American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics

American Society of Law, Medicine and Ethics (ASLME) is a nonprofit educational organization.  It was founded in 1911.

ASLME provides high-quality scholarship, debate, and critical thought for professionals at the intersection of law, medicine, and ethics.

The members of ASLME are equipped to examine big health questions with far-reaching social ramifications such as: genetic testing and research, medical record privacy, end-of-life decisions, and the dynamics of informed consent.  ASLME acquired supreme strength from their multidisciplinary focus. ASLME creates a dynamic forum to exchange ideas from a wide range of perspectives to: protect public health; reduce racial, ethnic, and economic health disparities; promote patient safety and quality of care; and facilitate dialogue on emerging biomedical science and research.

ASLME has three types of memberships such as: Doctoral (for those with an MD, JD, LLB, LLM, PhD, DNSc, MBA, DO or other equivalent professional position); Non-Doctoral; and Student (for a full time student without a doctoral level degree).  ASLME members can avail certain benefits such as:

  • Subscription and online access to the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics – a journal provides deep insight into the topics, policy developments and court decisions that matter most.
  • Subscription and online access to the American Journal of Law & Medicine – a law review in the U.S. devoted exclusively to the analysis of issues at the nexus of law and medicine.
  • Registration discounts on ASLME sponsored conferences and events.

ASLME publish two national journals such as: the Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics and the American Journal of Law & Medicine.  ASLME supported many conferences and webinars to offer continuing education credits on the current issues.  ASLME connects teaching professionals across North America for the exchange of ideas, classroom materials, and curricula. The efforts of ASLME have earned awards from industry groups such as Growth House and the Oncology Nursing Society.

Contact:

The American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics
765 Commonwealth Avenue
Suite 1634
Boston
Massachusetts 02215

Tel: 617.262.4990

Fax: 617.437.7596

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