Clinical Negligence Conference

Clinical Negligence Conference

  • 13th September 2017
  • Camden Court Hotel, Dublin
  • 9.00am - 17.00pm
  • CPD accredited: 5.5 hours
  • €295 (10% Early Bird discount & group discounts available)



9.15Chair’s Introduction
Aiden O’Brien | Barrister | Farrars Building | London
9.30Legal Update
Emma Hanratty | The Law Library
10.00Delays in colorectal/bowel cancer and causation
Dr Glen Doherty | Consultant Gastroenterologist |St Vincent’s Private Hospital | Dublin
11.00The emergency department and pre-hospital care – high risk medicine
Dr Adam Chesters | Consultant in Emergency Medicine | Addenbrookes Hospital | Cambridge
11.40Failure to diagnose fractures, tumours and other spinal conditions & misinterpretation of radiology resulting in inappropriate management.
Dr Deborah Annesley-Williams | Consultant Neuroradiologist | Royal Derby Hospital | Derby
12.20Sepsis - the silent killer
Professor Richard Beale | Professor in Intensive Care Medicine | King’s College | London
14.00Obstetrics – can we prevent poor outcomes in shoulder dystocia?
Kim Hinshaw | Director of Research & Innovation | Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist | City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust.
14.40Medico-legal issues in obstetric anaesthesia
Dr David Levy | Consultant Anaesthetist | Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust |Nottingham
15.40Duty of Candour
Aiden O’Brien | Barrister | Farrars Building | London
16.10Panel Discussion
17.00Close & drinks reception.



Aiden O’Brien, Barrister – Farrars Building, London

Legal Speaker:

Emma Hanratty, Barrister – The Law Library, Dublin

Medical Speakers:

Dr Glen Doherty, Consultant Gastroenterologist, St Vincent’s Private Hospital, Dublin.

Dr Adam Chesters, Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge.

Dr Deborah Annesley-Williams, Consultant Neuroradiologist, Royal Derby Hospital, Derby.

Professor Richard Beale, Consultant in Intensive Care Medicine, King’s College, London.

Mr Kim Hinshaw, Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Director of Research & Innovation, City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust, Sunderland.

Dr David Levy, Consultant Anaesthetist, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham.

Event Details

Bringing together medical and legal experts
Our one day conference brings together leading medical and legal experts so you can;

  • Acquire the very latest legal and medical information
  • Learn from the best in their field
  • Earn 5.5 CPD points - APIL accredited
  • Network with the in (the know) crowd.

The packed programme includes presentations from well respected and renowned keynote speakers which are designed to help you assess and manage your clinical negligence claims. Our conference will focus on enhancing your medical knowledge with case studies and an opportunity to spend one-on-one time with our experts. To finish we will have an interactive panel discussion where medical and legal experts will debate a hot topic of choice, with audience participation and plenty of time for Q&A.

  • Wednesday 13 September 2017, 9am-5pm
  • CPD accredted – 5.5 hours
  • Camden Court Hotel, Dublin
  • €295 (10% Early bird discount and group discount available)



Camden Court Hotel

Camden Street Dublin 2
+ 353 (0)1 4759666



The nearest Luas to the Camden Court Hotel is ‘Harcourt Street’ (Greenline).
This is only a minute or two away on foot. See stop location on

Travelling to / from Heuston Station

Bus number 145 goes to/from Heuston station every 20 minutes and costs €2.70 per adult. The earliest bus leaves the terminal at around 6am and the latest bus is after 11pm. The closest bus stop to the hotel is on Leeson street, which is a 10 minutes walk from the hotel. Please see timetable for more details.

A taxi from Heuston Station to the hotel costs roughly €15.00/€20.00 depending on traffic and the number of passengers. It is approximately a 15-20 minutes’ drive.

Travelling to / from Connolly Station

Bus numbers 14 and 15 go to/from Connolly Station every 15 minutes and costs €2.70 per adult. Please see timetable for further details.

A taxi from Connolly Station to the hotel costs roughly €15.00/€20.00 depending on traffic and the number of passengers. It is a 15 minute drive, 10 minutes without traffic.