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Website Terms of Use

Approved on 6/8/21


The materials and other information provided by this website are for educational, communication and information purposes only and are not intended to replace or constitute medical advice or treatments.

WDS intends that the information contained in this website to be accurate. Public education materials contained in this website have been reviewed and approved by the WDS Service and Education Council. However, errors sometimes occur. Therefore, WDS disclaims any warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, as to any matter whatsoever relating to this service, including without limitation merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. In no event shall WDS be liable for any indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages arising out of any use of or reliance on any content or materials contained herein.

WDS does not assume and hereby disclaims any and all liability to any person or entity for any claims, damages, liability or other loss including, without limitation, any liability for injury or other damage resulting from any use of or reliance on this service or from the posting of any content or material by any third party. No use of, or reliance on, any materials included in this website shall be deemed to give rise to a physician-patient relationship. No material included in this website shall be deemed to present the only or necessarily the best method or procedure with respect to a matter discussed on this service; rather, any such material shall be acknowledged as only the approach or opinion of the discussant. The user assumes all risks of using the materials included in this website.

Membership Directory

Using the information contained in the Membership Directory for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited.

Proprietary Notices

The "Women’s Dermatologic Society," the acronym WDS, and the WDS design logo are the valuable trademarks and intellectual property of the Women’s Dermatologic Society ("WDS"). Use of these marks in commerce other than as "fair use" under trademark law is prohibited without the prior express written permission of WDS.

Copyrights to the materials included in this website are owned solely by the WDS, including but not limited to the International Journal of Women’s Dermatology, WDS Monthly Newsletter, and WDS Quarterly Young Physician News Briefs, except for materials which are created by others (or the copyright to which is otherwise owned by others) and for which a copyright notice is posted adjacent to such content or materials. The copyright to each item of material created or otherwise owned by another is owned by such creator or other owner.

Please address inquiries regarding usage of WDS trademarks or copyrights or the trademarks and copyrights of others which are contained in this website to:

Women’s Dermatologic Society (WDS)
555 East Wells Street Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202-3823 USA