Privacy Policy

The International Union of Societies for Biomaterials Science and Engineering Societies (IUSBSE) provides this website, www.worldbiomaterials.org, for the purpose of facilitating communications and disseminating information related to scientific and engineering research, design, application, and related endeavors in the general field of biomaterials.

All site design, text, graphics, programming, interfaces, and the selection/arrangements therof are Copyright ©2003–IUSBSE. You may download, view, copy or print materials and graphics from this site subject to the following conditions: (1) all use of website is for personal, information, and non-commercial purposes only; (2) the copyright notice set forth on each page of the worldbiomaterials website must appear on each downloaded or copied page; and (3) you cannot modify the contents, design, or programming in any way.

You are encouraged to print and download portions of materials from the different areas of www.worldbiomaterials.org website solely for your own non-commercial use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials. You may also transmit copies of such portions of materials by email, for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices form the materials. The Copyright Owner (IUSBSE) does not allow the reposting of any of its content on other sites on the World Wide Web, except in the case of a specific licensing agreement for that purpose. You may not modify, alter, reproduce, republish, upload, post, in any manner, the materials on this site. You may not use or distribute the materials on this site except as stated above.

Collection and Use of Information
Like most standard website servers, we use log files. This includes Internet Protocol (IP addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), platform type, and date/time stamp. This information is not linked to any personally identifiable information about you. We collect and use this information only to enhance the appearance and content of this site.

Links to Third Parties
www.worldbiomaterials.org provides hyperlinks to websites controlled by parties other than IUSBSE. These sites are offered as courtesy resources and are not part of the www.worldbiomaterials.org website. IUSBSE is not responsible for and does not endorse or accept responsibility for the contents, use or privacy policies of these websites.

Security Information.
This site is not encrypted.

This Privacy Statement May Change.
This Privacy Statement may change from time to time. Any changes will be made to this page.

Contact Information
If you have questions or comments about these policies, please direct them to

Professor J. Michael Lee
School of Biomedical Engineering
Dalhousie University
5981 University Avenue
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 3J5
902.494.6734 Tel
902.494.6621 Fax


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