Medico-Legal Issues in Diabetes event banner with date and venueMany people with diabetes have multiple and complex health problems and, with this significant risk in mind, the potential delay or missed diagnosis of the patient can have serious consequences.

This conference looks at the condition in detail, with top medical experts covering the GP’s perspective on diabetes, endocrinology, renal complications, diabetes and the elderly, peripheral vascular complications, diabetes in obstetrics and there will also be the legal view on how to run a case arising from negligent management of diabetes.


09.15 Registration

10.00 Chair’s Opening Remarks
Simon Wheatley, Barrister, 7BR

10.05 Introduction to Diabetes – The GP’s Perspective
Speaker to be confirmed

10.50 Endocrinology
Dr Bobby Huda, Consultant Physician in Diabetes & Metabolism, St Bartholomew’s and Royal London Hospitals, Barts Health NHS Trust, and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Barts & the London Medical School

11.35 Refreshments

11.50 Renal Complications
Dr Venkat Raman, Consultant Nephrologist, Renal Unit, St Mary’s Hospital

12.35 Diabetes in Older People
Dr Alan Sinclair, Clinical Scientist and Diabetes Specialist

13.20 Lunch

14.05 Peripheral Vascular Complications of Diabetes
Miss Linda Hands, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

14.50 Diabetes in Obstetrics
Dr Teresa Kelly, Consultant Obstetrician, St Mary’s Hospital

15.35 Refreshments

15.45 Running a Clinical Negligence Case Arising from Negligent Management of Diabetes
Sarah Edwards & Ross Beaton, Barristers, 7BR

16.30 Chair’s closing remarks


Kindly supported by 7BR Barristers Chambers

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AvMA Lawyers’ Service membersshow details + £306.00 (GBP)*  
AvMA Lawyers' Service member multiple booking discount*show details + £260.10 (GBP)*  
AvMA Lawyers’ Service junior rate*show details + £246.00 (GBP)*  
AvMA Lawyers’ Service junior rate*show details + £209.10 (GBP)*  
Private Sector / Standard rateshow details + £426.00 (GBP)*  
Private Sector / Standard rate*show details + £362.10 (GBP)*  
Private Sector / Standard rate junior rateshow details + £366.00 (GBP)*  
Private Sector / Standard rate junior multiple booking discount*show details + £311.10 (GBP)*  
NHS / voluntary sector / charity rateshow details + £150.00 (GBP)*  

* price includes taxes

  • December 15, 2021
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Venue Website:

7 Bedford Row, London, WC1R 4BS, United Kingdom