From ‘Doctor Knows Best’ to Dignity: best interests decisions for adults who lack capacity


Weightmans London
Starts: 25/10/2018 17:00 - 18:15
020-7822-1900

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Our healthcare team are delighted to invite you to our upcoming seminar; From ‘Doctor Knows Best’ to Dignity: best interests decisions for adults who lack capacity presented by Professor Emily Jackson, Professor of Law, LSE

This seminar will cover:

  • Changes in the interpretation of the 'best interests' test for the medical treatment of adults who lack capacity;
  • The participation of adults who lack capacity in decisions about their medical treatment; and;
  • The Law Commission’s proposed changes, the government’s response and an alternative approach.

Agenda

5.00pm Registration
5.15pm Start
6.15pm Drinks & canapés
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