Augustus Cullen Law were delighted to sponsor the inaugural Medical Injuries Alliance Conference which took place in Dublin on the 1st May 2012 following the launch of the patient safety and justice not for profit organisation Medical Injuries Alliance in October 2011.
An international line-up of speakers at the Conference discussed major issues affecting patient safety and medical negligence litigation including the role of the Medical Protection Society, Accident and Emergency Medicine, reporting of clinical incidents to the State Claims Agency and a legal update on recent case-law. The Committee of the Medical Injuries Alliance were delighted to welcome as contributors Dr Stephanie Bown, Communications Director of the Medical Protection Society, Mr Arv Sadana, Consultant in Emergency Medicine at St George’s Hospital, London, Philip Fagan, Senior Claims Handler with the State Claims Agency and John Healy BL.
Augustus Cullen Law were also proud co-sponsors of the annual AvMA Dublin Conference which took place in Dublin on the 17th May 2012 at the Radisson Blu Hotel.
Contributors discussed a wide range of topics including the proposed Medical Injuries Assessment Board, the introduction of Periodic Payment Orders and Medical Device Product Liability. The Dublin Conference has proved a huge success with Irish practitioners and is a fixture now on the AvMA calendar.
01 June 2012