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Terms of Use

Updated Dec 21, 2022.

VISITOR AGREEMENT

Welcome to the Congressional District Health Dashboard website. The Congressional District Health Dashboard (“CDHD”) is a program of NYU Langone Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) administered by NYU Grossman School of Medicine (NYUGSoM). The purpose of this website is to publicly provide health measures at the congressional district level and other relevant geographies. This localized data allows individuals to assess the challenges their districts face, and therefore provides them with a clearer picture of how to address these challenges. By accessing or using this website you confirm that you have read, understood and agreed to be legally bound by this Visitor Agreement (“Agreement”).

The Web and this website are evolving mediums. NYUGSoM and CDHD have the right to periodically change the terms of this Agreement without notice. By continuing to use this website after changes have been posted, you agree to be bound by this Agreement, as modified. NYUGSoM and CDHD have the right to change, restrict access to, suspend, or discontinue this website, or any portion of this website, at any time.

If you are accessing this website or providing any Personal Data from within the European Economic Area, the EU General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) may apply to your Personal Data; please click here for additional GDPR-specific information and terms of use.

User’s Rights and Obligations

NYUGSoM and CDHD grant you, the User, a revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable limited license to access and use the publicly available portions of this website without a password or logon for your own personal research use, subject to this Agreement. In order to use this website, you must provide and maintain adequate communications and computer equipment and obtain access to the World Wide Web directly or through devices that access web-based content. You are responsible for paying any and all service fees associated with such access.

This Agreement does not permit access to any portion of the CDHD website that is not public-facing. Additionally, this personal research license does not permit any commercial use of the data found on this website nor does it permit the creation of any derivative works from or publication of the data contained therein in whole or in part. Failure to abide by the revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable limited license to use this website may result in the User’s restricted access to the website and/or appropriate legal action taken against the User.

FEEDBACK

We encourage you to contact us in regard to any questions, comments, suggestions, or other feedback you have about the website. You may send feedback to CDHD via the emails provided on the website. You acknowledge and agree that any feedback provided by you to CDHD is non-confidential. By sending us your feedback, you grant NYUGSoM, CDHD, and their affiliates a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works of, distribute, publicly perform and publicly display (in whole or in part) your feedback, your name and any related copyrights, moral rights or other intellectual property rights.

Proprietary Rights in CDHD Website Content; Limited License

All content on the CDHD website, including but not limited to designs, text, graphics, pictures, video, information, applications, software, music, sound and other files, and their selection and arrangement (together, the "Content"), is the property of New York University and NYU Langone Health or its licensors with all rights reserved. You are authorized to view, play, print, and download Content found on the website for personal, informational, or noncommercial purposes only, provided that you keep all copyright or other proprietary notices intact. The website Content is protected by laws pertaining to intellectual property rights, and as such, may not be copied or otherwise used for commercial use without NYUGSoM’s and CDHD’s express prior written consent.

COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS

We respect the intellectual property rights of others. If you are an owner of intellectual property and you believe your intellectual property has been improperly posted or distributed via this website, please notify us by sending a notice by U.S. Mail to: 180 Madison Ave. 9th Fl., New York, NY, 10016. In your letter, you will need to include all of the notice elements listed in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) at 17 U.S.C. § 512(c)(3). Please be aware that under the DMCA, copyright owners may be liable if they materially misrepresent that a user's content is infringing.

SECURITY

You are solely responsible for protecting your own devices against viruses or other computer programming routines intended to damage a computer’s functionality.

CHOICE OF LAW/FORUM SELECTION

CDHD is located in New York City, New York, USA.

You agree that any dispute arising out of or relating to this Agreement or any content posted to the CDHD website, including copies and republication thereof, whether based in contract, tort, statutory or other law, will be governed by the laws of the State of New York, excluding its conflicts of law provisions.

