PLEASE NOTE – IN-PERSON MEETINGS AT THE MEDICAL SOCIETY OF LONDON HAVE NOW RESUMED
but meetings will be relayed via Zoom for the time being and recordings made available
|Dr Margaret Stark
President, Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine, Royal College of Physicians
Followed by reception to celebrate our 120th Anniversary
|14 October 2021||The Forensic Physician – A dying profession|
|Lord Jonathan Sumption
Justice of the Supreme Court between 2012 and 2018
|11 November 2021||The Value of Life – in law and in practice|
|Colonel James Hardy
|9 December 2021||Forensic Dentistry and Why Not Bite Marks?|
|Baron Neuberger of Abbotsbury GBS PC Hon FRS President of the Supreme Court from 2012 to 2017
|13 January 2022||Personal autonomy: a blessing or a curse|
MBBS Barrister LLM MRCGP FRAeS Hon FFFLM.
|10 February 2022||Cyber warfare – does it have a legal basis? Can the UK lawfully protect healthcare from an overseas cyber attack?
H.M. Assistant Coroner for Inner South London
|10 March 2022||What power the inquisition? Do coroners really make a difference?
|Nicola Mundy, Solicitor, Senior Coroner, SE Yorkshire||14 April 2022
BY ZOOM ONLY
|Deaths and the Smart (or not so Smart?) Motorways
|Mrs Justice Lambert.||12 May 2022||The Hillsborough Inquest 2014-2016|
|Mr Matthew Izett-Kay BMBS MD MRCOG,
Consultant Gynaecologist and Subspecialist Urogynaecologist, John Radcliffe, Oxford
|9 June 2022||Urogynaecology and Mesh: Who, why, and where doctors go wrong.
|Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws & Professor Iain Hutchison||Monday 20 June 2022||Annual Dinner at the Apothecaries Hall|
PROGRAMME for 2022-2023
|Name of new President to be announced at June AGM
|Thursday, October 13, 2022||President’s address|
|Dr Derek Tracy, Medical Director, West London NHS Trust
Senior Lecturer, King’s College London & University College London
|Thursday, November 10, 2022||Malingering: are doctors exceeding the evidence?|
|Professor Marian Knight MA, MBChB, MPH, DPhil, FFPH, FRCPE
Professor of Maternal and Child Population Health
|Thursday, December 8, 2022||Excess mortality BAME women|
|Professor Neil Greenberg Professor of Defence Mental Health
|Thursday, January 12, 2023||Adjustment disorder, moral injury and the Case of Marine ”A”|
|Dr Gabrielle Pendlebury, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
|Thursday, February 9, 2023||County Lines|
|Sir Liam Joseph Donaldson FRCSE FRCP FRCPE FMedSci FRCA. Former Chief Medical Officer for England
|Thursday, March 9, 2023||Vaccines and Geopolitics|
|Professor Mike Tipton MBE, FTPS
Professor of Human & Applied Physiology
|Thursday, April 13, 2023||Extreme environmental physiology in the dock|
|Baroness Cumberlege CBE DL
|Thursday, May 11, 2023||“First do no harm” – Primodos, sodium valproate and surgical mesh|
|Dr Christine Tomkins
BSC(Hons) MBChB(Hons) DO FRCS FRCOphth FRCP MBA
|Thursday, June 8, 2023||Tales of the Unexpected – 36 years of Medical Defence|
ANNUAL DINNER 2023 – Time Place & Date TBA
Attendance at meetings is limited to Members of the Society and their guests. However, if you would like to come to one meeting as a “Taster” before joining, please contact the secretary Sandra Marcantonio at [email protected] or any other member of the Society’s Council.
Membership is open to anyone interested in Medico-Legal matters. For membership details, see here. Students are welcome and may join at a reduced subscription.
With the exception of the Annual Dinner, or unless otherwise stated, all meetings take place at 7 pm at:
The Medical Society of London
11 Chandos Street
See below for a map.
Meetings are followed by a drinks reception.
If you have any queries, please contact us.