Webcast for Conferences & Events

Webcast Technical Requirements

Webcasts are delivered live (and then later archived) in video/audio formats using a platform called SonicFoundry Mediasite. To correctly use the Mediasite viewer, review the requirements and Mediasite Viewer help link.

System/Software Requirements

Requirements for Viewing a Mediasite Presentation

Support for Mediasite playback on mobile devices (iPad, iPhone, Blackberry, Android)

Mediasite Viewer Test

Click here to view an example presentation.

If you are unable to view the example presentation, review the help site below.

Mediasite Viewer Help Site

Click here to access the Mediasite Viewer help website.

Webcast Policies

Limitations of Liability

When you access this webcast, you agree that the University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) shall not be liable to you for any loss or injury caused in procuring, compiling, or delivering the information gained from this presentation. In no event will UMSON be liable to you or anyone else for any action taken by you on the basis of such information or for any incidental, consequential, special, or similar damages.


This webcast is provided on an “as is” basis. UMSON disclaims all responsibility for any loss, injury, claim, liability, or damage of any kind resulting from, arising out of, or in any way related to any errors in or omissions from this webcast and its content, including but not limited to technical inaccuracies and errors in speech.

UMSON does not warrant or present that the information imparted during this webcast will be correct, accurate, timely, or otherwise reliable.

Not Medical Advice

The content contained in this webcast is not intended to and does not constitute medical advice, and no doctor/patient relationship is formed. The accuracy, completeness, adequacy, or currency of the content is not warranted or guaranteed. The use of information in this webcast or in materials mentioned or shown during the webcast is at the user's own risk. The contents of the webcast, such as the voice presentation itself, text, graphics, images, and other materials, are for informational purposes only. The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Users should always seek the advice of physicians or other qualified health providers with any questions regarding a medical condition. Users should never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something in the webcast. The webcast presentation does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that might be mentioned in the webcast.


Copyright of the information presented during this webcast, as well as the video images themselves, is owned by UMSON and/or the original authors. These text materials may be used, downloaded, reproduced, publicly displayed, or reprinted for personal or nonprofit educational or research purposes provided that the following attribution appears in all copies: "Reproduced with permission of the University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, Md." Written permission is required for all other uses. Video copies of this webcast must not be modified in any way.

Graphic images and other non-spoken materials may also appear in the webcast. All rights to these materials are reserved to UMSON and/or the copyright owners who license such materials to us. Prior written permission to use, download, reproduce, publicly display, or reprint any of these materials must be obtained from the University of Maryland School of Nursing or other copyright owner.

Notice of Use of Student/Employee Images Students and employees who are present in facilities operated by the University of Maryland School of Nursing are subject to having their images captured, such as by photographs, videos, or other electronic means. In addition to the use for security of personnel and facilities, UMSON reserves the right to use images of students and employees in their ordinary activities to promote UMSON. Such images may be used in paper brochures, electronic format on the Internet, or other media. By your presence in these facilities, you consent to capture of your image and use by UMSON.


UMSON welcomes your feedback on the materials presented in our webcasts. All suggestions, ideas, and other information communicated through this site shall become the exclusive property of UMSON.

You agree that none of your feedback communicated to UMSON will be obscene, offensive, defamatory, infringing upon the intellectual property rights of others, or otherwise objectionable or unlawful. UMSON, while reserving the right to delete all or part of any communications that it deems in its sole discretion to be objectionable, assumes no responsibility and makes no warranty that it will undertake to do so.

Terms of Agreement

Users of this webcast shall abide by all applicable federal, state, and local laws, including those pertaining to libel, slander, defamation, trade libel, product disparagement, harassment, invasion of privacy, and copyright and trademark infringement.

By accessing this webcast, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. This agreement shall not be governed by the Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act (UCITA) as adopted in Maryland under Title 21 of the Commercial Law Article of the Maryland Annotated Code, as amended from time to time. This agreement shall be governed by the common law of Maryland relating to written agreements without giving effect to any conflict of laws principles, as well as other statutory provisions, other than UCITA, which may apply, and shall be interpreted and enforced as if UCITA had never been adopted in Maryland. All activity occurring in connection with the webcast (including, but not limited to, accessing the video and downloading materials) is presumed to occur in the State of Maryland.

This agreement will remain in effect until terminated by either party. However, the agreement's jurisdictional provisions shall remain in force for any dispute that arises over any prior webcasts, whether or not either party has terminated the agreement. By destroying all materials obtained from any and all UMSON site(s) and all related documentation and all copies and installations thereof, whether made under the terms of this agreement or otherwise, you may terminate this agreement at any time. Additionally, this agreement will terminate immediately without notice if, in our sole discretion, you fail to comply with any term or condition. Upon termination, you must destroy all materials obtained from this webcast and all copies thereof.

UMSON may update this agreement without notice. Such updating will in no way relieve you of your obligations under earlier versions of this agreement. Use of this constitutes acceptance of the terms and conditions in place at the moment of use.