“Serious Injury – Serious Pain” – A Clinical and Legal Overview

“Serious Injury – Serious Pain” – A Clinical and Legal Overview

“Serious Injury – Serious Pain” – A Clinical and Legal Overview

You are invited to a FREE conference focusing on chronic pain and pain management. The day will look at the clinical background to chronic pain, its causes, pain pathways and treatment options both through the NHS and privately. As well as an overview of alternative treatment options, we will also take a look at the legal processes around claims for people with chronic pain. 09:30 – 10:00 Registration 10:00– 10:15 Welcome and Introduction - Jonathan Betts, Partner – Serious Injury, Irwin Mitchell LLP 10:15 -11:00 “Serious Injury – Serious Pain” – Why the Difference? - Dr Tim Johnson, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Pain Reports Ltd 11:00 – 11:45 Pain Management: Treatment Options - Dr Patrick Clarke, Consultant Pain Physician,The Winfield Hospital, Gloucester 11:45 – 12:00 Coffee Break 12:00 - 12:45 An Overview of Bio-Psychosocial Pain Management: The Benefits of a Holistic Approach - Dee Burrows, Independent Consultant Nurse, Chronic Pain & Honorary Lecturer, Cardiff University 12:45 – 13.30 Lunch 13:30 - 14:15 The Truth, the Whole Truth and Anything but the Truth - Mr Jeffrey A Simm, Managing Director, Don’t Be Watched 14:15 – 15:00 The Legal Section - Ashworth on Pain - Fiona Ashworth, Barrister , King’s Chambers, Manchester 15:00 – 15:45 Findings of Research, Questions and Close - Jonathan Betts, Partner – Serious Injury, Irwin Mitchell LLP

To reserve a place immediately online please register your attendance here.

For more information on this conference, please contact Ellie Szunko on: eleanor.szunko@irwinmitchell.com

Date:
22/May/2014
Venue:
The Studio, 51 Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1FN
Time:
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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