Dr Michael Glynn, Consultant Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist, The Royal London Hospital

Dr Glynn will present a parallel lecture on:

Gastroenterology- A Medico-Legal Casebook
• Acute Severe Colitis and Acute Crohn’s Disease
• Pancreatitis as a result of ERCP and other ERCP complications
• Bowel perforation from colonoscopy
• Missed small bowel obstruction and ischaemic bowel
• Poorly managed GI bleeding and Clostridium Difficile infection
• Delayed diagnosis of Autoimmune Hepatitis
• Poor management of low serum sodium and development of Central Pontine Myelinolysis
• Poor recognition and management of Wernicke’s Encephalopathy


Dr Michael Glynn is a Consultant Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist, with wide and long experience of almost all aspects of gastrointestinal and liver disease, although his current sub-specialty interest (in the NHS) is in Clinical Nutrition (the nutrition of patients who are undernourished because of their illness).

He continues in active practice across Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He was actively involved in Acute General Medicine until the end of 2015, and still undertakes some ward management of general medical patients.

Dr Michael Glynn is a sought-after Medico-Legal Expert in the areas of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Endoscopy, and Acute General Medicine.

Dr Michael Glynn was the National Clinical Director for GI and Liver Diseases, NHS England, from April 2013 to March 2016. He is also Regional Advisor (Training) for The Royal College of Physicians of London, within Central and North-East London. He is Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee at the BMI London Independent Hospital