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Medico-Legal issues in Paediatrics - 9th March 2016

Birmingham, Jurys Inn, 245 Broad Street. B1 2HQ

£250.00 + VAT

Conference Programme 

08:45 Registration
09.15 Introduction
Co-Chair: Richard Grimshaw, Barrister No5 Chambers
Co-Chair: Dr Jonathan Punt, Barrister No5 Chambers
09.30 Meningococcal Disease – Failure to diagnose and treat appropriately
Dr Parviz Habibi, Consultant in Paediatric Intensive Care Medicine
St Mary's Hospital, London
10.15 Neglecting paediatric clinical signs – at the clinicians peril
Dr Arar Rashid, Consultant Paediatric Intensivist
Embrace Yorkshire & Humber Infant and childrens Transport Service
11.05 Refreshments
11.30 Negligence in Neonatology
Dr Kevin Ives, MA, MB, BChir, MD, DCH, MRCP, FRCPCH
Consultant Neonatologist at the John Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford and Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in Paediatrics at the Neonatal Unit, Women's Centre, Oxford.
12.20 Approval settlements
Mr Richard Grimshaw, Barrister, No5 Chambers
12.50 Lunch
13.45 Paediatric Oncology – failure to diagnose and treat appropriately
Professor David Walker, Professor of Paediatric Oncology, Nottingham Children's Hospital.
14.35 Medico-legal issues arising in paediatric surgery
Mr Joe Curry, Consultant Neonatal & Paediatric Surgeon
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
15.20 Refreshments
15.45 Negligence in developmental dysplasia of the hip and slipped upper femoral epiphysis
Mr Nigel Kiely FRCS, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon,
The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry
16.30 Consent to treatment in paediatric cases: what is the position in the light of Montgomery v Lanarkshire
Dr Jonathan Punt, Barrister, No5 Chambers
16.50 Discussion and Close 17.00



Dr Jonathan Punt Mr Joseph Curry Mr Nigel Kiely Richard Grimshaw Dr Asrar Rashid



Thursday 10th December 2015