Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

APIL advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference 2019

APIL advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference 2019
APIL CPD:
All levels - 10 hours

(Please note that the number of CPD hours may be subject to change)

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RESIDENTIAL PACKAGES STARTING FROM £645 + VAT*

For 2019, APIL is delighted to be heading to the prestigious five-star Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, South Wales for this popular event.

This two-day residential event will bring you up-to-date on the most recent and advanced developments in brain and spinal cord injuries, to help you achieve the best possible outcome for your clients.

Medical experts and leading practitioners will come together during this packed programme, to help members run their catastrophic injury caseloads.

                                                              Celtic

Current developments in scanning

  • Speaker:
  • Munchi Choksey, Independent Consultant Neurosurgeon, Heath Lodge Clinic, Solihull

Contentious issues experienced by the expert witness from a clinical and medico legal perspective

  • Speaker:
  • Richard Sylvester, Consultant Neurologist, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London

Rehabilitation and community pathways

  • Speaker:
  • Dr. Suzanna Watson, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Stamford

Things I didn’t know 12 months ago!

  • Speakers:
  • Rachael Aram, Irwin Mitchell LLP, Sheffield
  • Julian Chamberlayne, Stewarts, London
  • Richard Crabtree, Serious Law LLP, Bolton
  • Kevin Grealis, Stewarts, London
  • Claire Howard, Irwin Mitchell LLP, Southampton
  • Moira Kay, Digby Brown LLP, Glasgow

Serious Injury Guide: Recent review and new expectations

  • Speakers:
  • Matthew Stockwell, Past APIL President, Exchange Chambers, Liverpool
  • Andrew Underwood, Keoghs Solicitors, Bolton

Interactive panel session: Getting evidence right

  • Chaired by:
  • John McQuater, Past APIL President, APIL Secretary, Atherton Godfrey LLP, Doncaster
  • Panelists:
  • Grahame Aldous QC, 9 Gough Square, London
  • Mark Crouch, Head of Investigations, Forensic Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Ltd, Surrey
  • Cathy Johnson, Director, Rehab Without Walls, Milton Keynes
  • Hilary Wetherell, Irwin Mitchell LLP, Birmingham

Discount rates and disability reduction factors

  • Speaker:
  • Professor Victoria Wass, Professor of HRM, Cardiff University, Cardiff

Recent trends in quantum in serious cases

  • Speaker:
  • James Rowley QC, Byrom Street Chambers, Manchester

Vulnerabilities in adverse lifestyle factors/crises in the head injured community

  • Speaker:
  • Dr Ivan Pitman, Clinical Lead and Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist, Redford Court and The Brain Injuy Rehabilitation Trust, Liverpool

The impact of the impact assessment and PPOs

  • Speaker:
  • Mark Holt, Frenkel Topping, Manchester

Accident reconstruction - the forensics

  • Speaker:
  • Mark Crouch, Head of Investigations, Forensic Collision Investigation and Reconstruction Ltd, Surrey

Bowel care

  • Speaker:
  • Jane Stanbridge Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Neurogenic Bowel Management, National Spinal Injuries Centre, Stoke Mandeville Hospital

Joint settlement meetings

  • Speakers:
  • Cathy Leech, Irwin Mitchell LLP, Manchester
  • Chris Melton QC, Byrom Street Chambers, Manchester

Residential package includes: two-day conference pass, access to the exhibition, refreshments and meals throughout the two days, conference pack, accommodation and a ticket to the dinner dance on Thursday, 13 June. 

Please see the flyer and registration form for information accommodation on Wednesday, 2 October, spouse supplements  

and details on day passes. 

 

 

 

Cost:

APIL member: £645 + VAT
Non-member: £820 + VAT

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