Other Meetings of Interest

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ACMT 2018 Seminar in Forensic Toxicology "Opioids, Toxicology, and the Law: Medical-Legal Aspects of the Opioid Epidemic" Psychoactive Substances (NPS) Symposium

December 13 - 14, 2018
The Highland - Dallas, TX

This seminar will focus on the forensic and medical-legal aspects of opioid use, abuse, prescribing, and addiction by presenting real cases encountered by medical toxicology experts. The seminar will be tailored to the interests of physicians and other scientists involved in numerous disciplines, including medical toxicology, forensic & laboratory medicine, addiction medicine, and the legal community.

https://www.acmt.net/Overview_For_Tox.html

Fourth Annual Conference in Forensic and Pediatric Pathology:
"Seldom Say Never, Seldom Say Always: A look at Exceptional Cases"

June 7 - 9, 2019
The Georgia Aquarium
Atlanta, GA

This three (3) day conference aims to provide Continuing Professional Development/Continuing Medical Education for Forensic Pathologists, Anatomical Pathologists who perform medicolegal post mortem examinations, Pediatric Pathologists, Fellows-in-training in Forensic Pathology, Neuropathology and Pediatric Pathology, Residents in Anatomical Pathology, Pathologist Assistants/Anatomical Pathology Technologists/Morgue Technicians, Forensic Scientists, Investigating and Regional Coroners, Crown Attorneys, Defence Lawyers, Police Homicide Investigators, Forensic Identification Officers, Crime Scene Examiners and Scenes of Crime Officers

The educational content of the programme will address controversial topics in forensic pathology, entities with subtle or no findings at post mortem examination and those with uncertain/unknown pathophysiological mechanisms of death in both adult and pediatric forensic pathology, under the thematic title of “Seldom Say Never, Seldom Say Always: A look at Exceptional Cases.” The didactic content of the programme will be delivered by an international faculty of expert speakers of diverse backgrounds, experience and interests.

Accreditation

The event will be accredited by the Office of Continuing Professional Development (OCPD) of the University of Ottawa and will provide Section 1 RCPSC and/or CFPC Mainpro + CME/CPD Credits from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) and the College of Family Practitioners of Canada (CFPC). A certificate of attendance will be issued to registered participants to reflect the amount of CME/CPD credits accrued.

The CME/CPD credits are recognized by the American Medical Association as AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through reciprocal recognition.

It is the responsibility of the participant to understand their regulatory body’s requirements for CME/CPD credits.

For more information visit: https://med.uottawa.ca/pathology/news/annual-conference-forensic-and-pediatric-pathology

Seventh International Conference on Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma

September 26 and 27, 2019
University Conference Center
Hershey, PA

For more information visit: https://ce.med.psu.edu/pediatric-abusive-head-trauma/