To help us celebrate 75 years of advocating for the protection of the patient-physician relationship and the independent practice of medicine, the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons would like to invite you to participate in an essay contest. You will have the opportunity to hear the Medical Director of the Benjamin Rush Institute, Beth Haynes, MD as well as many other presentations that will expose you to ideas likely absent from your curriculum. Submission due by July 4, at:
Papers may deal with any aspect of legal medicine, including medical licensure and regulation of the profession, business aspects of medical practice, liability of physicians, hospitals, managed care organizations, and pharmaceutical manufacturers, public health law, the physician-patient relationship, care of special patients, food and drug law, medical research, forensic science, and the history of legal medicine.
Alexander Tax Law Writing Competition. The papers will be judged on research and analysis, choice of topic, writing style, originality, and contribution to the literature available on the topic. Depending on the topic, prior publication, and other factors, a previously unpublished first place winning essay may be considered for publication in a Section publication.
The scope of permissible topics is broad, i. Students are encouraged to present: The winner will also be invited expenses paid to the Annual College Induction Dinner to be honored during the program. Submitted papers may be on any topic relating to disability law including, legal issues arising with respect to employment, government services and programs, public accommodations, education, higher education, housing, and health care.
Papers will be accepted on issues involving public and private international dispute resolution. Judges will consider papers on any topic relating to the law governing the workplace, such as employment law, labor law, employee benefits, or employment discrimination.
In addition to the cash awards, the top three entries will be published on the Institute for Law and the Workplace website. The subject of the paper must be trademark law or a matter that directly relates to, or affects, trademarks.
Papers may address any traditional area of the law as applied to health care e.
Students may submit articles on any topic related to construction law. In addition to the first place winner, one or more authors may be judged a finalist and recognized with a plaque and in Forum publications.
The winner will receive an invitation to the Meeting, as well as transportation and accommodations if living outside DC area. Winners will be published on the NLR website along with winner photo and biography.
Papers will be accepted on issues involving American Indian law or indigenous peoples. Papers may address any area of family law but papers focusing on international or interdisciplinary subject are strongly encouraged. Both winners will beconsider for publication in the Family Court Review.
Spoon Business Law Writing Competition. Submissions should be related to American regulatory or administrative law, broadly construed. Appropriate subjects include empirical or comparative analyses of the effectiveness of specific regulatory regimes or of deregulation; doctrinal investigations of the development of administrative law rules or principles by courts and administrative agencies and the effects of that development; and normative analyses of how particular regulatory or administrative regimes or deregulation advance or fail to advance values of fairness, participation, and transparency.
The American Constitution Society welcomes all papers furthering and promoting a progressive vision of the Constitution, law, and public policy. Examples of possible topics include: ACS will post winning submissions on its website.On Friday, April 22, , the Public Health Foundation Enterprises will be holding its Ninth Annual High School Essay Contest Awards Luncheon.
Each year high school. Congratulations to the winners of the Lasker Essay Contest! This year we asked participants to u se at least one specific example, to propose ways in which breakthroughs in biomedical research can be made part of the daily global dialogue, so that a much wider public becomes better informed and more supportive of biomedical research endeavors.
The essay contest is sponsored by the Medical Society’s Committee on History and invites essays related to the history of medicine or public health in Massachusetts since the establishment of the Massachusetts Medical Society in PUBLIC HEALTH ALUMNI ASSOCIATION.
SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION. Background: Each year, thanks in part to the generosity of alumni and friends of the School, donor funds provide $1, scholarships for School of Public.
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