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Brain tumours – brain injury training event

3rd March 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

| £105

This training day will provide delegates with an indepth look at brain tumours including how they can be treated, neurosurgery, physical and psychological after effects and a legal update on quantum and causation issues in clinical negligence claims.

Delegates at our brain injury training events have commented:

  • Excellent training on a very specific and relevant issue to our work
  • Very interesting with excellent, knowledgable speakers
  • Informative, interesting – very well run course. Experts were specialists in their field and made the seminar very interesting.

Who is the event for?

This event has been designed for claimant and defendant clinical negligence lawyers, case managers, therapists, insurers, barristers, health and social care professionals and charities who support those with a brain injury.

Accredited by APIL Training (5.5 hours Litigator/Senior Litigator).

Agenda for Brain tumours – brain injury training event

– Overview of brain tumours

This session will set the scene for the day, with John Goodden, Consultant Neurosurgeon at Leeds General Infirmary providing an overview of brain tumours.

– Misinterpretation of scans

This session, from Dr Daniel Birchall, Consultant Neuroradiologist at Neuroradiology Consulting will look at the misinterpretation of scans with case studies.

– Brain tumours – natural history and non-surgical treatment

Martin English, Consultant Paediatric Neurooncologist, Birmingham Children’s Hospital will provide delegates with an overview of how a tumour develops and treatment available. It will also consider how delays in prognosis or mis-diagnosis will have an impact on the treatment that is available and therefore predicted outcomes.

– Brain tumours – surgery

John Goodden, Consultant Neurosurgeon at Leeds General Infirmary will provide a general overview of the principles of neurosurgery, decision making for treatment (surgery/approach/non-surgical treatments) and complications.

– After effects of brain tumours

Robin Grant, Consultant Neurologist at Western General Hospital, Edinburgh will discuss the physical after effects of a brain tumour and will be joined by Dr James Tonks, Consultant Neuropsychologist, Haven Psychology who will look at the psychological after effects of a brain tumour.

– Causation and quantum issues in clinical negligence

Dr Simon Fox QC of Serjeants’ Inn will focus on:

  • Material contribution
  • Provisional damages
  • Life expectancy

Brain tumours – brain injury training event pricing

Member law firm first place free
Member law firm additional places £105 + VAT

Case managers, health and social care professionals and charities £105 + VAT
All other delegates £210 + VAT

Price includes refreshments, lunch and course materials which will be available to download.

Accredited by APIL Training (5 hours Litigator/Senior Litigator)

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With thanks to Nestor Partnership – sponsors of our brain injury training programme

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Our partner in respect of financial and benefits advice is associate member, Nestor Partnership, an IFA that specialises in providing services to personal injury and clinical negligence legal practitioners and their clients.

Details

Date:
3rd March 2020
Time:
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
£105
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Venue

Midland Hotel
16 Peter Street
Manchester, M60 2DS United Kingdom
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Organiser

Brain Injury Group
Phone:
0800 612 9660
Email:
Website:
https://www.braininjurygroup.co.uk/