2024 DRI Medical Liability and Health Care Law Seminar

February 28–March 1, 2024 | Miami, Florida

Medical Liability malpractice in hospital

Learn Winning Strategies for Defending Medicine’s Most Relevant and Controversial Issues!

Join us in Miami, Florida, for an engaging and exciting seminar that will address some of medicine’s most relevant and controversial issues. Topics include: a maternal fetal medicine and pediatric neurology “blockbuster” two-part series addressing common themes and countervailing claims in a birth injury case; the latest insight into gastroenterology and hepatology, including use and possible claims related to weight loss injectables; the newest concerns and claims in sports medicine and the problems facing treatment of elite athletes; and issues of social inflation and combating jury influence. Each day has dedicated time for networking opportunities in a variety of settings such as dine-arounds and an offsite event on Thursday night.

What You Will Learn:

  • How to better analyze and prepare for a birth-related injury claim.
  • Trial advocacy related to the use of medical literature.
  • Ethics considerations in engagement letters.
  • How to recognize and defend against claims related to the newest weight loss trends.

Expand Your Network By:

  • Attending dine-arounds with colleagues from all over the country.
  • Joining the Thursday night off-site networking event.
  • Participating in a small group roundtable with seminar presenters.

Panel Counsel Meetings with Major Companies
Take advantage of the opportunity to engage with key industry companies* including:

  • TBD

*Subject to change

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Thank You to DRI's Medical Liability and Health Care Law Committee Leadership

Edward J. Guardaro, Jr.
Edward J. Guardaro, Jr.
Program Chair
Joseph G. Mattson
Joseph G. Mattson
Program Vice Chair
Erika Amarante
Erika Amarante
Committee Chair
Andrew DeSimone
Andrew DeSimone
Committee Vice Chair
Thomas J. Hurney, Jr.
Thomas J. Hurney, Jr.
Law Institute

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Registration Information

Member Pricing Non-Member Pricing Non-Member Bundle ^
Onsite Registration $1,695 $2,095 $2,015
Group Registration (Non-Sponsored)** $1,095 per person $1,095 per person $1,095 per person
Government Government members will receive the applicable government rate for the seminar upon login. If the government rate does not appear after logging in, please call DRI directly at (312) 795-1101 to receive the discounted rate. Invoices can be sent after purchase upon request.

Not a DRI Member? Select the Non-Member Bundle and Save!

^ Not a DRI Member and want to save on your registration? Take advantage of the Non-Member / Trial Membership Bundle when you register for the DRI Medical Liability and Health Care Law Seminar. Select the bundle and get up to 9 months of membership with the membership add-on when you check out. Note: Trial membership processing can take up to 30 days from the date of purchase, please contact DRI Customer Service with any questions.

Learn more about membership at DRI and get started on your DRI journey today!

*If your membership recently lapsed, please renew your membership prior to registering to ensure you receive your discounted member rate. If you would like to join DRI to receive the member pricing and see the benefits of becoming a member, click here to go to the Application page.

**Group registration is for registering four or more attendees, members and non-members. There is one free registration with every 10 registrations. You must lock in the rate three weeks prior to the seminar. If you want to register for the group pricing, fill out the form here (online registration is not available for this offering).

Networking Events

Premier Networking Reception

Date: Thursday, February 29 from 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Pricing: Free when you register for the seminar
Location: Blue Martini (Brickell), 900 S Miami Ave #250, Miami, FL 33130

Elevate your seminar experience at the premier networking event of DRI's Medical Liability and Litigation Skills Seminars in Miami, taking place on Thursday, February 29th, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Blue Martini Brickell. Renowned as the hottest, upscale nightclub in the heart of Brickell, Blue Martini sets the stage for an evening of refined connections and unparalleled ambiance. Immerse yourself in the glamorous surroundings as you enjoy an open bar featuring craft cocktails, refreshing mocktails, and delicious passed appetizers. This premier networking event promises not only professional enrichment but an unforgettable night in the heart of Miami's most upscale district. Be part of this exclusive gathering where Thursday, February 29th, transforms into an extraordinary networking experience at Blue Martini Brickell!

Agenda with Speakers

*Schedule and Speakers subject to change

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Small Group Networking (Thursday 4:30 p.m.)

Take this opportunity to leave the hotel and engage with fellow attendees! Groups will be leaving the lobby around 4:30 p.m. If events require tickets, please note the ticket is the responsibility of the individual and can be purchased by visiting the event page’s website. Indicate your interest in attending any of these events by signing up in advance.

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Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM)
Join fellow attendees in exploring Perez Art Museum! Located on beautiful Biscayne Bay, this museum is dedicated to exhibiting international art of the 20th and 21st centuries. Adult tickets are $16 and Seniors (62+ with ID) are $12.

Get your game face on and challenge other attendees to a game of mini golf at Puttshack! Just a short stroll away from the hotel, this tech-infused, indoor mini golf experience is complete with neon lights, drinks, music, and a one-of-a-kind rooftop view.

Exploring Wynwood
Make connections and memories by taking a short ride to Wynwood, one of Miami's most happening districts. There are several fun activities to choose from, including:

  • Wynwood Walls: Enjoy warm weather and beautiful sights in this open-air art museum with rotating murals.
  • Candleland: Join a small group for a custom candle pouring experience. In just around half an hour you'll make your own beautiful candles and have time to take a stroll around Wynwood while they set.
  • Superblue Museum: Immerse yourself in this interactive digital art exhibit known for its 3,000 glowing lights, mirrored sculpture labyrinth, and sensory experiences. Adult tickets are $36 or $29 for Florida residents and $34 for seniors 65+ (with ID).

Headquarters Hotel Information

The DRI room block at the Hyatt Regency Miami is now sold out. Please use the link below to reserve a room at a nearby available hotel.

Alternative Hotels

If you are planning on attending the seminar and have not secured a hotel reservation, search for hotel availability via our trusted partner aRes Travel**. Book online or call 1-800-559-3186 for assistance; for International callers 1-619-546-5773.

**aRes Travel is a third-party travel planner. Rates, deposits, and cancellation policies may vary and are the responsibility of the guest. Questions on hotel policies or payments made on aRes website should be directed to the aRes Reservation Center or to the hotel directly.

CLE Information

Earn up to 9.00 hours of continuing legal education hours (CLE), including 1.00 hour of Ethics from this seminar.

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In some states that charge late CLE submission fees, there will be a $100 late fee to report CLE credits submitted more than 30 days after a seminar/virtual event. Click the button below for more details.

CLE Late Fees


DRI's Medical Liability and Health Care Law Seminar is proudly sponsored by:

H|B|S Hall Booth Smith, P.C. Attorneys at Law
Harman Claytor Corrigan Wellman
Jackson Kelly PLLC
The Experts Robson Forensic
RPC Research and Planning Consultants LP
S&A Medical Graphics logo Sturgill Turner Wiggin and Dana

If you would like to contact DRI about seminar sponsorship opportunities, including pricing, or to reserve a spot, please go to Advertising and Sponsorship.

DRI Cares

Camillus House

Camillus House logo

Camillus House provides material aid and hope to Miami-Dade County’s hungry and homeless, providing 600 meals a day to the hungry. Join us on Wednesday morning, February 28, as we support Camillus House in serving meals.

Volunteer at Camillus House

Donate to Camillus House

Other Information

If you have any questions or concerns regarding DRI programs, please contact DRI Customer Service at 312.795.1101 or custservice@dri.org.