This essential and popular conference is guaranteed to further your knowledge on dental anatomy, periodontics and dental negligence for your caseload, helping your represent your clients and patients more effectively. Leading experts will cover all key areas and provide a thorough insight into consent, dental anatomy and neurology, dental negligence and periodontics. This will also include medico-legal issues in dentistry, consent and quantum. This is the essential course for dentists, dental students and dental hygiene students, barristers and solicitors and those 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 law.
8:30 – 9am Registration & welcome
9 – 9:30 Informed Consent Dr Victoria Handley, Director, Handley Law Ltd
Consent law and ethics. In light of the Montgomery decision, how can informed consent be improved?
9:30 – 10:30 Introduction to Dental Anatomy Claire Tierney Anatomist, Liverpool University
An overview of dental anatomy and physiology and the impact of dental neurology.
Understanding how the teeth and the jaws relate to other parts of the head and neck.
The shape and movement of the jaw bones and the position of nerves and blood vessels that supply them
10:30 – 10:45 Refreshments
10:45 – 12:00 Periodontal Philip Greene – BDS, FDSRCPS, CUEW, JP Specialist in Periodontics
The most common claims involving the delay or failure to diagnose and/or treat periondal disease include the following:
12:00 – 1pm Dental Negligence Andrew Pickering, Barrister, Atlantic Chambers
1pm Closing remarks
Venue: Blackburne House, Blackburne Place, Liverpool L8 7PE. Tickets £200
For more information call Handley Law on 0800 470 2009
Blackburne House Blackburne Place Liverpool L8 7PE