Legal Notices

Collecting and Using User Information

CIS collects information in different ways from those who access our site. We use this information primarily to provide a customized experience as you use our site and do not share this information with third parties. However, we may disclose personal information collected if we have received your permission beforehand or in very special circumstances, such as when we believe that such disclosure is required by law, or in other special cases described below.

Our site uses order forms for customers to request information, products, and services. We collect users’ contact information (e.g., name and email address) and financial information (e.g., account or credit card numbers). Financial information is used to bill the user for products and services and then is deleted from our records in compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS). Contact information from the order form is used to send orders, contact the user regarding any problems with the order, and to provide the user with information about our association, including promotional materials. Users may opt out of receiving future communications at any time by contacting



General Website Disclaimer/WEBbook of Biologic Therapies

Information, services and/or other features and content contained in this web site (including any electronic bulletin board contained therein) are being provided on an “as is” basis solely for general educational and informational purposes of CIS members only and are not intended to be a substitute for independent investigation, professional/medical judgment or constitute case-specific medical advice, recommendations diagnosis or treatment in any way. The information, services and/or features and content herein are not intended to serve as (a) the primary basis for making personal or professional medical decisions, nor are they intended to be a substitute for professional or medical advice; or (b) a recommendation or endorsement of any specific institution, individual, test, procedure, product, service, opinion or other information. CIS has not independently verified any information about any third party mentioned in the content or materials contained herein. The user should confirm any information obtained from this site with other sources before undertaking any evaluation, treatment or otherwise taking any actions relating thereto. Any reliance on any information, services or other features contained in this site is solely at your own risk.


The materials and other information provided by this Web site are for educational, communication and information purposes only and are not intended to replace or constitute medical advice or treatments.


The CIS intends that the information contained in this site to be accurate. However, errors sometimes occur. Therefore, the CIS disclaims any warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, as to any matter whatsoever relating to this service, including without limitation merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. In no event shall the CIS be liable for any damages (including without limitation) indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages) arising out of any use of or reliance on any content or materials contained herein whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, and whether or not CIS, its members, its suppliers, its licensors and any third parties mentioned in the content or materials contained herein are advised of the possibility of such damages.


The content of this site is provided "AS IS" without any warranty, of any kind, express or implied. CIS is not responsible for any content posted by any user of this service. Any opinion expressed by a user does not necessarily represent the opinion of CIS and the user is solely responsible for same.


CIS does not assume and hereby disclaims any and all liability to any person or entity for any claims, damages, liability or other loss including, without limitation, any liability for injury or other damage resulting from any use of or reliance on this service or from the posting of any content or material by any third party. No use of, or reliance on, any materials included in this site shall be deemed to give rise to a physician-patient relationship. No material included in this site shall be deemed to present the only or necessarily the best method or procedure with respect to a matter discussed on this service; rather, any such material shall be acknowledged as only the approach or opinion of the discussant. The users assumes all risks of using the materials included in this site.


Using the information contained in the CIS-PIDD Member Directory for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited.



Find an Immunologist Disclaimer

The CIS Find an Immunologist Directory and database is offered as a service to the membership and the community. Listing does not constitute endorsement by CIS or its Council. Content of the listings are provided by and represented as accurate by the listed individuals. The content and format of the CIS's Find an Immunologist is the property of the Clinical Immunology Society and may not be copied or duplicated for the purpose of sale or other commercial use.


The Find an Immunologist Directory and database is provided without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including warranties of merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose or any other statutory or common law warranties. The CIS is not recommending any particular individual for any specific purpose. The CIS is not participating in any contractual arrangement between the user and the member. No warranty is made that the service will be uninterrupted or error free.


The CIS may make changes to the data and program from time to time at CIS’s discretion and without notice to users. Further, this disclaimer may change as the CIS sees fit and without prior notice to users.


Information contained is general information for the education of the user and is not case specific medical advice.


Information in the database concerning the members of the CIS has been supplied by the members, and while CIS has attempted to verify the major points in the database, CIS is not certifying any of the information.