UAB units and departments are free to create and maintain a presence on social media that is professional, technically secure and does not violate university Web policies or laws that govern the dissemination of public information. These include UAB’s Acceptable Use of Computer and Network Resources, World Wide Web Pages Policy and other applicable policies posted in the university Policies and Procedures Library.

These policies are part of the implicit and explicit agreement you make with UAB for the use of its resources. Read them and let them guide you. Direct questions about these guidelines to

UAB Medicine employees should contact Health System Marketing Communications for the specific Web standards and social media guidelines established for UABMedicine entities.