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ACLM 2022 Annual Scientific Meeting – Beginning & End of Life Legal Issues – Registration and call for papers now open!
Join us for the 2022 Annual Scientific Meeting and Awards Dinner on 15 October at the Athenaeum Club in Melbourne.
World Congress on Medical Law – ACLM members can access discounted price
The 26th World Congress is now being held on 5-7 December 2022 on the Gold Coast.
American ACLM virtual annual conference now open for registration
Don't miss this unique opportunity to attend the American ACLM's conference virtually!
Expert Report Writing course mandatory prerequisite to Expert Witness Training Program from January 2022
From January 2022, the ERW course will be a mandatory prerequisite for those wanting to attend the EWTP course.
Gross Negligence Manslaughter (GNM) Seminar & Panel Discussion
Register now to attend this event, organised by the Centre for Health Education & Promotion, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Marnie Manning announced as a finalist for the 2021 Australian Law Awards
ACLM Council Member, Marnie Manning, has been named as a finalist in the 2021 Australian Law Awards for General Counsel of the Year.
2021 Queens Birthday Honour – congratulations Professor Ian Freckelton QC AO
ACLM Honorary Fellow, Professor Freckelton, has been recognised for his distinguished service to the law, including in the field of medicine.
Legal Reflections webinar recordings now available!
Did you miss a webinar recently? Catch up and benefit from this free education.
IAFS upcoming virtual event – Forensic Science Principles
This immersive online event will cover current and future challenges in forensic science. Gain early access to the Sydney Declaration which provides a fundamental definition and outlines the principles of forensic science.
Australian Lawyers Alliance – WA Medical Negligence Mini Conference
This event will be held on Friday 30 April 2021, followed by a networking reception.
Sandra Johnson awarded Honorary Fellowship of the American College of Legal Medicine
Congratulations to Dr Sandra Johnson for her recent award of Honorary Fellowship of the American College of Legal Medicine.
External networking events updated with virtual events
There are many upcoming opportunities for learning and networking both in person and online.
Sandra Johnson Finalist in Women in Artificial Intelligence Awards
Dr Sandra Johnson is honoured to be nominated as a finalist for her research and contribution to the field of Artificial Intelligence in Law.
College Pathways webinar series resumes 1 February 2021
Join us for our next webinar to be presented by ACLM Fellow, Brad Wright, on the theme 'From Dental to Mental - A dentist at the Private Bar'.
March 2021 courses open for registration – book now, spaces are limited!
Registration is open for the Expert Report Writing and Basic Law Intensive courses - 5-7 March 2021. Book now to secure a place!
Expert Report Writing and Basic Law Intensive postponed and registration reopened
These June 2020 courses have been postponed to December due to COVID-19. Registration has now been reopened.
Effect of postponing courses on our members working towards MACLM/FACLM
ACLM is aware that the necessary postponing of courses due to COVID-19 may affect our members working towards MACLM/FACLM. Learn more...
Registration for ACLM courses suspended due to COVID-19 developments – IMPORTANT UPDATE
Due to restrictions on gatherings and travel, ACLM is making changes to our schedule of courses for 2020. Learn more here.
2020 Annual Scientific Meeting date and location announced
The call for papers is now open! Please submit an abstract related to the theme 'Legal Aspects of Child & Adolescent Health'.
Our deepest sympathies – Dr Maurice Wallin passes away – Founding President of ACLM
It is with deep regret that we advise that Dr Maurice Wallin passed away on 2 January 2020. Funeral service details are here for those who wish to attend.
ACLM elects new Council members, President and Executive team
We welcome our newly elected President and the Council members for 2020.
Thank you to all who attended the 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting
Read more about this recent meeting including some highlights from the presentations.
Marnie Manning has been shortlisted for the Australian Law Awards 2019
ACLM Council Member, Marnie Manning, has been named as a finalist in the Australian Law Awards for General Counsel of the Year.
The Honourable Justice Paul Le Gay Brereton – 2019 ASM Keynote Address
We look forward with great anticipation to the 2019 ASM keynote address which will be provided by The Honourable Justice Paul Le Gay Brereton.
2019 ASM draft program is released – view speakers and their topics
A draft program has been released for the 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting - Legal Aspects of Rehabilitation Medicine. It promises to be a thought provoking and informative weekend with topics including issues of liability, injury assessment, robotic technologies, post traumatic stress disorder and much more!
Strengthening ties with the American College of Legal Medicine
The President-Elect of the American College of Legal Medicine expresses gratitude for our hospitality and our President's recent lecture at their 2019 ASM in Los Angeles.
AVM Tracy Smart is a guest speaker at our 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting
We are excited to announce AVM Tracy Smart, Commander Joint Health & Surgeon General, will be speaking at our 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting.
The University of Sydney Law School – Visitors Program
The University of Sydney Law School invites members of ACLM to apply for it's Visitors Program.
2019 Basic and Advanced Law Intensives now open for registration
Spaces on these courses are limited and will sell out fast. Register early to avoid disappointment!
American College of Legal Medicine – 2019 Annual Meeting in Health Law and Legal Medicine
ACLM President, Sandra Johnson, will speak at the American College of Legal Medicine 59th Annual Health Law and Legal Medicine Meeting in Los Angeles in February 2019.
Connect with your colleagues at a free networking event
This event is being held in conjunction with the Advanced Law Intensive 2018 and will provide a unique opportunity for our local members to network in a relaxed setting with colleagues from interstate and overseas who are attending this course.
Hurry! Last chance for discounted 2018 ASM accommodation
Sir Stamford at Circular Quay offers a discounted accommodation rate to our ASM attendees. This offer is only available until 19 September. Hurry! Register to attend before this offer expires.
Dr Maria Dudycz – Victorian Honour Roll of Women in 2018
Congratulations to ACLM's Fellow, Dr Maria Dudycz, for her recent award.
ACLM teaching in the PPD program of Sydney University Medical School
Don Buchanan and Sandra Johnson provided a series of lectures to Sydney University medical students.
2018 Annual Scientific Meeting – call for papers now open!
The theme of ACLM's 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting is “Personal Injury Law”. Contact the College to submit a paper for presentation.
A Closer Look at the Expert Witness Training Program
Course convenor, Professor Roy Beran, highlights the benefits of attending the Expert Witness course.