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Columbia University Medical Center Department of Dermatology will not be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary or other damages arising therefrom.
Columbia University Medical Center Department of Dermatology uses the social media accounts Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram to share information about the department. The Department of Dermatology will monitor the number of subscribers to the accounts and may often respond to statements and queries. The views expressed in these statements and queries of other users do not necessarily reflect those of the Department of Dermatology. By reading and/or following the Tweets, Facebook posts, and Instagram, you agree not to use this content as medical advice to treat any medical condition in either yourself or others, including but not limited to patients that you are treating. Consult a physician for any medical issues that you may be having. Under no circumstances shall any employees, associates, or affiliates of Columbia’s Department of Dermatology be responsible for damages arising from use of the Twitter, Facebook, and/or Instagram accounts.
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The social media accounts are all HIPAA compliant. While you may provide your email address to sign up for an account with the social media website, the Department of Dermatology does not have access to your personal information.
The Department of Dermatology does not accept any advertising money.
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Updated: June 25, 2015