Diarise Thursday 18 May 2017 to hear two interesting speakers at the next DEMLA meeting at Foot Anstey, Southernhay Gardens, Exeter at 18h00.
Assisted dying and legal change in England and Wales.
Dr Adam McCann
Dr Adam McCann is a Lecturer in Law at the University of Exeter with research interests in the relation between law, governance, and human rights. His specific research focus is on the legal framework surrounding end-of-life medical decisions in the context of broader governance and political theories. Adam holds a PhD in law (2016) from the University of Groningen and an LL.M (2010) from Utrecht University. He was also recently a Visiting Fellow at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law at the University of Cambridge.
Liability to non-patients
Dr Timon Hughes-Davies
Dr Timon Hughes-Davies has been a Lecturer in Law at the University of Exeter since 2011. He has an interest in medical law and mental health law, and his current research interests include the liability of healthcare professionals to non-patients, with particular reference to the disclosure of genetic information. Timon holds a DPhil in physical chemistry from Oxford University.
The event is kindly being hosted at Foot Anstey, Southernhay Gardens, Exeter with buffet from 5.30pm. £30 for non-members, free for members. Full membership subscription £40.