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ACLM 2022 ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING & AWARDS DINNER

From the Cradle to the Grave:
Beginning and End of Life Legal Issues

15 OCTOBER 2022  |  HYBRID EVENT
Athenaeum Club, Melbourne & Online

REGISTRATION - NOW OPEN!

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Active_ASM 2022 - Melbourne & Virtual

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Live Attendee Additional Information

Skip this section if you selected VIRTUAL attendance.

Attendance at the Awards Dinner is included in your registration fee. It includes a three course dinner and beverages and presentation of new Fellow & Member awards. Please confirm whether you will be attending the dinner at the time of registering to assist us with seating arrangements.

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You are welcome to bring a guest to the dinner for an additional fee of $165 per guest. Please advise below if you are bringing a guest to the dinner.

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If you are a speaker, please select "Bank Transfer" below and contact ACLM directly to arrange payment. An invoice will be sent to you directly with the $50 speaker discount applied.

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - NOW OPEN!

To express your interest in speaking, email your 100 word abstract and autobiography to aclm9@legalmedicine.com.au. Please explain how your presentation relates to the overall theme - Beginning and End of Life Legal Issues.

Suggested topics may include (but are not limited to):

Beginning of life
- Abortion laws
- Doula issues
- Sex selection
- Assisted reproduction
- Stillbirths

Palliative care issues

End of life
- Voluntary Assisted Dying
- Conscientious objection
- Advance health directives

PROGRAM

A draft program will be released in the near future.

Saturday 15 October 2022

09:00 - 15:30  Annual Scientific Meeting

16:00 - 17:00   Annual General Meeting

19:00 - 22:00  Awards Dinner

(Please note - the AGM is for ACLM members only.)

VENUE

Athenaeum Club, Melbourne
87 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000

LIVE vs VIRTUAL ATTENDANCE 

Live Attendance

- Attend in person in Melbourne
- Includes attendance at the evening Awards Dinner
- Enjoy all meal breaks and networking opportunities
- Attend virtually if sickness or quarantine prevents you from attending live

ACLM Member $500 / Non-members $650 (inc GST)

Virtual Attendance

- Attend the Annual Scientific Meeting & AGM remotely via Zoom video/audio stream
- The video will be focused on the presenters. The audio will capture the presenters + audience comments via microphones
- Participate in discussions and ask questions via Zoom raise hand or chat features
- Does not include the Awards Dinner
- Despite our best efforts, remote attendees may not be able to interact quite as freely as being at the event in person.
- Virtual attendees can choose to switch to Live attendance up until 14 days prior by paying the price difference (subject to seating availability).

ACLM Member $350 / Non-members $500 (inc GST)

COST

LIVE - ACLM Member $500 / Non-members $650

VIRTUAL - ACLM Member $350 / Non-members $500

Bring a partner to the Awards dinner - $165 extra

Speaker discount - $50 discount

(All prices include GST)

CANCELLATION POLICY

A refund less $100 administration fee will be provided for all cancellations received at least 15 days prior to the event (by Friday 30 September). Any cancellations after this point are non-refundable.

Virtual attendees can choose to switch to Live attendance up until 14 days prior by paying the price difference (subject to seating availability).

If you registered to attend Live and cannot do so due to sickness/quarantine/travel restrictions you will be given access to attend virtually. No refund will be given.

Contingency Planning

If a situation occurs which significantly affects the majority of participants’ ability to attend in person, the event may be held entirely online as was successfully done during the pandemic in 2021. In this scenario, live attendees would be given a partial refund of the price difference for the virtual ticket. By registering, you agree to attend the event virtually on the same date should this circumstance arise.

COVID-19 SAFETY

ACLM will follow government COVID Safe requirements for holding this event. More information will be available here once the venue is finalised.  Please make sure to check back here regularly to ensure you comply with the latest COVID-19 Safety instructions. 

As part of our commitment to making this event COVID Safe, you must comply with the following directions:

- Do not attend this event if you are unwell. This includes if you are currently or have recently experienced cough, fever, sore throat, fatigue, loss of smell or taste, vomiting, diarrhoea, or shortness of breath. Get tested and isolate at the first sign of symptoms. Virtual attendance will be available.

 - Do not attend this event if you are required to self-isolate or quarantine by the government, including if you have been a close contact with a person who is positive with COVID-19. Virtual attendance will be available.

 - Bring a face mask. Even if face masks are no longer mandatory, we still recommended bringing and wearing a face mask when social distancing is not possible.

 - Wash and sanitize your hands frequently and follow hygienic practices when coughing or sneezing.

 - It is your responsibility to check and abide by the latest border, travel and quarantine restrictions to ensure you are safe and able to travel to and from this event.