Certificate of compliance

Transplant Pathology Internet Services (TPIS)

is in compliance with the HONcode

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17 Years

Certificate validity 02 Nov 2016 - Nov 2017

tpis.upmc.com/TPIShome Visit website

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

23 Sep 1999

Certificate validity

02 Nov 2016 - Nov 2017

Date of last visit:

02 Nov 2016
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

The TPIS Team
Michael A. Nalesnik, M.D., Professor of Pathology, Division of Transplantation and Hepatic Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (412) 647-2094
Thomas Harper, Senior Programmer, Digital Pathology Informatics, Enterprise Provider Solutions, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (412) 802-0047
Jeff McHugh, Director, Pathology and Hospital Applications, Enterprise Provider Solutions, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
UPMC Transplant Pathologists
A. Jake Demetris,...

(27 Jun 2016) - Link

The information is not intended to replace medical advice offered by physicians or other healthcare professionals.

(27 Jun 2016) - Link

TPIS activity is measured by Google Analytics in order to determine usage statistics and to evaluate which portions of our website appear to be the most useful to our users. Standard information gathered in this manner includes the origin of user (i.e., geographic location) and pages visited, time spent on site, etc. No personal information is gathered.
The Enterprise Provider Solutions division of UPMC (EPS) maintains the TPIS site. EPS respects the privacy of every individual who visits our web site, responds to on-line surveys, or contacts us via electronic mail or telephone. Comm...

(27 Jun 2016) - Link

The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Demetris AJ, Jaffe R, Starzl TE. A review of adult and pediatric post-transplant liver pathology. [Review]. Pathol Annu 1987;2:347-86.

(27 Jun 2016) - Link

Last Modified: Thu Feb 28 10:32:00 EDT 2013

(27 Jun 2016) - Link

This principle is not applicable to this site 

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(27 Jun 2016) - Link

TPIS is supported by the Division of Transplant Pathology of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

(27 Jun 2016) - Link

Contributors have expressed no conflicts of interest or external interests that would impact the content of this educational website. The TPIS server is maintained by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and does not have any connection to commercial websites.

does not receive funds from paid banners or other forms of advertisement.

(27 Jun 2016) - Link

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

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