Call for Abstracts: 2015 bioIP New Scholars Workshop
The American Society for Law, Medicine & Ethics (ASLME) is pleased to announce the first annual bioIP New Scholars Workshop on May 7, 2015 at Boston University School of Law. The
Workshop will offer a unique opportunity for three new scholars (in
their first decade of teaching) to present their draft scholarship for
in-depth critique and commentary by respected senior scholars in the
Topics for the workshop are at the intersection of
biotechnology/life sciences/FDA and IP (hence, bioIP), broadly defined. A
Review Committee will select papers for the Workshop in a blind
process. Papers should present an original thesis and contribute to
scholarly literature. The Workshop will not review published work.
Scholars with fewer then ten years of teaching experience interested
in having their papers reviewed should submit an abstract (up to 500
words) of the proposed paper (without identifying details) along with a
CV to Ted Hutchinson, Executive Director of the ASLME at firstname.lastname@example.org
by October 1, 2014. Selected abstracts will be announced later in Fall 2014
with the full papers due one month prior to the date of the Workshop.
The organizers will cover reasonable travel and lodging expenses. VAPs
and Fellows are eligible for the Workshop.
The Workshop Committee consists of faculty from: The Boston University
School of Law; Georgia State University College of Law; Indiana
University Robert H. McKinney School of Law; and the Loyola University
Chicago School of Law.
For questions, please email Kevin Outterson at email@example.com.