Any legal action between you and CDHD related to this Agreement and/or the CDHD website shall only be brought in a federal or state court having jurisdiction in New York City, New York. You consent, and waive all objections, to the personal jurisdiction of said federal and state courts serving New York City, New York.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY/LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THIS WEBSITE AND ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES THEREIN ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR USE FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND/OR NONINFRINGEMENT.

CDHD does not warrant, and hereby disclaims any warranties, either express or implied, with respect to the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of any information on this website or information obtained from any link on this website. CDHD does not warrant that this website will operate in an uninterrupted or error-free manner or that this Website is free of viruses or other harmful components, or that the content of this website is error-free. Use of the CDHD website and the information obtained from or through this website is at your own risk.

YOU AGREE THAT NONE OF CDHD, NYUGSoM, RWJF, their affiliates, and each of their trustees, directors, officers, employees, physicians and agents WILL BE LIABLE

TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES, EITHER ACTUAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR TO YOUR (OR ANY THIRD PARTY'S) USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, OR TO YOUR PLACEMENT OF CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE, OR TO YOUR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. IN PARTICULAR, NONE OF CDHD, NYUGSoM, RWJF, their affiliates, and each of their trustees, directors, officers, employees, physicians and agents WILL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR UNFORESEEABLE (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, ERRORS, LOSS OF DATA, OR INTERRUPTION IN AVAILABILITY OF DATA), ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT, YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, ANY OF THE CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE, YOUR PLACEMENT OF CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE, AND/OR TO YOUR RELIANCE UPON INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STATUTORY OR OTHER LAW. FURTHERMORE, NONE OF CDHD, NYUGSoM, RWJF, their affiliates, and each of their trustees, directors, officers, employees, physicians and agents ARE LIABLE FOR ANY INACCURACIES IN THE DATA SETS FOUND ON THE CDHD WEBSITE.

CDHD makes no representation regarding your ability to transmit and receive information from or through this website. You acknowledge and agree that your ability to access the website is not guaranteed and may be impaired. CDHD disclaims any and all liability resulting from or related to such events.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold CDHD, NYUGSoM, RWJF, their affiliates, and each of their trustees, directors, officers, employees, physicians and agents harmless from any and all claims, losses, costs, and/or damages (including but not limited to attorney’s fees, court costs, expert witness fees, and all such other expenses) that arise, directly or indirectly, from your violation of this Agreement, your use of the CDHD Website, and/or your placement of any content onto the CDHD website, and you further agree to fully cooperate in CDHD’s defense against any such claims.

LINKS TO THIS WEBSITE

By creating a link to any portion of this website, you agree to be bound by the following terms:

  • You may not insert any intermediate page, splash page or other content between the link and the applicable page from the website or create a frame around the information provided from the website or present it in any way other than it is presented on the website.

  • The posting of a link to the website is not an endorsement by NYUGSoM or CDHD of you, your viewpoints or any of the products or services that you or your organization may provide, and, when linking to the website, you may not state or imply that CDHD is endorsing you, your viewpoints or any of the products or services that you or your organization may provide.

  • NYUGSoM and CDHD assumes no liability or responsibility whatsoever for any content of any other website that is linked to the website.

  • NYUGSoM and CDHD reserves the right to terminate any links to the CDHD website as it deems necessary, with or without cause or warning. If NYUGSoM and CDHD chooses to exercise this right, you will be required to remove your link to the website immediately.

  • Website domain (URL): www.congressionaldistricthealthdashboard.org

OTHER

The CDHD website may contain errors and omissions relating to the research metrics presented. We reserve the right to correct errors or omissions without notice.

INTEGRATION PROVISION

This Visitor Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and CDHD and its affiliates with respect to the subject matter herein and supersedes any and all prior or contemporaneous oral or written agreements.

SEVERABILITY

If any provision of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, in whole or in part, the remaining provisions shall continue in full force and effect.

TERMINATION

NYUGSoM and CDHD reserve the right to terminate the User’s use of this website at any time without notice for any reason, such as, but not limited to, the User’s violation of any part of this Agreement.