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HONcode status
Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode

HONcode status The health Website
Idic15 Canada
is in compliance with the HONcode

Title of the site:Idic15 Canada
Web address:http://www.idic15canada.ca/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct949268
Date of initial review: 12 Jul 2013
Validity of certificate29 Jul 2013 - Jul 2015
Date of last visit25 Feb 2014

This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy

HONcode status
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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
We, Therese McKirdy and Lori Eisenhaur, Qwners, Founders and Authors welcome all input and suggestions.
  (12 Jul 2013) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
To provide resources, collaboration, advocacy and research to families living with Chromosome 15q11-13 Duplication Syndrome.
  (12 Jul 2013) - Link

Idic15 Canada is a not for profit organization which provides resources, collaboration, advocacy and research to families living with Chromosome 15q11-13 Duplication Syndrome.
  (12 Jul 2013) - Link

Purpose of the website
The information provided on the Idic15 Canada web site is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and their medical practitioners.
  (12 Jul 2013) - Link

3. Confidentiality
All necessary points covered in the policy
Privacy Policy and Terms
  (12 Jul 2013) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
(Source - Diseases database)

  (29 Jul 2013) - Link

Last reviewed July 13, 2013

Last updated April 30, 2013
  (15 Jul 2013) - Link

5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
Please email
  (12 Jul 2013) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
Idic15 Canada's website creation, maintenance and it's ongoing fees are strictly through personal and private funding of the owners.
  (12 Jul 2013) - Link

8. Advertising policy
Idic15 Canada does not host or receive funding from advertising.
  (12 Jul 2013) - Link

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