Terms of Use

Terms of Use

This website is an educational and informational service provided by amfAR, with the express condition that users agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth in this User Agreement, as they may be modified from time to time. Your consultation and use of this website constitutes your acknowledgment and acceptance of all of the following terms and conditions.


This website is intended to be utilized for general information only. The website does not offer medical advice or recommendations; individuals should not rely on the information as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are familiar with individual medical conditions and needs. amfAR makes no representation, warranty or endorsement, express or implied, as to any of the information on this website or those to which it may be linked.


You agree to hold harmless amfAR and its officers, directors, employees, agents and volunteers from all claims and expenses, including but not limited to incidental, consequential or punitive damages, arising out of or related to your access or use of this website or the information contained in it or in other websites to which it is linked. You release and waive any claims against amfAR and contributors of information to this website for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on such information.

Links on this website are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by amfAR of the organization or individual operating the website or of the information, services or products on the linked website.


Through this website you may have the opportunity to purchase, directly from amfAR, items, event tickets and conference registrations. In making such purchases, you agree (1) that all information you provide for purposes of making such purchases will be accurate, complete and current and that you will pay all charges incurred by users of your account and credit card or other payment mechanism in effect when such charges are incurred; (2) that you will defend indemnify and hold amfAR and its directors, officers, employees, agents and volunteers harmless from any and all liabilities costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees related to any violation of this agreement by you or authorized users of your account; and (3) that you will not hold amfAR, its directors, officers, employees, agents or volunteers liable for (a) consequences of your reliance on, or use of, services or goods provided, or (b) mistakes, defects or delays in performance.

Governing Law; Jurisdiction; Entire Agreement

This User Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York, without regard to any conflict of law provisions. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of the State of New York. Any cause of action you may have with respect to the Agreement or its subject matter must be commenced within one year after the claim or cause of action arises, or such claim or cause of action is barred. This User Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and amfAR with respect to its contents.