Disclaimer and Privacy Statement

The Stem Cell Patient Fund is a legacy endowment of the Ottawa Hospital Foundation. As such, the Fund is governed and administered by the Ottawa Hospital Foundation. The Disclaimer and Privacy Statement published on the Foundation’s website located at www.ohfoundation.ca is applicable to this website.


This website does not provide medical advice. Information provided on this site is not designed or intended to constitute medical advice or to be used for diagnosis. Due to unique individual needs and medical history, please consult your own personal physician who will be able to determine the appropriateness of the information for your specific situation and will assist you in making any decisions regarding treatment and/or medication.

The administrators and content providers of this website, and the Ottawa Hospital Foundation and/or its staff shall not be liable for any damages, claims, liabilities, costs or obligations arising from the use or misuse of the material contained in this website, whether such obligations arise in contract, negligence, equity or statute law. We do not guarantee or warrant the quality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, appropriateness or suitability of the information provided. Reference to or mention of specific products, processes or services do not constitute or imply a recommendation or endorsement by the administrators and content providers of this website or by the Ottawa Hospital Foundation.

Privacy Statement

Donations to the Stem Cell Patent Fund are donations to the Ottawa Hospital Foundation. The Foundation respects the privacy of donors and protects their personal information. The Foundation does not rent, sell or trade donor lists. The Foundation uses donors’ personal information to serve them better, to keep them informed through periodic contacts about opportunities to volunteer or donate, funding needs, special and third-party events, lotteries, and other activities or developments. All personal information provided by donors and supporters is secure information. In order to prevent unauthorized access and to ensure the proper use of information, The Foundation has developed electronic and managerial procedures to secure donor information.