Website Terms and Conditions of Use

The Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) website is not engaged in rendering medical or legal advice or professional services, and this information should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem. The information on this website is provided for education and information purposes only. AOSW makes no representations or warranties, expressed or implied. Providing references to other organizations or links to other websites does not imply that AOSW endorses the information or services provided by them. Those organizations are solely responsible for the information they provide. The AOSW website and all contents, where appropriate, are copyrighted by the Association of Oncology Social Work, Chicago, Illinois 60604 USA. All rights reserved. 

The contents of this website may be downloaded or printed for personal use and convenience only. The contents may not be reproduced for any other purpose without the prior written permission of AOSW.

AOSW is strongly committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Statement discloses how we collect, use and share information we gather about you on our website and the choices you have regarding our use of and your ability to correct the information it you are a member.

How We Use Your Information
Most of the public information provided by AOSW is offered without our collecting any personally identifiable information from you. We may use the personally identifiable information you provide to fulfill an information request, support your membership activities, conduct a survey or complete a donation or membership application. Please contact the AOSW Executive Office at (847) 686-2253 or to review/update your membership/donor profile information.

This site contains links to other sites as a benefit and convenience to website visitors and AOSW members. Please be aware that AOSW is not responsible for the contents or privacy practices of any linked site. A link does not imply an affiliation with the linked site or an endorsement of the information or services provided by the linked organization, which is solely responsible for the information it provides. AOSW will link only to websites that contain information about cancer and related health concerns. AOSW will not link to commercial services, products, online pharmacies, private businesses, for-profit websites that exclusively advertise their own products and/or services, or websites that require the purchase of their own products and/or services as a condition for viewing their information. All link requests are to be submitted to for evaluation. 

Keeping the information you provide to AOSW secure is important to us. We use appropriate physical, electronic and managerial procedures to protect and safeguard your data. Although AOSW uses standard practices to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee that your communications with our site will never be unlawfully intercepted, or that your personal information will never be unlawfully accessed by third parties.

Changes to the Privacy Statement
AOSW reserves the right to alter our Privacy Statement at any time. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone.