Complaints against doctors are on the rise! Why are patients complaining and what can you do.

Date(s) - 14/03/2018
6:15 pm


Complaints against doctors are on the rise! Why are patients complaining and what can you do.

Guest Speakers: Ms Karen Stott, Lawyer, ADR & Mediation Services & Ms Rachel King, Translational Neuroscience

Wednesday 14th March 2018, 6.15pm Meeting, 7.30pm Dinner

Ms Karen Stott

Ms Karen Stott is a lawyer with 20 years of litigation experience, and a nationally accredited mediator. She has practised in a wide range of areas, particularly health law and medical negligence, professional and government liability, personal injury and workplace relations.

Ms Rachel King

With a background in economics, psychology and legal studies, Ms Rachel King spent more than 15 years working in the financial markets for Australian, American and European investment banks, both domestically and offshore, most recently as Director, Global Markets. During her time working closely with many high-performers making high-stakes decisions, Rachel observed the relationship between human factors, performance and the bottom line.

With a desire to learn more about the drivers behind human functioning, Rachel committed to a rigorous five-year post-graduate programme, one that is on-going, to up-skill herself in neuroscience and its related fields.

NSW Bar Association has accredited attendance at this meeting for 1 CPD point. Solicitors who find this meeting relevant may claim credit for attendance at this meeting towards their MCLE obligation at 1MCLE unit per hour.

This educational activity has been approved in the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons CPD program. Fellows who participate can claim 1 point per hour (max. 2 points) in Category 4: Maintenance of Knowledge and Skill

RSVP with payment and please advise your booking via email if posting:
Kathryn McKenzie, Executive Secretary
Medico-Legal Society of NSW Inc.
ABN: 70 880 915 645
GPO Box 1741, Sydney 2001
T: 0488 220 386

Venue Details & Costs
Venue: Union University & Schools Club of Sydney (UUSC), 25 Bent St, Sydney *Please note the dress code “Modern Professional” Suit jacket and collared shirt are to be worn by gentlemen, and ‘coat & tie’ on level 1 & 2.Mobile phones and other devices must be switched to silent.

Scientific Meeting: UUSC Level 3. Complimentary to members and guests- bookings essential to ensure adequate seating. A transcript will be available on our website following the event.

Dinner: UUSC Level 2 Members Dining Room. Includes 3-course set menu & beverages $97.50 for members and their invited guests; $120 non-members. Please advise any special dietary requirements.

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