Share your story
Whether you or a loved one has been affected by skin cancer, you have a story to tell that can help others. Sharing your story can provide support and inspiration for others fighting skin cancer, and help communicate the importance of prevention and early detection of skin cancer.
Terms and conditions
By choosing to submit a story on the American Academy of Dermatology’s (Academy) website, you acknowledge that the information you submitted is true and accurate. You also agree that any information you provide, including information about your medical condition and any photograph of your that you have submitted to the Academy, may be viewed by the general public. You further agree that the Academy may use your story and photo in any manner it deems necessary or appropriate on its website, print publications, or any other media. The Academy reserves the right to edit, shorten or format stories for any reason (without changing the substance of the story) and to remove or decline to post any story or photo. The Academy does not endorse or make any guarantees with regard to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of any of the statements in your story.
You understand the circulation of the materials could be worldwide and that you will not be entitled to royalties or any other compensation for publication of your story or use of your likeness.
You also waive any claim, cause of actions, damages, or loss (including attorney’s fees) that you may have against the Academy or its officers, employees, agents, and affiliates relating to its use of your story or photograph to promote its fundraising or public awareness efforts.
By submitting your story, you are agreeing to all of these terms and conditions