Privacy Policy

The Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (“APM” or “the Academy”) has prepared this statement to help you understand the terms under which you use this website.

Your Personal Information

Your personal information is only collected when voluntarily submitted by you when you submit the sign-up form to be added to our announcements email list. We may use the information we collect to provide you with news and other information about the Academy. Occasionally, we may notify you about important changes to the Academy website, or new services or products we offer which we think you may find valuable. If you do not wish to receive this information, each email we send contains a direct unsubscribe link, or you may email us at info@apm.org and ask to be removed from our email list.

Disclosure of Your Personal Information

Any personal information received from you will be retained by us and will not be sold, transferred, or otherwise disclosed to any third party, unless such disclosure is required by law or other court order.

Our announcements email list is not shared with any third party. With permission, member contact details are shared with our journal publisher, Elsevier, for the bimonthly journal to be mailed to members.

If you become aware that the personal information we hold about you is inaccurate, you may request that we amend it. Any requests should be made in writing to the executive office at info@apm.org.

This Website

This website is owned and operated by the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, Inc. (APM), a 501(c)(6) organization incorporated in 1971 in the State of New York. The hosting of the site is carried out by a third party under contract.

Changes to this Statement

We reserve the right to change this statement at any time by posting revisions on this page. This privacy policy is not intended to, and does not, create any contractual or other legal rights.

Personal Login Credentials

Certain features and areas of the Academy website are available only with registration, login, and/or a paid subscription. If you are required to use a unique login and password to access the member-only areas of the website, you must keep your personal login credentials confidential. Your personal login credentials are personal to you and you may not allow any third party to use it under any circumstances. The Academy is not liable for any harm caused by or related to the theft, misappropriation, disclosure, or unauthorized use of your personal login credentials. You must contact the Academy immediately if you become aware of, or believe there is or may have been any unauthorized use of your personal login credentials, or otherwise wish to deactivate your personal login credentials due to security concerns.

For questions about this policy, please contact us at info@apm.org.