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Acquired Brain Injury Conference for PI/CN lawyers (Scotland)

  • 14 September 2020
  • The George, Edinburgh
  • 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • CPD accredited: 6 hours
  • £300 + VAT

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17 available
ABI-EDINBURGH-2020£300.00 + VAT

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Conference programme

09.30 Registration & coffee
10.00 Chair’s Introduction
Lauren Sutherland QC
, Ampersand Advocates
10.10 Traumatic Brain Injury – Types, Investigations and Treatment
Mr Peter Whitfield
Consultant Neurosurgeon, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth
11.00 Refreshments
11.15 Neuropsychological assessment of brain injury
Dr Andrew Harrison

Director/Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist, Case Management Services Ltd.
12.00 Brain Injury in Newborns, Neonatal Care & Material Contribution
Dr Julie-Clare Becher
Consultant Neonatologist, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh
13.00 Lunch
14.00 Imaging techniques for evaluation of brain injury
Dr Susan Kealey
Consultant Neuroradiologist, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
14.40 Care, Costs & Life Planning
Helen Buri
Occupational Therapist & Expert Witness, Novo Therapy & Care Ltd
Jacqueline Webb & C0
15.15 Refreshments
15.30 Diabetes and the consequences of pituitary damage following Brain Injury
Dr Rob Moisey
Consultant in Diabetes & Endocrinology, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust 
16.10 Legal Strategies for Acquired Brain Injury Claims
16.30 Close

This conference for clinical negligence and personal injury lawyers will provide an insight into the medico-legal issues arising in various aspects of brain injury.

Our clinicians will present on key elements of brain injury, addressing elements of diagnosis and evaluation, as well as discussing various aspects of assessing scope and costs of care.

This is a great opportunity to meet and build relationships with your counterparts in the sector, whilst developing your own professional skills and knowledge.


Event Details

  • Monday 14 September, 9.30am-4.30pm
  • £300 +VAT
  • CPD: 6 hours
  • Venue: The George, Edinburgh

Please contact info@inspiremedilaw.co.uk for group booking discounts and to notify us of dietary requirements.

The George, Edinburgh
19 - 21 George Street
Edinburgh, EH2 2PB
Phone:
+44-131-2251251
Website:
https://www.ihg.com/intercontinental/hotels/gb/en/edinburgh/edigs/hoteldetail?cm_mmc=GoogleMaps-_-IC-_-GB-_-EDIGS

InterContinental Edinburgh The George

19 – 21 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PB

TRANSPORTATION

Edinburgh International Airport (EDI)
Estimated taxi Cost : 25 GBP
Estimated time by taxi : 30 Minutes
Train charge (one way): 6 GBP

PARKING

Unfortunately, we do not have an onsite car park and we direct our guests to the local Q Park Omni Greenside Car Park. The postcode is EH1 3AN, and is about 5 minutes’ drive away from the hotel.

Directions
From the Airport
Edinburgh International Airport (EDI) : From Airport follow signs for City Center. Follow road ahead onto Queen Street. Turn right onto Fredrick Street and right into George Street.
From the North
Initially, you would follow signs for the Forth Road Bridge Caledonian Crossing via the M90 and A90 to Frederick Street. From Frederick Street take a left into George St, where the Hotel is located.GPS Enter our postcode EH2 2PB for driving directions.
From the South
The A1 is the main route from the south leading North to Scotland, and Edinburgh, and leads straight to London Road in the City Centre. Continue to the end of London Road to roundabout, take first left up Leith Walk and continue onwards to another roundabout at the Omni Centre, take the second exit.
From the East
The A1 is the main route from the east leading to Edinburgh, and leads straight to London Road in the City Centre. Continue to the end of London Road to roundabout, take first left up Leith Walk and continue onwards to another roundabout at the Omni Centre, take the second exit.
From the West
The M8 is the main route from the west leading to Edinburgh. At the end of the motorway take the A71 then the West Approach Road. From the West Approach Road take a left on Lothian Road, right onto Princes Street and first left onto South Charlotte St. Charlotte Square North Charlotte Street.