2017 ASPL Committees and Objectives
This committee works with the Board of Directors to maintain the fiscal strength and integrity of ASPL by managing and coordinating fundraising for ASPL including conference sponsorships and honoraria for designated awards presented by ASPL.
Program and Education Committee
This committee has three subcommittees each with their specific charges.
Communications, Member Relations and Marketing Committee
This committee oversees ASPL’s publications, website, membership marketing, member services and outreach to other organizations.
Finance and Audit Committee
This committee oversees ASPL’s financial filing requirements and proposes financial policies as needed.
February 14, 2017
Washington Product Liability Act requires device manufacturers to provide warnings to hospital purchasers
The Washington State Supreme Court has ruled that manufacturers of prescription devices have a duty under the state's Product Liability Act (PLA) to provide warnings to hospital purchasers of their devices if they are to avoid strict liability under the PLA. The case at bar involved injuries to the decedent patient from alleged improper patient selection and use of the da Vinci System robotic surgery device.
SAVE THE DATE
2017 DPLXXVIII Seminar
November 2-5, 2017