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American Journal of Law & Medicine

The American Journal of Law & Medicine (AJLM) is the country’s leading health law journal. Its scope is broad, covering topics ranging from health law and policy, to the legal, ethical and economic aspects of medical practice, research and education. The journal publishes articles written by professors, attorneys and other professionals, as well as student notes and comments. AJLM is also a peer-reviewed journal, with leading experts in health law reviewing every manuscript selected for publication. It is published by the Boston University School of Law in conjunction with the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics.

Call For Papers

April 28th, 2015

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AJLM will hold its annual symposium on Saturday, January 30, 2016. Accepted papers will be published in the Symposium Edition and presented at the symposium in Boston. This is an open call for papers from any academic perspective, including, but not limited to, law, public health, medicine, economics, bioethics, history and anthropology.

Please send a one page abstract, as well as complete contact information, to by May 1, 2015. Selected authors will be notified by May 15, 2015. Full-length articles should be submitted by October 2015 for inclusion in the symposium. AJLM pays for reasonable travel expenses of invited authors.