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Medico-Legal issues in Emergency Medicine Conference

  • 6 November 2019
  • Jurys Inn Hotel, Leeds
  • 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • CPD accredited: 5 hours
  • Free - £350 + VAT

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Emergency Medicine Conference£350.00 + VAT6 November 2019, Leeds

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Free NQ Place£0.00 + VATOne available to each firm when booking one or more paying delegates. NQ solicitors must qualify during 2019.

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09.30 Registration
10.00 Chair’s Introduction
Ian Cohen, Partner
Head of Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence
Simpson Millar
10.10 Common Medico-Legal Issues in the Emergency Medicine Department
Dr Carole Gavin
Consultant in Emergency Medicine & RCEM Lead Examiner
Manchester Royal Infirmary
11.10 Refreshments
11.30 Sepsis – Emergency Department management of early diagnosis
Professor Richard Beale
Professor of Intensive Care Medicine
King’s College London
12.10 Critical Care Negligence
Dr Simon Ashworth
Clinical Director of Critical Care, Consultant Intensive Care Medicine
Imperial College London
13.00 Lunch
13.50 Radiology: failure to diagnose, investigate and misinterpretation of radiology
Dr Richard Whitehouse

Consultant Radiologist
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
14.20 Common Pitfalls with Paediatric Patients
Dr Rebecca Salter

Consultant and Head of Paediatric Emergency Medicine
Imperial College London
15.20 Refreshments
15.35 The Emergency Department & Pre-hospital Care
Speaker TBC
16.15 Legal issues in Emergency Medicine
Claims and case law update

Stuart Jamieson, Barrister
Parkland Plowden Chambers


This conference for clinical negligence lawyers will provide an insight into the medico-legal issues arising in various aspects of Emergency Medicine.  Our clinicians will present details of good practice and potential negligence in pre-hospital care, paediatric admissions, sepsis, and more.

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

  • Wednesday 6 November 2019, 10am-4.30pm
  • CPD: 5 hours (APIL accreditation pending)
  • Jurys Inn Hotel, Leeds
  • FREE NQ SPACE – with your firm’s booking of one or more paying delegates. Free NQ Space open to solicitors qualified or qualifying in 2019.
  • Please contact info@inspiremedilaw.co.uk for group booking discounts
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Jurys Inn Hotel, Leeds
Brewery Place, Brewery Wharf
Leeds, LS10 1NE United Kingdom
0113 283 8800


The hotel is just a five minute walk from the main rail station and close to all the central locations in the city.

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