Medicolegal Special Interest Group

To provide a forum for members of the British Pain Society with an interest in Medicolegal work.

Chair

Dr Rajesh Munglani

Officers

Dr Jonathan Valentine (Vice Chair)

 

Council Liaison Officer Dr Tim Johnson
 
Year Formed 2011
 
Number of Members 115
   

Description of Activities and Scientific Focus

  • To promote education and debate about the Medicolegal aspects of pain.

  • To advance the standing of Medicolegal pain was in the United Kingdom through meetings both at the British Pain Society annual meeting, and also add an alternative meeting to be discussed. 

  • We would foster relations between lawyers and doctors and also help to train pain fellows in aspects of Medicolegal Pain Medicine.

 

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