Medicine, Law & Society Annual Conference 2018

27th Conference Medicine, Law and Society will continue its long-time tradition and follow the already established concepts, which have been drawing attention with current central theme of the conference, with excellent experts and with intense discussions. The conference will take place on 23rd and 24th March 2018 in Maribor. The Conference aims to address every aspect that contributes to main topic on

Medicine, Law and Society:

“Contemporary Medical, Legal and Ethical Challenges and Dilemmas”

We would like to give special emphasis on following topics:

a)     Vaccination: from birth to death?;
b)     Dysthanasia;
c)     Relationship between traditional and complemantary medicine;

d)     Complementary Integrative Medicine;
e)     Healthcare Quality Indicators and Court Experts.

Contributions will be reviewed by internationally recognized reviewers. Selected scientific papers will be published in a special issue of journal Medicine, Law & Society (abstracted and Indexed in Web of Science™ Core Collection, Emerging Sources Citation Index). 

Prospective participants are invited to submit their complete original scientific papers as a part of preliminary registration - expressed interest

  • on-line at: http://journals.um.si/index.php/medicine, no later than January 15th, 2018. Preliminary registration should include the following information: original scientific paper with extended abstract (not more than 100 words) (paper should not exceed more than 8.000 words), personal contact details (full name, job title, postal address, phone and fax number, e-mail address, institutional affiliation and current positions of presenter) and up to five key words with indication to which panel topic is submitted. All submitted papers should be in Microsoft Word format and submitted electronically at: http://journals.um.si/index.php/medicine.

Based on received preliminary registrations Scientific Committee will do the selection of best papers and applicants will be notified no later than February 15th, 2018 if their intended contributions are accepted to be published and presented at the conference. After notification of acceptance, participants and authors are obliged to pay conference Registration Fee 280 EUR (VAT not included) and submit final version of their scientific paper, no later than March 15th, 2018.

We are available for any further questions at: phone +386 2 250 42 32 (prof. dr. Suzana Kraljić) and email journal.mls@um.si.