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Negligence in Brain and Spine Conference

  • 22 November 2018
  • The Clayton Hotel, Belfast
  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • CPD accredited: 4 hours
  • £325 + VAT

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Negligence in Brain and Spine conference£325.00 + VAT

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Programme

 

10.00 Registration
10.15 Chair’s Introduction
Matthew Corkey, Barrister
10.30 Failure to diagnose fractures, tumours and other spinal conditions & misinterpretation of radiology resulting in inappropriate treatment.
Dr Deborah Annesley-Williams, Consultant Neuroradiologist  Royal Derby Hospital, Derby 
11.10 Trauma and spinal conditions necessitating in surgery
Miss Iona Collins, Consultant Spinal Surgeon, The Morriston Hospital, Swansea 
11.50 Refreshments
12.10 Complications of spinal surgery – negligent and non-negligent/post-op complications
Mr John O’Dowd, Consultant Spinal Surgeon, London Bridge Hospital
12.50 Lunch
13.50 Consent issues in spinal surgery
Mr Paul Thorpe, Consultant Spinal Surgeon, Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton
14.30 Cauda equina syndrome – the window of opportunity to operate and the consequences in failing to operate within this period
Mr John O’Dowd, Consultant Spinal Surgeon, London Bridge Hospital
15.10 Refreshments
15.30 Masterclass in brains – failure to diagnose, delay in treatment, investigation and referral and traumatic brain injury
Mr Ronald Dardis, Consultant Neurosurgeon, University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire 
16.10 Panel Discussion
Spinal cord and brain injury – what is time critical?
16.40 Close

 


Speakers

Mr Matthew Corkey, Barrister

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

Miss Iona Collins, Consultant Spinal Surgeon, The Morriston Hospital, Swansea

Mr John O’Dowd, Consultant Spinal Surgeon, London Bridge Hospital

Mr Paul Thorpe, Consultant Spinal Surgeon, Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton

Mr Ronald Dardis, Consultant Neurosurgeon, University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire 


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 4 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 brain and spinal 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. Following each topic there will be time for audience participation and Q&A.

  • Thursday 22 November 2018, 10-4.40pm
  • CPD accredited – 4 hours
  • The Clayton Hotel, Belfast
  • £325 +VAT
The Clayton Hotel, Belfast
22-26 Ormeau Avenue
Belfast, BT2 8HS United Kingdom
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Phone:
+44 28 9032 8511
Website:
https://www.claytonhotelbelfast.com

Hotel Information

Just a short walk to the main bus and train stations and only a 20-minute journey to the George Best City Airport, with parking spaces available nearby.

Train

  • Station Name: Great Victoria Street
  • Distance: 0.5 MI/0.8 KM west to hotel
  • Taxi Charge (one way): £5.00  GBP
  • Time by Taxi:  3 Minutes
  • From Glengall Street right onto Great Victoria Street. At next traffic lights turn left onto Bruce Street. Turn left at next lights onto Bedford Street. Turn right at next lights onto Ormeau Avenue. The hotel will be on your right hand side.

Parking

  • The hotel does not have parking facilities on site. There is a discounted rate for hotel guests of £10.50 for 24-hour parking with the NCP car park behind the hotel on Dublin Road.
  • This special 24-hour charge applies for one entry/exit only. Excess time beyond 24 hours will automatically be charged an additional £10.50.
  • Please ensure to get the token at the reception to avail of this special rate.
  • Opening times:
    Monday to Saturday – 7.00am to 12.00am
    Sunday – 9.00am to 12.00am