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Annual Health Law Conference



2018 Health Law Conference Registration and Info Packet [pdf]


Seventh Annual Health Law Conference

Health Care Professional/Attorney Collaboration on Behalf of Patients and Clients

Presented by MECOP and Jointly Provided by the FSU Center for Innovative Collaboration in
Medicine and Law and the Florida Bioethics Network


Monday, January 22, 2018

8:00am - 4:00pm

FSU Alumni Center


  • This program will sensitize participants to the opportunities in clinical practice for collaborating with attorneys to help plan for and resolve actual and potential problems confronted by their patients, especially older patients.
  • Legal, ethical, economic, and social factors implicated by interprofessional collaboration will be discussed.
  • The discussion will help participants to identify and overcome impediments to effective interprofessional collaboration.



This conference is designed for physicians, attorneys, nurses, social workers, psychologists, patient advocates, and others with an interest in continuing education in the delivery of medical and legal services to patients/clients, health policy, legal medicine, health care ethics, and public health in Florida. Members of the public are welcome to register and attend also.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify key issues in the care of patients, particularly older patients, for which the physician’s collaboration with an attorney serving the individual patient might be advantageous.
  • Appreciate opportunities for, and impediments to, interprofessional collaboration in addressing those issues.
  • Know about various resources to facilitate interprofessional collaboration on behalf of the patient, and how to utilize those resources.



Applications for credit hours have been submitted for physicians, lawyers, nurses, and social workers.


Disclosure and Conflict of Interest Resolution

All conflicts of interest of any individual(s) in a position to control the content of this activity will be identified and resolved prior to this educational activity being provided. Disclosure about provider and faculty relationships, or the lack thereof, will be provided to learners.

Registration Steps

Registration is free for students and other participants NOT seeking Continuing Education Credit. Payment of the registration fee is required for all participants seeking Continuing Education Credit.
Registration can be made by mail, by email, by phone, or through fax.
For participants who would like to mail their registrations, please mail registrations (page five of this packet) and Continuing Education Credit payment, if applicable, to our address as shown on the registration page. To pay for Continuing Education Credit by credit or debit card, please contact Inez Hudlow to receive a Credit Card Authorization Form.


FSU Alumni Center
1030 West Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32304
(Free parking will be available at Alumni Center)

For Further Information Contact:

Inez Hudlow

Administrative Specialist

FSU College of Medicine


Phone: 850-431-8251