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Medico-Legal Society of Ireland Academic Day - Occupational Safety & Health

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The Honorable Society of King's Inns

Henrietta Street

Dublin 1

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The Medico-Legal Society of Ireland hosts its annual Academic Day in February 2018. The subject this year is exploring occupational safety and health in the professions. The title is:

'Occupational Safety & Health: Medicine and The Law'

Topics include resilience in the workplace, mental health in the professions, support for the legal community in Ireland, practical aspects of occupational health assessments, medical expert evidence in employment litigation and actionable injury. These presentations are followed by afternoon workshops on Key Issues in Workplace Risk Assessment, Red Flags for Burnout, Grievance in the Workplace: Pathways to Resolution, and Practitioner Health Matters Programme -Doctors in Difficulty.

Speakers will include Prof. Ciaran O Boyle, RCSI, Dr James Anderson, NHS Practitioner Programme, UK, Ms Marguerite Bolger SC, Dr Damian Mohan , Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Mr Ian O Herlihy, Partner, Mason Hayes and Curran, Dr Robert Ryan, Medmark, and Mary B Jackson, LawCare. Workshops will be facilitated by Prof. Ann Drummond, UCD, Dr Blanaid Hayes, Dr Ide Delargy, ICGP Health in Practice Programme.

8:45-9:15 Registration (Tea/coffee)

MORNING SESSION Chair: Mr Justice Peter Kelly, President of the High Court

9:15-9:30 Welcome: Ms Liz Doyle Fleming, President, Medico-Legal Society of Ireland

9:30-9:55 Leadership and Resilience in the Professions

Prof Ciaran O’Boyle, RCSI

9:55-10:20 Mental Health Issues in the Professions

Dr James Anderson, NHS Practitioner Programme, London

10:20-10:45 Health and Wellbeing Support in the Legal Profession

Ms Mary B Jackson, LawCare UK

10:45-11:10 COFFEE/TEA BREAK

11:10-11:35 Practical and Medico-Legal Aspects of Occupational Health Assessments

Dr Robert Ryan, Partner, Medmark

11:35-12:00 Actionable Injury in Employment Litigation

Ms Marguerite Bolger SC

12:00-12:25 Medical Expert Evidence in Employment Litigation – the Medical Perspective

Dr Damian Mohan, Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist & Senior Lecturer, TCD

12:25-12:50 Medical Expert Evidence in Employment Litigation – the Legal Perspective

Mr Ian O’ Herlihy, Partner, Mason Hayes & Curran, Solicitors

12:50-1:00 Panel Discussion

1:00-2:00 LUNCH

AFTERNOON SESSION Chair: Prof Denis Cusack, Forensic and Legal Medicine

2:00-4.00 Workshop 1 Key Issues in Workplace Risk Assessment

Prof. Anne Drummond, UCD

Workshop 2 Red Flags for Burnout

Dr Blanaid Hayes, Beaumont Hospital

Workshop 3 Grievance in the Workplace: Pathways to Resolution

Legal Speaker TBC

Workshop 4 Practitioner Health Matters Programme -Doctors in Difficulty

Dr Íde Delargy, GP, Clinical Lead

4:00-4:15 Plenary Session and Close

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What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is ample parking available on the grounds of Kings Inns via the Constitution Hill entrance gates.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

contact medicolegalsoc@gmail.com or via our website www.medico-legalsociety.ie

What's the refund policy?

Full refund up to seven days before the event


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