Privacy Policy

The American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO) recognizes and respects the importance of maintaining your privacy and has established this Privacy Policy as a result. This Privacy Policy describes our information collection and use practices related to your use of our website,

Information Collection and Use

ABO is the sole owner and operator of this website. The ABO does not collect any personal information from users of this website.


A cookie is a piece of data stored by a web site on a user's hard drive, which contains information about the user. We do not use cookies on this site. However, we may provide links to other web sites that may use cookies. Please note that we have no control over any other web sites.

Log Files

We use Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to administer the site, track users' movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. Your IP address will not be linked to any other personally identifiable information, such as your name.


This Web site contains links to other third party websites. If you choose to use a link, please be aware that you will be leaving this website and remember that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that you may be linked to through this Web site. This Privacy Policy applies solely to this website.

Notification of Changes

If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes on the homepage of our website so that you and our other users are informed of the nature and type of information we collect and how we use it. If at any point we decide to collect, use or store personally identifiable information, we will make appropriate updates to this Privacy Policy. If you have any concerns that the ABO might not be abiding by this Privacy Policy, please contact Beth Ann Comber by email at