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Click to see our Board of Directors in their respective positions, And they may be contacted through the secretary at info@medicolegal.org.za

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Click to view The South African Medico - Legal seminars, Including the launch of the Stellenbosch Branch

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Welcome To The South African Medico-Legal Association

Our Objectives

SAMLA is an independent, neutral, educational and transparent organisation not for profit, funded by membership contributions, donations and funds generated through seminars.

The SAMLA objectives and mission statement:- to
"Advance the Inter-Relationships between Medicine and Law" and to "Promote Excellence in Medico-Legal Practice", by " Promoting Dialogue and Mutual Understanding between Members of the Involved Professions, guided by "Justice, Ethical Practice and Constitutional Values".

Membership of SAMLA includes judges, academics, legal practitioners, medical practitioners and other professional practitioners registered with the HPCSA (Health Professions Council of South Africa), who have an interest in the objectives of the SAMLA. Read our MOI by clicking here.

New - Cases of Interest

Read about court cases that are noteworthy to yourself and your practice

  1. On 9th June 2016, the Eastern Cape Local Division, Mthatha handed down its judgment in the matter of Busuku v Road Accident Fund*.
    - summaries by Dr Lucille Butow-Dutoit
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  2. Preparation is everything! A case presentation as illustration (Botha vs Road Accident Fund)
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  3. The Omnihealth case – What happens to your Medical Aid savings
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Latest News Blogs

Mediation Showcase of Saturday 22 October – Great success and excellent learning opportunity.

On Saturday 22 October 2016 SAMLA and Conflict Dynamics jointly hosted a pioneering seminar, in the form of a Medical Mediation Showcase.


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SAMLA congratulates authors in its midst:

According to MioMedUpdater in The Wednesday, October 19, 2016 issue of the "Who Is Publishing In My Domain" journal (WiPiMD), the article by ...


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Members are invited to submit newsworthy items to the secretary at info@samla.org.za for publication on the site.

For any enquiries please contact:

info@samla.org.za



About Us

The SAMLA is an independent, neutral, educational and transparent organisation not for profit, funded by membership contributions, donations and funds generated through seminars.


Address

85 St Patrick Road,
Houghton, Johannesburg
2198
E: info@samla.org.za