Essential knowledge for the expert witness

Date: 
23/03/2018
Cost: 
£140 + VAT - BMA
£250 + VAT - NON BMA
Spaces: 
Spaces Available
Time: 

9:30AM - 4:30PM

Venue: 
BMA House Tavistock Square London WC1H 9JP
Summary:

A one-day conference, for all levels of experience, covering the essentials of working competently as an expert witness.

Conference highlights:

With a programme designed to ensure you hear the latest views from medico legal experts, have the chance to get your questions answered and develop your network, the conference will include:

  • Consultant physician and barrister, Dr Michael Fertleman will give a unique perspective on dos and don’ts of a medico-legal report.
  • Mr Giles Eyre, Barrister from 9 Gough Square will be discussing communication skills for experts.
  • Ms Karen Harrold of the Crown Prosecution Service will give a coroner’s perspective.
  • Dr Itiel Dror will explain cognitive bias in medico-legal reports.

Fruther information: https://www.bma.org.uk/events/2018/march/essential-knowledge-for-the-expert-witness