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Medicine, Law and the Older Person (IRL)
13 April 2018
MISA, St. James's Hospital
Organised by: 
MISA & DSIDC St. James's Hospital, Dublin


Mercer's Institute for Successful Ageing (MISA) proudly present this one day event which aims to provide an overview of medicolegal topics.

The event will take place in the 1st floor seminar rooms, MISA building, St James’s Hospital, Dublin on Friday 13th April 2018.

The prominent speakers and sessions have been chosen to reduce gaps in knowledge and to address areas of increasing concern for doctors, including:

  • Ethics
  • Ward of court and enduring power of attorney
  • Negligence
  • The Medical Witness
  • The Coroners Court
  • Consent
  • Medical Council complaints
  • Report writing
  • Nursing home support scheme

This course is designed for medical doctors working with older people with an interest in the medico legal area. The course will equip doctors with the vital knowledge of the main core medico legal aspects of healthcare.

CPD credits applied for.

Organised by:

Professor Conal Cunningham

Mr Matthew Gibb

Dr David Robinson

Dr Kieran Doran

Dr Shaun O’Keeffe

Enquiries: coroconnor@stjames.ie

Early bird rate available until 15th March 2018. NCHD €70, Consultants/GP’s €200