Early bird booking for AvMA’s Annual Clinical Negligence Conference (ACNC) is open! Save 10% on the full conference fees by booking your place now to attend the event that brings the clinical negligence community together to learn and discuss the latest developments, policies and strategies in clinical negligence and medical law. Early bird bookings and payment must be received before or on 24 March 2017.

ACNC 2017 will offer the usual high standard of plenary presentations and focused breakout sessions that you would expect from this event, ensuring that you stay up to date with all the key issues. The programme this year will have an orthopaedics theme, whilst also having a focus on quantum, and covering many other key medico-legal topics at such an important time for clinical negligence practitioners.


“As usual excellent quality speakers and a great opportunity to network”

“Very informative lectures, excellent speakers”

“Good networking opportunities with the entire clinical negligence community in attendance”

“The medical experts were all of a very high quality, giving informative and useful information”

“The format is excellent”

ACNC 2017 CONFERENCE SESSIONS INCLUDE: (may be subject to change)

  • Spinal surgery; consent in spinal surgery cases
  • Hip replacement surgery
  • Compartment syndrome
  • Amputation
  • Quantum in spinal and amputation cases
  • Nerve injury
  • The 2017 Legal Update
  • Orthopaedic radiology
  • Foot and ankle surgery; Knee surgery; Hand and wrist surgery; Shoulder surgery
  • Mediation
  • Sepsis
  • Pain management
  • Stroke
  • Accommodation costs in high-value claims
  • Paediatric orthopaedics
  • Thromboprophylaxis
  • Oncology – an orthopaedic perspective
  • Discount rate

The full conference programme and registration brochure will be available in late March.

Networking is also a big part of the ACNC experience. On the day before the start of the conference, we will be holding the AvMA Annual Charity Golf Day, and our Welcome Event will take place later that evening. The Mid-Conference Dinner will be held on Friday evening.

As well as providing you with a top quality, thought provoking, learning and networking experience, the success of the conference helps AvMA to maintain its position as an essential force in promoting justice.



Multiple bookings; Junior solicitors and barristers; Paralegals; Trainee legal executives


Download Early Bird Booking form 


The ACNC is the ideal way to reinforce your company’s brand, create new business opportunities and maintain customer interface with current clients. For details on the remaining sponsorship, exhibition and promotional packages please contact the AvMA Events team for details.

ACNC2017 sponsorship opportunities 

  • June 23, 2017 - June 24, 2017
    8:00 am - 3:00 pm



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