April 2011 Volume 7 Number 8

HLS Co-sponsors Cancer Rights Conference

The ABA Health Law Section, in collaboration with the Section’s Breast Cancer Task Force, has received approval from the ABA Board of Governors to be a co-sponsor of the Cancer Legal Resource Center’s 2011 Cancer Rights Conferences. These one-day conferences provide participants with comprehensive information about the most common cancer-related legal issues.

They will be attended by patients, survivors, caregivers, healthcare providers, advocates, and business and community leaders. Other sponsors include the Disability Rights Legal Center, Loyola Law School Los Angeles, LIVESTRONG, Genentech, and the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. Registration to all three conferences is complimentary.

The three conferences will be:

  • Friday, June 24, 2011, Chicago, IL
  • Friday, September 23, 2011, Washington, DC
  • Friday, October 21, 2011, Ann Arbor, MI

For more information, or to register for any of the three Cancer Rights Conferences, please visit cancerrightsconference.org.

For more information about the ABA Breast Cancer Task Force, please contact Simeon Carson, Associate Director, at simeon.carson@americanbar.org.


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