Mastering the Medicine Seminar: Ireland Edition

May 15, 2018 to May 17, 2018
Program Information:

Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa | Enniskerry, County Wicklow, Ireland

Sponsored by Lisa Blue and Williams Kherkher

​Co-presented with: AAJ's Birth Trauma Litigation Group and Medical Negligence Information Exchange Group

About the Seminar:

Master the medicine in Ireland! AAJ Education's Mastering the Medicine Seminar is headed to the Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa, which is located just outside of Dublin. This three-day CLE program is designed to prepare you for your next medical negligence case through a mix of lectures, question and answer sessions, and plenty of networking opportunities. Don’t miss your opportunity to meet and learn from some of the leading physicians from outside the U.S., who’ve been published in the world’s medical literature. Make the most of this opportunity by extending your stay to explore the iconic green hills of the Ireland countryside, tour St. Patrick's Cathedral or the Old Jameson Distillery, play a round of golf, or visit Dublin Castle, and earn CLE credits in the same trip!

Registration Fees:

AAJ Members on or before January 5, 2018: $1,295
AAJ Members after January 5, 2018: $1,395

If you are an AAJ member and have been admitted to the bar for five years or less, you can attend this seminar for 50% off. (Does not apply if you have previously attended an AAJ Education seminar or college). Discount not available online, please call AAJ Education to take advantage.
AAJ Paralegal Affiliates may attend this college and receive 50% off the registration fee if they are employed by and attending with an AAJ plaintiff attorney from the same firm with the same firm address. Discount not available online, please call AAJ Education to take advantage.

Contact AAJ Education: 800-622-1791 | 202-965-3500, ext. 8612 |


Tuesday, May 15

Welcome Reception
6:30 - 8:30pm

Wednesday, May 16

Registration and Welcome Networking Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00am

Morning Session
9:00am - 12:45pm
• Pediatric ICU & Anesthesia
• Labor And Delivery Issues
• Placental Path
• Using Neuroradiology To Time Brain Injuries Of Newborns

Lunch Break
12:45 - 1:45pm

Afternoon Session
1:45 - 5:30pm
• Traumatic And Hypoxic Strokes Of The Fetus During Labor
• Liability For Failure To Do Therapeutic Cooling For Newborns With Hypoxic Ischemic Encepalopathy
• Life Expectancy
• Neonatology Issues
• Brachial Plexus Cases

Networking Reception
5:30 - 7:00pm

​Thursday, May 17

Welcome Back Networking Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00am

Morning Session
9:00am - 12:45pm
• Pulmonology 
• Informed Consent In Birth Trauma Cases
• Non-Invasive Cardiology
• General & Interventional Cardiology

Lunch Break
12:45 - 1:45pm

Afternoon Session
1:45 - 4:15pm
• Pitocin Overdose
• European Union – Medical Malpractice Law
• Irish Law On Medical Malpractice



AAJ has a limited number of rooms available at the Powerscourt Hotel, Autograph Collection at a special group rate of 295.00/EUR per night for single occupancy and 310.00/EUR per night for a double occupancy, plus any applicable taxes (VAT 9%) and fees. To reserve a room, please CLICK HERE or call the Powerscourt Hotel, Autograph Collection reservation line at (353)-1-274-8888 and state that you are booking with the American Association for Justice. For cancellations or alterations to existing reservations contact the hotel directly. AAJ is not responsible for cancellation or early departure fees.

The cut-off date for reservations at the Powerscourt Hotel, Autograph Collection is April 14, 2018.
Powerscourt Hotel, Autograph Collection 
Powerscourt Estate
County Wicklow, A98 DR12
Phone: (353)1-274-8888

Who should attend:

This program is open to AAJ Regular, Sustaining, President’s Club, Life, and Leaders Forum Members. AAJ Paralegal Affiliates may attend this seminar if they are employed by an AAJ plaintiff attorney (Regular, Sustaining, President’s Club, Life, and Leaders Forum) with the same firm address.

Program Location:

Powerscourt Hotel, Autograph Collection 
Powerscourt Estate
County Wicklow, A98 DR12
Phone: (353)1-274-8888


Call us. We'll provide you with names and phone numbers of previous attendees of AAJ Education programs who will be pleased to answer your questions. Or, if you prefer to speak with a course advisor or faculty member, we will arrange that as well. Call 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, ext. 8612.

MCLE/NCA Requirements:

AAJ has filed for CLE/MCLE credit in the appropriate jurisdictions.  In many jurisdictions, final approval is not available prior to the program and contingent upon approval from state bars and/or MCLE boards.  Total available credit hours may vary by jurisdiction.  AAJ Education programs are routinely accredited by states requiring continuing legal education. CLE questions may be addressed by reading our FAQ calling the CLE Coordinator at 800-424-2725, ext. 8335 or 202-965-3500, ext. 9594.​

Click here to learn more about AAJ's Professional Recognition Programs, Achievement Recognition Program (ARP) and Advanced Studies in Trial Advocacy (ASTA), or call 800.622.1791 or 202.965.3500, ext. 9594. The Achievement Recognition Program (ARP) provides Advocate, Fellow, and Diplomate recognition to AAJ members. To gain ARP credits, submit a certificate of attendance for every seminar, college, and convention you attend.

* Number of credits may vary depending on calculation method used by individual state accreditation agencies. AAJ is a State Bar of California MCLE-approved provider.

Special Assistance:

AAJ Education will make every effort to ensure that its meetings are held in facilities that are fully accessible to persons with mobility disabilities. If you plan to attend our program and need special facilities or assistance relating to a disability, please call 800-622-1791 or 202-965-3500, ext. 8612.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing on or before April 30, 2018 will result in a refund less a 10% administrative charge. Cancellations received in writing May 1-7, 2018 will result in a voucher for 50% of the registration fee, which may be applied toward any AAJ Education college, seminar, or webinar held within one calendar year of the date of issue. Requests for refunds or vouchers received within one week of the program will not be honored. AAJ is not responsible for any room cancellation fees or other travel fees which result from your cancellation. Cancellation requests must be made in writing. Fax or email your cancellation letter to the registrar at 202-625-7084 or

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Terms and Conditions:

The American Association for Justice reserves the right to, in its sole discretion, refuse entrance to the event and/or remove any individual from the event whose behavior is disruptive and/or is not consistent with the character and purpose of the event. All American Association for Justice badges are the property of the American Association for Justice and must be returned upon request.

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