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Saks Institute Spring Symposium 2017
Saks Institute for Mental Health Law, Policy, and Ethics
- SAKS INSTITUTE FOR MENTAL HEALTH LAW, POLICY, AND ETHICS
- WHO WE ARE
- TEN GUIDING PRINCIPLES
- AREAS OF FOCUS
- BOARDS OF THE INSTITUTE
- STUDENT SCHOLARS
- EVENTS AND VIDEO
The Saks Institute for Mental Health Law, Policy, and Ethics
Spring Symposium 2017
Giving Mental Health a Voice
Monday, April 24, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Town & Gown Ballroom
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California
Registration is FREE. Space is limited.
You may download the conference schedule in Adobe PDF format.
Light Continental Breakfast available at 8:30 - 9:00 am
|9:00 - 9:20 am||Welcome and Opening Remarks|
Andrew T. Guzman
|9:30 - 9:50 am||Supported Decision-Making: Protecting Rights, Ensuring Choices|
|10:00-10:50 am||Consumer Perspective|
Ryan King and Susie King
|11:10-12:20 pm||Professional/Medical Perspective|
Ann Marie Yamada
|12:30-1:30 pm||Lunchtime Keynote|
|1:45-2:45 pm||Legal/International Perspective|
Judge Ginger Lerner-Wren
|2:45-3:00 pm||Closing Remarks|
|Reception After Symposium Hosted by Sidley Austin LLP|
Questions? Contact Christopher Schneiders via e-mail or telephone (213-740-5714) with any questions or concerns you have regarding this conference.
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Second annual “Meet the Firm Night” helps 2Ls strategize job search efforts
Up for the Cultural Challenges
June 23, 2017
Meet Gould's new Associate Director of Graduate Instruction and Curriculum, Anitha Cadambi LLM 2011