Nuremberg's Legacy: Law, Medicine, and Ethics

Souther Illinois University

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Nuremberg's Legacy: Law, Medicine, and Ethics

May 31 - June 7, 2014

Program Location: Munich / Nuremburg - Germany

Sponsored by SIU School of Law and SIU School of Medicine

During this week-long journey, travelers will visit Munich and Nuremberg to learn about the role of law, medicine, and ethics in Germany during and after WWII.  Participants will have the opportunity to tour sites of legal and historical significance, including the courthouse in which the Nuremburg Trials occured and the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial, and receive lectures from international experts in their fields.  Along with a rich educational program, there will be time for independent sightseeing, including a visit to the picturesque Bavarian town of Bamberg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Please visit  for more information.


CLE - The Southern Illinois University School of Law is accredited by the Minimum Continuing Legal Education Board of the Supreme Court of Illinois to provide continuing education for attorneys.  This program is designated for 10.0 hours of General MCLE credit, including 1.0 PMCLE (Illinois). Attorneys licensed in other states should check their own states' rules related to CLE credit.

CME - This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™. (number of hours TBA)

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Southern Illinois University School of Medicine and the Southern Illinois University School of Law. The SIU School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Disclosure Policy
It is the policy of the SIU School of Medicine, Office of CME that speakers, planners and providers disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). The SIU School of Medicine Office of CME has policies in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this activity. Detailed disclosure will be made in the activity handout materials.

Registration Fee:

  • $2,900 for one person, single occupancy*
  • $1,950 per person for two people, double occupancy* - if you are registering this way, please make sure to indicate your roommate during the registration process.  

*Price guaranteed for registration through January 31, 2014.

Registration fee includes seven nights at historic luxury hotels in Munich and Nuremberg, some meals and tours, and some of the transportation in Germany.  Airfare is not included. More details available at

Space is limited - early registration is encouraged.

Travel Arrangements:  You may find these possible itineraries helpful in planning your trip.  You may also find this pre-travel checklist helpful.

Refund Policy:

Fees will be refunded, minus a $50 administrative fee, to those whose cancellation requests are received by the SIU Carbondale Office of Continuing Education by 4:30 pm on Monday, February 17, 2014.  Contact the Office at (618)536-7751, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  Due to our contractual obligations with the hotels in Germany, refunds may not be possible for cancellations received after February 17, 2014.

 If the minimum number of participants is not reached by February 18, 2014, the program sponsors reserve the right to cancel the program and will issue full refunds to registered participants. 

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