Terms of Service

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) website is an online information service provided by JABSOM. By using this site or downloading materials from the site, you agree to abide by the terms and conditions set forth in this notice. If you do not agree to them, do not use the site or download any materials from it.

Website Copyright and Permissions

The contents of the JABSOM website pages are protected by copyright. Part or all of the contents, including images, logos, and media, cannot be copied, reproduced, transferred, uploaded, published, or distributed in any way without JABSOM prior written permission, except that JABSOM consents to you storing on your computer or printing copies of extracts from these pages for personal, non-commercial, or educational use only.

General Disclaimer

The information on this website is provided in good faith, and JABSOM believes it to be accurate. Accordingly, all information on this website is supplied without any express warranty, condition, or other term as to its quality, suitability for any particular purpose, or non-infringement of any intellectual property rights, and all implied warranties, conditions, or terms of the same kind are hereby expressly excluded. JABSOM will not under any circumstances be liable for any loss of income, profit, business, contracts, or goodwill, or any indirect or financial loss suffered by a party, whether arising in contract, negligence, or otherwise. The information on this website may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Information may be changed or updated without notice. JABSOM may also make improvements and/or changes to media in this website without notice. This website has links to other agencies’ and institutions’ websites. This linking does not constitute JABSOM’s endorsement of the content of their websites or of their policies or products. Users should properly evaluate remote resources according to their academic and research needs. JABSOM is not responsible for the availability of external websites.


If you need an alternative format for any of the media on this website, please email jabsom-web@lists.hawaii.edu.


For site security and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, deny service, cause damage, or access non-public information or use server applications for unauthorized purposes. Unsanctioned attempts to upload or change information are strictly prohibited. Although every practicable effort is made to ensure the security and integrity of the content, JABSOM does not warrant that this website or its content is free of disabling devices. These are defined as any software, document, message, or other material which contains a computer virus, worm, malware, etc. that may disable computer software or equipment or may prevent users from using a website or any other item of hardware or software.

Law and Jurisdiction

For any dispute arising from these terms and conditions and activities covered thereto, the courts of Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, shall have exclusive jurisdiction and Hawaiʻi state laws shall apply.

JABSOM nonetheless reserves the right to take legal proceedings in jurisdictions outside of Hawaiʻi, to protect its interests or to enforce its rights whenever it deems it appropriate to do so.