Ampersand Advocates Clinical Negligence Seminar 2023

CPD: 3 hours Cost: Free Venue: Radisson Blu, 80 High St, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1TH

Ampersand was delighted to confirm our Clinical Negligence seminar for 2023. This afternoon half day event attracted 3 hours of CPD and was followed by a social hour.

Chaired by Lisa Henderson KC, the full programme was:

  • 12:30pm to 1pm – Registration, tea and coffee
  • 1pm – Welcome and opening remarks from Chair
  • 1:10pm to 1:40pm – Scott Clair, advocate: Case law update.
  • 1.40pm to 2.30pm – Dr Shane Burns, Lead Data Scientist and Ms Jacqueline Anderson, Lead Project Manager Respiratory Innovation: “AI in healthcare: overview, examples, implications”
  • 2.30pm to 2.50pm – Mid-session break
  • 2.50pm to 3.30pm – Una Doherty KC: “McCulloch v Forth Valley Health Board – revisiting and explaining Montgomery”
  • 3.30pm to 4pm – Simon Di Rollo KC: “A thousand natural shocks? – causation in clinical negligence following Meadows v Khan”
  • 4pm to 4.30pm – David Stephenson KC reflecting on the evolution of Clinical Negligence and how it may develop in the future.
  • 4.30pm to 5.30pm – Closing remarks and social hour

As part of our commitment to this area of practice there was no charge for practitioners attending this event.

Lisa Henderson KC FCIArb
Lisa Henderson KC
Scott Clair
Sciott Clair, Advocate
Jacqueline Anderson
Jacqueline Anderson
Dr Shane Burns
Dr Shane Burns
Una Doherty KC
Una Doherty KC
Simon Di Rollo KC FCIArb
Simon Di Rollo KC
David Stephenson KC
David Stephenson KC

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