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The Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP)

The Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP)
What Lawyers, Medical Personnel, & Parents Need to Know

"The Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP): What Lawyers, Medical Personnel, & Parents Need to Know" was held on Tuesday, April 13, 2010. This unique program geared to attorneys, parents, educators, and advocates provided an essential overview of the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP) and federal Vaccine Court. Some of the nation’s leading legal authorities on these topics were present at the program, and cover a variety of important subjects such as: an overview of federal Vaccine Courtand the VICP; the procedures, law and science of a vaccine injury; what is a vaccine injury; and how adverse vaccine reactions are reported. Other speakers covered who can practice in Vaccine Court; ways to increase chances of success in these claims; and relevant legislation, laws, and regulations. This first time program was relevant to attorneys looking to expand their practice, attorneys with a personal injury practice, medical personnel interested in demonstrating causality in vaccine injuries practice, parents, educators, and the interested public.

Click here for program booklet.

 


PROGRAM FACULTY 

 
MODERATORS
 

Lisa Colin, Esq.

 

Robert J. Krakow, Esq.

   
FEATURED SPEAKERS

Alexandra Dapolito Dunn, Esq. 

Assistant Dean of Environmental Law Programs

Adjunct Professor of Law

Pace University School of Law

Center for Environmental Legal Studies

Vaccine Injury Justice Project

 

Robert J. Krakow, Esq. 

VICP counsel

Founding member of EBCALA

Founder of A-Champ/AAN

Founder of NAA and AU

Steering Committee for Petitioners' Counsel in VI Court

   
 

Mary Holland, Esq. 

New York University School of Law

Director of Graduate Legal Skills Program

Former Federal Clerk of District Court

Founding member of EBCALA

Author - EBCALA Cedillo Amici Curiae Brief

 

Kevin Conway, Esq. 

Conway, Homer & Chin-Caplan, P.C.

VICP counsel

Steering Committee for Petitioners' Counsel in VI Court

Adjunt Professor Boston College

   
 

John Gilmore

Executive Director AAN

Founding member of AANY

Founder of Autism United

 

Lisa Colin, Esq.

VICP  counsel

Martin & Colin, P.C.

Founding member of AANY

Member of EBCALA