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Disclaimer & Privacy Policy

University of Rochester provides technical support for site users, general maintenance to ensure site availability, and development resources for the continued evolution of site functionality. The University of Rochester is not responsible for any loss or damage caused by unauthorized or improper use of this website and the information posted.

Please note for the convenience of users, some pages contain links to web sites not managed by The University of Rochester. The University of Rochester does not review, control or take responsibility for the content of these web sites. Links from this web site to web sties not managed by The University of Rochester/Strong Health do not imply endorsement or credibility of the service, information, or product offered through the linked sites and assumes no liability related to users use of linked site's. Similarly, if a third party provides a link to our web site, it does not necessarily reflect any official relationship with the third party.

Persons using this site agree to indemnify and hold harmless University of Rochester from any and all claims ensuing from the use of this site including, but not limited to, consequential damages, damages for lost data, use, profits, savings, personal injury or goodwill. This limitation may not be enforceable in all jurisdictions.


Please be aware that most information transmitted over the Internet is not secure; thus, confidentiality cannot be guaranteed. Information of a confidential, proprietary or privileged nature should not be sent electronically to University of Rochester. Any information transmitted to our site will be treated as non-confidential unless transmitted to a secure environment. Personal medical information should never be sent to our web site.

Traffic Data Collected

When you use our site, we collect anonymous information. Anonymous information is information about how you use our site (such as places visited and searches performed). Anonymous information also includes the domain names and/or IP addresses of browsers that visit our site, time of day the site was visited, and other non-personally identifiable information. Anonymous information is information that is not tied to any individual, but helps to characterize users to improve our services.

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site.

Personal Information Collected

Our site uses forms for users to request certain services. We collect a visitor's contact information (such as an e-mail address).

This contact information is also used to get in touch with the user when necessary if, for example, we have a question about a request.

The personally identifiable information we collect is not used for any purposes other than providing requested services and disseminating information.


This site has measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information on secure portions of this site. Information is stored on secure servers. Access to change or edit content/information is restricted to those authorized by University of Rochester Medical Center to do so.