Terms of Use

This tool does not provide medical advice. It is intended for informational and educational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Call your pediatrician to receive medical advice. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911.

By submitting information through Phenotypr (via the webapp or through the API), you grant a perpetual, royalty-free, unconditional license to Boston Children's Hospital, HealthMap and Phenotypr, and any successor organizations, to publish your contribution in aggregate with other submissions on the Phenotypr site and all affiliated sites, as well as disseminate it to other parties via RSS or other media, and to discuss or reference it in any publications related to or arising out of Phenotypr. You also agree that Phenotypr has the right, but not the obligation, to edit or remove any contribution in Phenotypr's sole discretion. You also agree to the BCH Terms of Use.

Privacy Policy

We take the security and confidentiality of your information seriously. As we describe below, your participation in this project will remain confidential. Submissions will be anonymized and posted in aggregate with other submissions. IP addresses are routinely recorded but will also remain confidential. Your contact information will not be shared with any third party except as required by law.

We collect personal information such as, but not limited to your age, gender and Internet Protocol address. We reserve the right to use this information internally, including but not limited to research purposes, and quality assurance purposes, but we will not sell, share, rent, or otherwise reveal this information to any third party except as required by law, or to address issues of noncompliance. We may share aggregate data with third parties in a manner that will not identify you.​