Call for Authors
The BLG PG seeks proposals for a feature article scheduled to be published in the November edition of AHLA Connections
that address fundamentals of business law, as well as the financial,
regulatory, and operational issues faced by for-profit and nonprofit
entities in the health care industry. Proposed description/topic is due
by June 15, 2018. If selected, a final article would be due by July 15, 2018. Submit a proposal.
The Antitrust PG
seeks proposals for articles to be included in its Fall 2018
newsletter. Articles should be no longer than 2,000 words. Proposals are
due no later than June 20, 2018. Draft articles will be due no later than August 15. Submit a proposal.
The Health Care Liability and Litigation PG seeks
proposals for articles to be included in its Fall 2018 newsletter.
Articles should be no longer than 2,000 words. Proposals are due no
later than June 22, 2018. Draft articles will be due no later than August 20. Submit a proposal.
The Tax and Finance PG seeks authors for a feature article in the December 2018 issue of AHLA Connections. The final draft of the article will be due on September 4, 2018,
and should consist of 2,500-3,000 words. Any topic that is relevant to
the tax or finance practice area is welcome (2017 tax reform,
significant cases or rulings, important trends, etc.). The article
should include an in-depth analysis of the topic and how it will impact
PG members’ practices. The deadline for submitting interest in this opportunity is June 30, 2018.
The Payers, Plans, and Managed Care (PPMC) PG
seeks volunteers to join its alert and bulletin author roster.
Volunteers will be assigned one month during the year where they assist
the PPMC PG publications team to identify topical content and author
short pieces for dissemination to PPMC PG’s membership. This is a great
way to get to know about the PG, including its work and leadership, and
to contribute to write about topics of interest. Time commitment is
approximately 10 hours during the month assigned to a specific
volunteer. The deadline for submitting interest in this opportunity is June 30, 2018.
The Children’s Hospital AG
seeks volunteers to author publications on topics of interest to
children's hospitals. These publications range from brief bulletins of
1,000-2,000 words analyzing relevant issues to more substantial
publications involving a deeper dive into a particular topic. Potential
topics could include transgender issues, working with schools, working
with adult care providers, reimbursement issues, or other issues that
relate to children's hospitals. The deadline for submitting interest in this opportunity is June 30, 2018.
The Post-Acute and Long Term Services PG and the Accountable Care Organization Task Force (ACO TF) jointly
seek one or more volunteers to author a publication on a topic related
to ACOs and long-term care. Such topics might include the use of the
3-Day SNF Waiver and Post-Discharge Home Visits in ACOs, or building the
post-acute care network for an ACO. The publication could range from a
brief bulletin of 1,000-2,000 words, or a more substantial publication.
The deadline for submitting interest in this opportunity is June 30, 2018.
The Academic Medical Centers and Teaching Hospitals Practice Group (AMCTH PG) seeks:
Contributors to a Research Data Repository Toolkit. Creating
and accessing a research data repository poses numerous legal challenges
but when done properly, provides AMCTHs with a platform to amplify
research efforts. This how-to guide will address HIPAA, Common Rule, IRB
authorization, etc., and how such laws impact the creation and use of a
research data repository.
- Authors to address other topics of interest to the PG’s membership.
Publications can be as short as focused three-page bulletin and can be
much longer detailed analyses. We are interested in authors with
availability to write across the spectrum.
- Editors to review PG’s publications. We are committed to
the peer-review process for all publications and invite individuals who
are interested in reviewing and/or editing publications on a specific
topic to let us know of your interest and/or expertise. Our volunteer
editors receive acknowledgement credit in the foreword of the
The deadline for submitting interest in these opportunities is June 30, 2018.
The Accountable Care Organization Task Force (ACO TF) seeks authors for bulletins and briefings on topics of interest to its members. Suggest a topic for a publication and submit your interest in writing.
AHLA Publishing Staff seeks authors to write bylined feature articles on current awareness topics for AHLA Weekly and articles for AHLA Connections magazine. To propose an article, contact Bianca Bishop at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For AHLA's Journal of Health & Life Sciences Law, email email@example.com
to propose an article analyzing a discrete legal issue with practical
implications for intermediate-to-advanced health lawyers.