Medico-legal

When: 
Tuesday 12 May 2020
Venue address: 
Royal College of Physicians, 11 St. Andrews Place, Regents Park, LONDON, NW1 4LB
CPD credits: 
5

A comprehensive study day where we will learn how the NHS and Medical Defence Union handle complaints and litigation as well as learning the legal profession’s perspective. In addition we will discuss some brief hypothetical scenarios to determine where fault might lie, and learn a few tips and tricks to help us avoid getting into trouble in the first place.

Meeting organiser: Dr Ian Zealley

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Programme

Tuesday 12 May 2020

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09:00 

Registration

09:30

Welcome and introduction

Dr Ian Zealley, Ninewells Hospital

09:35

A view from the trenches

Dr Giles Maskell, Royal Cornwall

10:05

The medicolegal landscape and how medical defence organisations fit in

Dr Michael Devlin, Head of Professional Standards and Liaison, Medical Defence Union

10:35

NHS resolution - complaints and claims

Carole Young, Assistant Technical Claims Director, NHS Resolution

11:05 

Coffee

11:30 

Safe and realistic consent

Dr Sam Chakraverty, Ninewells Hospital

12:00

Hypothetical scenarios

Dr Ian Zealley, Ninewells Hospital

12:30

Health Safety Investigation Branch

Keith Conradi, Chief Investigator, Health Safety Investigation Branch

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Avoiding trouble by learning from error

Dr Mary Roddie, Imperial College Healthcare Trust

14:30

The teleradiology perspective

Dr Stephen Davies, Medical Director, Medica

15:00

Tea

15:30

Legal counsel for doctors – the barrister’s view

Ranald Davidson, Barrister, Serjeants' Inn chambers

16:00

Avoiding trouble in the first place - human factors

Dr Paul McCoubrie, Southmead Hospital

16:30 

Closing remarks

Contact us

For any queries relating to this event please contact

Professional Learning and Development
The Royal College of Radiologists
63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
London
WC2A 3JW

email: conf@rcr.ac.uk

Tel: 020 7406 5942

Booking

Registration fees:

Consultant member:                                         £208
Consultant non-member:                                  £257
Trainee member:                                              £143
Trainee non-member:                                       £188
Retired member:                                               £143
Allied healthcare professionals and nurses:     £143
Lay members, medical students and patients: £143
Industry:                                                            £281

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Venue

Venue information

Royal College of Physicians

11 St. Andrews Place
Regents Park
LONDON
NW1 4LB
United Kingdom

Cancellations

Cancellation

Delegates wishing to cancel or transfer a place on a meeting:

  • On or before Friday 20 March 2020: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £15 administration fee
  • Between Monday 23 March 2020 and Monday 20 April 2020: Will be entitled to transfer their fee to another meeting within 12 months or a refund minus a £25 administration fee
  • On or after Tuesday 21 April 2020: No transfer or refund permitted