Social Media Statement

The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (UW SMPH) social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn) are dedicated to communication from and about the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. They are produced and maintained by UW Health in coordination with the Office of Strategic Communication at UW SMPH. Links to content or other Internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the organizations, entities, views or content contained therein. UW SMPH is not responsible for the content of those external web sites.

While UW School of Medicine and Public Health aims to review content posted to social media sites, it shall have the right to remove any content for any reason, including but not limited to, content that it deems as harassing, threatening, profane, obscene, a violation of intellectual property rights or privacy laws, off-topic, commercial or promotion of organizations or programs not related to or affiliated with the school and its departments, or otherwise injurious or illegal. Users are fully responsible for the content they load on any of UW SMPH social media sites.

By submitting content to any of UW SMPH ’s social media sites, users understand and acknowledge that this information is available to the public and that UW SMPH may use this information for internal and external promotional purposes. Please note that other participants may use posted information beyond the control of UW SMPH. Users who do not wish to have the information they have made available via these sites used, published, copied and/or reprinted, should not post on the social media sites.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site or your experiences with this site, contact:

Office of Strategic Communications

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Attention: Social Media

Email: smphdean@med.wisc.edu