Conferences & Events

medicolegal and patient safety events


AvMA provide top quality, varied and topical conferences, webinars and events for all your training, development and networking needs within the medico-legal and healthcare fields. Current event details are listed below.

We also offer a cost effective, top class event management service for external clients. Read more….


  • Clinical Negligence Law Practice and Procedure
    January 30, 2020 - January 31, 2020
    9:00 am - 6:00 pm

This is the course for those who are new to the specialist field of clinical negligence. The event is especially suitable for trainee and newly qualified solicitors, paralegals, legal executives and medico-legal advisors, and will provide the fundamental knowledge necessary to develop a career in clinical negligence. Expert speakers with a wealth of experience will (more…)

  • February 5, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

5 February 2020, Slater & Gordon Lawyers, Manchester Emergency Care Services are facing intense pressures to sustain its urgent and emergency care system. CQC ‘s annual state of care report found that in 2018/19 some 44 per cent of urgent and emergency services were ranked as “requires improvement” while a further 8 per cent were (more…)

  • February 6, 2020
    6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

WHERE?   Spice Lounge, 8-10 Wensum St, Norwich NR3 1HR WHEN?   Thursday, 6th February 2020 at 6pm WHY?   A fantastic networking opportunity with great food and entertainment whilst raising funds for AvMA HOW MUCH?   Tickets are £35.00 and include three courses and a welcome drink HOW DO I BOOK? Please email Kerry at PIC and confirm (more…)

  • February 27, 2020
    6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Thursday 27th February 2020 6pm til 11pm The Mogul Room, 282 Sharrow Vale Road, Sheffield, S11 8ZL Please join us for our first ever STEPS Rehabilitation/AvMA Curry Night in Sheffield. This promises to be a fabulous night socialising with colleagues and friends, new and old, and all in a good cause as all profits go (more…)

  • March 1, 2020
    9:00 am - 6:00 pm

We still have a few places available to run in the Vitality Big Half Marathon in support of AvMA. Entry fee £46 Fundraising target £300 Starting at Tower Bridge, you will run through the boroughs of Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Lewisham before finishing by the beautiful Cutty Sark in Greenwich. General entries are sold out, so (more…)

  • March 3, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

3 March 2020, Hardwicke Chambers, London This essential conference has been structured to ensure delegates gain a good grounding in the key areas of the major body systems. The increased understanding gained will underpin all future medical learning in relation to clinical negligence and enable you to apply medical knowledge to your cases.  Each speaker will (more…)

  • March 5, 2020
    6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

  WHERE?   Duchess of Delhi Restaurant, 6 Bute Crescent, Cardiff Bay, CF10 5AN WHEN?   Thursday, 5th March 2020 at 6pm WHY?   A fantastic networking opportunity with great food and entertainment whilst raising funds for AvMA the charity for patient safety and justice. HOW MUCH?   Tickets are £35.00 and include three courses and a welcome drink (more…)

  • March 18, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

18 March 2020, Outer Temple Chambers, London This one day conference has been designed for solicitors and barristers to illustrate the key medico-legal issues in surgery, and is an excellent opportunity to learn from leading surgeons and develop your understanding to assist you in cases. The medico-legal issues in cholecystectomy, gynaecological, ENT and colorectal surgery (more…)

  • March 26, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

26 March 2020, Hilton Leeds City Hotel, Leeds Since its inception in 2007, the Court of Protection has made crucial decisions to try to protect the well-being of vulnerable individuals. In a rapidly-evolving legal environment, AvMA’s third annual Court of Protection conference will examine the current state of litigation and the challenges and responsibilities facing (more…)