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Call for Papers: Conflicts of Interest in the Practice of Medicine

The American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics will be presenting a conference on Conflicts of Interest in the Practice of Medicine at the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Law on October 27-28, 2011. We are calling for proposals on the following sub-topics, listed below. Anyone selected to participate will be asked to present at the conference in Pittsburgh and soon after prepare a scholarly paper for publication on the topic in a special issue of the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics. Read More

In This Issue
Call for Papers: Conflicts of Interest in the Practice of Medicine
Announcements
Law Professor Authors New Book on Bioethics and Disability Rights
ASLME Celebrates TWO Milestones
Welcome to our New Interns
Society Scoop
Conferences and Events
5th Annual Student Health Law Conference: Taking the Health Law Career Path
34th Annual Health Law Professors Conference Wrap-Up
Publications
Update from JLME
AJLM Call for Papers
Where in the World is JLME?
Membership
Member Spotlight
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Announcements
Law Professor Authors New Book on Bioethics and Disability Rights

Albany Law School Professor Alicia Ouellette’s latest book, Bioethics and Disability: Toward a Disability-Conscious Bioethics, takes on the tension between disability rights scholars and bioethicists and encourages the two groups to work more closely together for the benefit of individuals with disabilities. To learn more about her book, Read More

ASLME Celebrates TWO Milestones
Over the next 18 months, we will be wishing ASLME not one, but two very happy birthdays. Believe it or not, ASLME is celebrating its centenary year in 2011, as it was founded in 1911 as the Massachusetts Society of Examining Physicians. This makes ASLME one of the oldest medical societies in the United States. Read More
Welcome to our New Interns
The American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics would like to welcome Tony Kikendall and Gretchen Losordo who have joined ASLME as summer interns. Read More
Society Scoop
The ASLME Insider reaches over 2,000 readers each month, spreading the word on Society activities, job postings, and other happenings in the health law community. Our new column Society Scoop lets our readers share the latest news and gossip with the Insider audience.
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Conferences and Events
5th Annual Student Health Law Conference: Taking the Health Law Career Path

The ASLME and DePaul University School of Law will co-sponsor the Fifth Annual Student Health Law Conference on October 21 in Chicago, IL. Read More

34th Annual Health Law Professors Conference Wrap-Up

ASLME and Loyola University Chicago School of Law Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy co-hosted the 34th Annual Health Law Professor's Conference. Nearly 200 people attended this event, held in Chicago June 9-11, 2011. Read More

Publications
Update from JLME

Every June marks the beginning of a busy summer season at ASLME. Last week ASLME hosted the 34th Annual Health Law Professors Conference at Loyola University School of Law. Discussing emerging topics in health law, this conference brings together dozens of professors who are also authors of JLME articles.

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AJLM Call for Papers

The American Journal of Law & Medicine will hold its annual symposium on January 28, 2012.  The symposium will focus on the following question: What rights and freedoms do Americans have with respect to their healthcare, and what impact will those rights and freedoms have in litigation over the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)? Read More

Where in the World is JLME?

ASLME's Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics has traveled across the globe! Correctly guess where JLME is this month, and you could win a prize! Read More

Membership
Member Spotlight
ASLME is proud to announce that member John Blum is the winner of the 2011 Jay Healey Teaching Award. Read More

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