Terms and Conditions of Use

These terms and conditions govern your use of this website ( By using this website, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website.

Site content

Unless otherwise expressly noted, you should assume everything you see, hear, or otherwise receive from or on this website (the “Content”) is copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property owned or licensed by the Canadian Association of Pathologists – Association canadienne des pathologistes (hereafter “CAP-ACP”). The Content includes, without limitation, images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, trademarks, logos, text, videos, sounds, music, the website as a whole and any other materials at the website.

The Content in this website is provided as a courtesy by the CAP-ACP. The views and opinions of individual authors do not necessarily state or reflect those of the CAP-ACP. References to specific products, processes or services do not constitute or imply recommendation or endorsement by the CAP-ACP.

If you would like to request reprints, copy or distribute materials contained on the website, other than for noncommercial, personal use, please contact the CAP-ACP (see below).

You must not sell, rent or sub-license material from the website; show any material from the website in public; reproduce, duplicate, copy or otherwise exploit material on this website for a commercial purpose.

Acceptable use

You must not use this website in any way that causes, or may cause, damage to the website or impairment of the availability or accessibility of the website; or in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use this website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, computer virus, or other harmful or malicious computer software.

You must not publish any materials on this website that are false, threatening, libellous, defamatory, pornographic, obscene or otherwise unlawful, or that violate any rights of privacy or publicity or any trademark, copyright, patent or other rights. You are solely responsible for the content of any material you publish. The CAP-ACP is not responsible or liable for the conduct of any person using the website.

You must not use this website to transmit or send unsolicited commercial or marketing communications.

Links to Other Sites

The website may contain links to third party sites. Any outside links are provided only as a convenience. Your use of outside links is at your sole risk. Any links from the website do not constitute the CAP-ACP’s endorsement of any third party, its website, or its goods or services.

No warranties

The CAP-ACP does not warrant that this website will be constantly available, or available at all; or that the information on this website is complete, true, accurate or non-misleading.

Medical and other information

Content on this website is designed only for educational purposes and is not provided as a professional service or as medical advice for specific patients. It is not a substitute for professional medical care and if you have, or suspect you may have, a health problem, you should consult your health care provider.

Other parties

You accept that the CAP-ACP has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against the CAP-ACP’s officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website. You also agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect the CAP-ACP’s officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as the CAP-ACP.

Breaches of these terms and conditions

If you breach these terms and conditions in any way, the CAP-ACP may take such action as the CAP-ACP deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the website, prohibiting you from accessing the website, blocking computers using your IP address from accessing the website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the website and/or bringing legal proceedings against you.


The CAP-ACP may revise these terms and conditions from time-to-time. Revised terms and conditions will apply to the use of this website from the date of the publication of the revised terms and conditions on this website. Please check this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the current version.

CAP-ACP’s details

The full name of CAP-ACP is the Canadian Association of Pathologists – Association canadienne des pathologistes.

The CAP-ACP is registered as a Not-for-profit Corporation in Canada under registration number 344176 0.

The CAP-ACPs registered address is:
4 Cataraqui Street, Suite 310
Kingston, Ontario
Canada, K7K 1Z7

You can contact CAP-ACP by email to