NYUMets Open Data Registration
Sign up to use our data for your own analysis. The data will be provided via Amazon S3, so you will need to
provide an AWS ARN for a user account/role for us to enable access. Once you register, we will contact you
NYU Langone Health NYUMets Dataset Sharing Agreement
By registering for downloads from the NYUMets Dataset, I agree to this Dataset Sharing Agreement, as
well as to the
The NYUMets Dataset is considered proprietary to and owned by New York University and NYU Langone
(together “NYU”). Other than the rights granted herein, NYU retains all rights, title, and interest
Subject to the provisions of this Agreement, NYU shall give to me access to and the right to
NYUMets Dataset, and NYU hereby grants to me a non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use the
for internal research or educational purposes only and only as permitted by this Agreement. This
conveys no other rights of any sort with respect to the NYUMets Dataset or the intellectual property
I will receive AWS permissions to access the NYUMets Dataset without charge for internal research or
purposes only. The link will permit me to download and access a verbatim copy of the NYUMets Dataset
such use. I will NOT SHARE THE DOWNLOADED DATA or AWS Account Access Credentials to the NYUMets
others. If another user within my organization or elsewhere wishes to obtain a copy of and use the
Dataset, they must register as an individual user and comply with all the terms of this Agreement.
I will use the NYUMets Dataset for internal research or educational purposes only and only as
permitted by this
I further agree to:
Use the NYUMets Dataset in compliance with all laws, governmental regulations and
obtaining all approvals for the proposed use of the NYUMets Dataset to comply with federal,
and institutional policies and regulations.
Not SELL OR OTHERWISE MONETIZE any portion or all of the NYUMets Dataset.
Not DISTRIBUTE, PUBLISH, REPRODUCE, RETRANSMIT, COMMERCIALLY EXPLOIT, COPY OR OTHERWISE
portion or all of the NYUMets Dataset or any subsequent variables, software, or data files
or using the NYUMets Dataset to any person or entity other than individuals under my direct
and other than for uses in academic publications and presentations with citations as
paragraph 6 below. I will ensure that no one will be allowed to take or send the NYUMets
Dataset to any
other location, unless prior written permission is obtained from NYU.
Require anyone who receives or has access to the NYUMets Dataset to agree to the same
conditions on the use and/or disclosure of the NYUMets Dataset that apply to me.
Maintain the security and confidentiality of the NYUMets Dataset and use appropriate
prevent any unauthorized use or disclosure of the NYUMets Dataset.
I agree all publications and presentations resulting from any use of the NYUMets Dataset must cite
use of the
NYUMets Dataset as follows:
In any published abstract, I will cite “NYU NYUMets” as the source of the data in the
In any published manuscripts using data from NYU NYUMets, I will include language
similar to the
following in the methods section of my manuscripts in order to accurately acknowledge
data source: “Data
used in the preparation of this article were obtained from the NYUMets repository at
https://nyumets.org. As such, NYU NYUMets investigators provided data but did not
analysis or writing of this report. A listing of NYU NYUMets investigators, subject to
updates, can be
found at https://nyumets.org. The primary goal of NYUMets is to investigate the dynamics
cancer over time, and to refine machine learning based analyses of metastatic cancer.” I
that, depending upon the length and focus of the manuscript, it may be appropriate to
include more or
less than the above, and further acknowledge that inclusion of some variation of the
above is mandatory.
Other than citations as provided in this paragraph 6, I will not use the name, symbol,
or mark of NYU or any of
its affiliates or of the NYUMets Dataset in connection with any products, promotion,
financing, advertising, or
sales literature or in any form of publicity without the prior written approval of NYU.
The NYUMets Dataset has been collected from human subjects. I should not receive any protected
information (PHI). All metadata in the NYUMets Dataset has been de-identified and anonymized using
and no longer represents PHI. If I suspect that certain data includes PHI, I will not use the PHI
purpose, I will immediately destroy such data, and I will immediately contact the NYU NYUMets
investigator listed at https://nyumets.org.
I will make no attempt to use the information in the NYUMets Dataset to identify the individual
subjects or to
contact such individuals or link the NYUMets Dataset with any other dataset.
Except as contemplated by paragraph 7 above, I will not contact NYU or anyone at NYU concerning any
subjects or seeking information about them.
The NYUMets Dataset has not been reviewed or approved by the Food and Drug Administration, and is
for clinical use. In no event shall any data or images in the NYUMets Dataset or generated through
the use of
the NYUMets Dataset be used or relied upon in the diagnosis or provision of patient care.
I will report to NYU any use or disclosure of the NYUMets Dataset that is not permitted by this
required by law within 5 business days of becoming aware of such use or disclosure.
When I have completed my work using the NYUMets Dataset, I will destroy all copies of the NYUMets
retain no copies thereof.
I understand that failure to abide by the terms of this Agreement will result in immediate
termination of use as
well as privileges to access the NYUMets DataSet. In the event that NYU determines that I have
Agreement or other impermissible use has been made, NYU may direct that I immediately destroy all
copies of the
NYUMets Dataset and retain no copies thereof even if I did not cause the violation or impermissible
The NYUMets dataset is provided “as is”. NYU MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING ANY
OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS
In no event shall NYU, or NYU partners be liable for any use by me of the NYUMets Dataset resulting
in any loss,
claim, damage or liability, of whatsoever kind or nature, which may arise from or in connection with
AGREEMENT or the use, handling or storage of the NYUMets Dataset.
I agree to indemnify, defend, and hold NYU and its affiliates and affiliated hospitals, and each of
trustees, directors, officers, representatives, partners, faculty, students, volunteers, employees,
(each, an “NYU Indemnitee”) harmless from any claims, losses or damages, including legal fees,
arising out of or
resulting from my access to and/or use of the NYUMets Dataset or any failure to abide by the terms
Agreement, except to the extent caused by an NYU Indemnitee.
This Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of New
exclusive venue for any dispute relating to this Agreement shall be in the state or federal courts
York, New York.