ACLM 57th Annual Meeting
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Plan to Join Us! ACLM is proud to offer an action-packed annual meeting bringing together experts and thought leaders in the field of legal medicine! Join the annual meeting this year as a sponsor and/or exhibitor to interact with the 200+ professionals who will come together to engage, innovate and take action!

When: February 24-26, 2017
Where: Bally's Las Vegas
3645 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, Nevada  89109
United States
Contact: Kristy Masloski

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2017 ACLM Annual Meeting

Health Law in the 21st Century: Challenges in a Changing Environment


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ACLM is proud to offer an action-packed annual meeting bringing together experts and thought leaders in the field of legal medicine! Save the date and plan to join your colleagues in Las Vegas. The program will include a day and a half of dental sessions and the ABLM Pre-conference review course. Check out the program information and schedules using the navigation above.

Featured Speakers

"Practical Considerations of the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act"
U.S. Representative Tim Murphy (Pennsylvania)

"Training and Expectations for the Expert Witness in Australia: Could Guidelines Work in the U.S.?"
Professor Roy Beran, University of New South Wales, Australia

Rates and Fees

The deadline for discounted early registration is January 20, 2017.

  Early Bird Rates
(through 1/20/17)
Regular Rates
(after 1/20/17)
At the Door
ACLM Member Discount* $625 $625 $625
ACLM Member Regular $725 $825 $875
ACLM Past Pres. Discount*
$175 $175 $175
ACLM Past President**
$225 $300 $300
Non-Member $875 $975 $1,025
Student Member*** $50 $50 $50
Student Non-Member*** $75 $75 $75
Single Day $325 $375 $375
Spouse/Guest**** $155 $155 $155

*Rate available only to ACLM Members/Past Presidents who book their hotel reservations at Bally's.

**Past Presidents requesting CLE credit must complete the CLE section of the registration form and pay the CLE administration fee.

*** Students must provide proof of full-time matriculation.

****Spouse/Guest Registration Includes: Continental Breakfasts on Fri/Sat/Sun; One Ticket to the President’s Welcome Reception. Does not include: Women’s Leadership Breakfast, Cyril Wecht Luncheon, Annual Awards and Networking Banquet, CLE, CME or PACE credits.

Medical Ethics Session Only: $60 Member/Fellow - $80 Non-Member

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 10:45 am – 12:00 pm

In an effort to help participants obtain required Medical Ethics credits we are offering this single session as a registration category. This session is a part of the three-day annual meeting, but you may sign up for ONLY this session. Please Note: Registering here will NOT register you for the ACLM Annual Meeting. You will ONLY be registered to attend this session and nothing else.

Events Included in Registration Fee

(RSVP required with registration.)

Dental Symposium
Friday, February 24, 2017 and Saturday, February 25, 2017

Poster Presentation Lunch
Friday, February 24, 2017

President's Welcome Reception
Friday, February 24, 2017

Dr. Dorothy Rasinski-Gregory Women’s Leadership Breakfast
Saturday, February 25, 2017

Optional Event Tickets

Not Included in Registration Fee

Cyril Wecht Luncheon, $45/ticket ($55 at the conference)
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Noon

Annual Awards and Networking Banquet, $50 ($100 at the conference)
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 7:30 pm

2017 ABLM Pre-Conference Program, $195 per person
Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 1:00 - 6:15 pm

Additional Items

Not Included in Registration Fee

Printed Program Syllabus, $75 each
Program flash drives will be distributed free of charge at the meeting. A printed syllabus is available for $75 if ordered by February 1, 2017.

Continuing Legal Education Processing, $45 per state
While CME processing is included in your registration fee, CLE processing is not.
(Additional fee will apply if request is received after meeting date.) If you would like the ACLM to process your CLE for a $45 per state administration fee, please indicate which states you are requesting during registration. You must indicate the state’s bar number for the ACLM to process your CLE.

Legal Medicine & Medical Ethics, 9th Edition (CD), $90
Purchase with your 2017 Annual Meeting registration and receive 10% off the regular price - Regularly $100 - Now $90. Pick up your CD at the conference registration desk when you check in and save shipping and handling.

Bally's Las Vegas Hotel Reservation Information

ACLM Room Rates: $199/night (including fees and taxes - taxes are subject to change) .
Reservation Deadline: Wednesday, February 1, 2017

ACLM has obtained this room rate by contracting a total meeting package at Bally’s. ACLM must meet certain minimum hotel room pickup requirements or ACLM will face attrition penalties. In order for the College to continue to provide a reasonable registration fee, we need your help. Please take advantage of the room rate we have negotiated.

Get your online Room Reservations Here

ACLM Member Discount Rate*: If you have registered for the discounted conference registration rate please follow the link above to book your hotel stay at Ballys in the ACLM block of rooms.

*ACLM staff will review registrations completed at the discounted rate and confirm that a hotel stay has been booked.

General Disclaimer

The statements and opinions contained in this program are solely those of the individual authors and contributors and not of the ACLM. The appearance of advertisements is not a warranty, endorsement or approval of the products or services advertised or of their effectiveness, quality or safety. The content of this program may contain discussion of off-label uses of some of the agents mentioned. Please consult the prescribing information for full disclosure of approved uses. The ACLM disclaims responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas or products referred to in the abstracts or advertisements.

Special Assistance/Accommodation Statement

We encourage participation by all individuals. If you have a disability, advance notification of any special needs will help us better serve you. Call (847) 447-1713 or email if you require special assistance to fully participate in the meeting.

Policy on Faculty and Sponsor Disclosure

It is the policy of the American College of Legal Medicine that the faculty and sponsors disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Detailed disclosures will be made in the course handout materials.

Cancellation Policy

Registration refund requests must be submitted in writing to the ACLM Executive Office no later than January 20, 2017. All refund requests will be subject to a $100.00 processing fee. No refunds will be made after January 20, 2017.

PCI Compliance

PLEASE DO NOT EMAIL FORMS WITH CREDIT CARD INFORMATION. Please note that transmission of credit card payment information to the ACLM office by email cannot be accepted due to PCI Compliance standards. Acceptable forms of payment receipt include Mail or Fax.

Photography, Videography & Audio Release

As part of our mission to provide education, best practices and other information from leaders in their fields, speakers, panelists and audience members should be aware that we may record all or part of the events we organize, including comments from speakers, panelists and audience members. The resulting raw and edited materials, including still photographs, video and audio recordings, and associated verbatim transcripts, may be used by ACLM without restriction, in press releases, white papers, conference collateral, websites and other publications. By attending our events, you acknowledge that you are in a public place, and that attendees (including ACLM volunteers) may capture your image in photos and videos. Nevertheless, we encourage event attendees to exercise common sense and good judgement, and respect the wishes of other attendees who do not wish to be photographed at the events. ACLM uses photos and videos taken at its events for a variety of purposes, including publication on the  website. If you see any photos or profiles about yourself on that you would like removed, please email