Registration is now open for the Central States Law Schools Association 2018 Scholarship Conference, which will be held on Friday, October 12 and Saturday, October 13 at the Texas A&M University School of Law in Fort Worth, Texas. We invite law faculty from across the country to submit proposals to present papers or works in progress.
Health Law and Policy
Call for Papers: The Opioid Crisis and the Practice of Law
The South Carolina Law Review will host its 2019 Symposium on Friday, February 8, 2019, at the University of South Carolina School of Law. The symposium will specifically examine the implications of the opioid epidemic on the practice of healthcare and tort law, as well as legislative and law enforcement efforts in response to this national crisis.
Call for Proposals
Loyola University Chicago's 12th Annual Symposium on Health Law and Policy
16 Nov 2018, Philip H. Corboy Law Center, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 25 E. Pearson Street, Chicago
The Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy at Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Annals of Health Law invite original research paper submissions for presentation at our 12th Annual Health Law Symposium: Serving the Needs of Medicaid Populations. The Symposium will take place at Loyola University Chicago School of Law on Friday, November 16, 2018, beginning at 9:30am.
Possible approaches to this Call for Proposals include, but are not limited to:
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are responsible for almost 70% of all deaths worldwide. Almost three quarters of all NCD deaths, and 82% of the 16 million people who
die prematurely, occur in low- and middle-income countries. NCDs have devastating consequences for individuals, families and communities; they threaten to overwhelm health systems; and
6th Global Conference on Genocide
CALL FOR PAPERS
Medical Faculty of Aix-Marseille University (France), 4-7 July 2018
Genocide and Mass Violence : diagnosis, treatment, and recovery ?
Humanities, social and medical sciences facing extreme violence
Conference Steering Committee
Dr. Elisabeth Anstett, CNRS, Chair of the Committee
Mme Laetitia Delouis, CNRS-AMU, Coordinator of the Committee
Mr Valery Ravix, AMU, IT manager
The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School is pleased to announce plans for our 2018 annual conference, entitled: "Beyond Disadvantage: Disability, Law, and Bioethics." This year's conference is organized in collaboration with the Harvard Law School Project on Disability.
Call for Abstracts: 2018 bioip Faculty Workshop
Workshop Date: May 3–4, 2018
Application Deadline: October 2, 2017
Georgia State University College of Law
Opioid abuse and addiction are increasingly and relentlessly ravaging the American public, a battle whose toll leaves too many people paying the ultimate price—their life. One American dies every fifteen minutes in the United States from an opioid overdose, resulting in almost half of all drug overdose deaths in America involving a prescription opioid. Addressing the opioid epidemic with a monolithic approach stunts positive change.
We stand in the era of Information revolution, where knowledge goes hand in hand with digital technologies and play a key role in creating a knowledge economy and a knowledge society. Digital technologies have become a part and parcel in all aspects of home-based, operational, and public lives. Information and Communication Technology including telephone lines, wireless technologies, computer technologies, software, advanced robotics, storage and other audio visual mechanisms helps in accessing, storing, transmitting, managing and manipulating essential information.