resident Physicians of Alberta) online at, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy notice.

PARA reserves the right to change this policy at any time. Our privacy policy will be kept up to date and posted on our website.


This website has physical and technical measures in place to ensure the security of information. Servers are accessible only to a limited group of authorized personnel.

We also use advanced encryption and firewall technology for both the public and members sections on this website. Encryption ensures that information in transit between your computer and the PARA server cannot be read or changed.


Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation, and day-to-day operating practices of the website as part of our continuing commitment to privacy.

Site tracking

PARA does not track patterns of usage by any visitor. PARA does collect information in log files on this server. This information, such as browser type, operating system, time of access, etc., gives us the opportunity to improve service and identify any problems. This information is not released to any third party.

The only exception to this is if we are legally compelled to provide this information. There is an obligation for PARA to be able to track any unauthorized usage.