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Public Health Law Program
The Public's Health and the Law in the 21st Century
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Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta June 12-14, 2006
Continuing Education
CME, CLE, and other continuing education credits will be available to conference participants.

Continuing Health Education

APHA is accredited by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc., to sponsor continuing education for Certified Health Education Specialists. This program is a designated event for up to 13.5 Category 1 CE contact hours (CECH). APHA will issue a certificate of attendance and indication of the total CECH earned to those who attend and evaluate approved sessions.

Continuing Medical Education Units


The American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the ACCME.

CME Credits

ASLME designates this educational activity for a maximum of 16 hours in category 1 credit toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the activity.


To ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in this educational program, all faculty are required to disclose to the program audiences any association or apparent conflict(s) of interest that might be related to the content of their presentations.

Continuing Nursing Education

The Public Health Nursing Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. APHA will issue a certificate of attendance and indication of the total contact hours earned to those who attend and evaluate approved sessions.

Continuing Legal Education Units

ASLME is an accredited sponsor of continuing legal education programs according to the regulations of the states of AR, CA, GA, IN, IA, MS, MO, NV, NM, NC, PA, RI, SC, VA, WA and WV. Under the NYS CLE Board “approved jurisdiction procedures”, ASLME is permitted to provide CLE credits in NY. ASLME routinely applies to various other states. Attorneys desiring accreditation must notify ASLME upon registering for the conference and must indicate for which state they are seeking credit.

"Give a man health and a course to steer, and he'll never stop to trouble about whether he's happy or not."

-George Bernard Shaw

The Public's Health and the Law in the 21St Century 5TH Annual Conference               June 12-14, 2006
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