Hicksons 2017 Health Law Forum Wrap Up

On 15 March 2017 we were delighted to host our annual Health Law Forum. The Forum is designed to provide those working in the health care sector with a series of presentations from eminent speakers that address both legal issues and challenges facing the health sector generally.

This year we were fortunate to secure five highly regarded speakers being Angelene Falk, Deputy Commissioner, Office of the Australian Information Commissioner; Professor Matthew Large, Psychiatrist; Dr Jonny Taitz, Director, Paediatric Patient Safety, Clinical Excellence Commission; Hugh Dillon, Former Deputy State Coroner, Coroners Court of NSW; The Hon. Justice Peter Richard Garling RFD, Judge, Supreme Court of New South Wales.

To view the wrap up which provides a short summary of each of the speaker’s presentations click here.

You can also watch some of the speaker’s presentations via video using the following links:

Current Issues Facing the Health Sector the key points presented by Angelene Falk, Deputy Commissioner, Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.

Dealing with the Risk of Suicide presented by Professor Matthew Large, Psychiatrist.

Understanding Whole of System Harm presented by Dr Jonny Taitz, Director, Paediatric Patient Safety, Clinical Excellence Commission

Medical Inquests – the Pros & Cons and How to Make the System Work Better? presented by Hugh Dillon, Former Deputy State Coroner, Coroners Court of NSW.

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