October 2-6 Scientific meeting runs from. Related StoriesMeat-rich diet plan may increase kidney cancer riskOvarian cancer patients with a history of oral contraceptive use possess better outcomesNew antenna-like device makes breast cancer surgery less difficult for surgeonsWhere: Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Seaside, Fla., U.S.A. Why:More than 10,000 top cancer doctors and researchers from all over the world will be in attendance to hear the results of over 1,500 new clinical tests about the most recent cancer advances. New analysis relating to radiation, medical and surgical oncology. Practice-changing randomized trials provided in the plenary session on treatments for rectal and prostate cancer tumor.Medical liability claims usually takes years to be made a decision, and verdicts and award amounts may hinge on the laws and legal weather of the state in which they are filed. ACP's previous plan paper on medical liability reform in 2003 was published in the wake of a medical liability crisis seemingly brought on by surging plaintiff awards and courtroom costs, which in turn propelled liability premiums to historically high levels. That paper reflected ACP's support for several federal government medical liability reforms, including caps on noneconomic damages, limitations on punitive damages, and a sliding scale for lawyer's fees. A lot of those reforms had been contained in the Help Efficient, Accessible, LOW PRICED, Timely HEALTHCARE Act of 2002, but the bill was hardly ever passed, indicating having less Congressional actions and the polarized nature of the presssing issue.