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Visions in Biological Innovation, Medicine, and the Public Health
AALS 202 Annual Meeting—Washington, DC

The Biolaw section and the Law, Medicine & Health Care section are pleased to announce a Call for Papers from which three (3) presenters will be selected for the co-sponsored program to be held during the AALS 2020 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. The theme for the program is 2020 Visions in Biological Innovation, Medicine, and the Public Health. The program will explore current issues in public health and medicine as connected to innovations in the life sciences, including such potential topics as biosimilar and interchangeable biologic research and development, implementation of the 21st Century Cures Act, regulation of novel medical products by the Food & Drug Administration, patent protections and application of recent Supreme Court decisions, anticompetitive industry behaviors, regenerative medicine and stem cell treatments, gene editing and CRISPR technologies, and biopharmaceutical promotion and advertising practices.

Submission guidelines: Deadline for final articles is Monday, August 12, 2019. Submit papers electronically to Professor Jordan Paradise with the email subject line “AALS 2020 Submission.”

More details are available in the complete call for papers.


Addressing the Health Care Needs of Justice-Involved Populations
Loyola’s Thirteenth Annual Health Law Symposium
  

The Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy at Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Annals of Health Law & Life Sciences invite original submissions for presentations at our Thirteenth Annual Health Law Symposium: Addressing the Health Care Needs of Justice-Involved Populations. The Symposium will take place at Loyola University Chicago School of Law on Friday, November 15, 2019 beginning at 9:00 a.m.

The Symposium will explore legal barriers that justice-involved populations face in accessing health care, and address how those barriers can be alleviated. “Justice-involved populations” generally refers to individuals who are incarcerated in prisons, jails, immigrant detention centers, juvenile detention centers, on probation, or individuals who are otherwise involved with the U.S. justice system.

Submission guidelines: To be considered, please send an abstract of no more than 1000 words to health-law@luc.edu by July 1, 2019.

More details are available in the complete call for papers.

Contact Information


Annals of Health Law and Life Sciences
Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy
Philip H. Corboy Law Center
25 E. Pearson St.
Chicago, IL 60611