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GMC’s Duties Of A Doctor

“ Duties of a Doctor” is a six part programme , exploring the practical application of GMC guidance and other medical ethical scenarios. All the sessions are interactive and based on real case studies. A broad range of subjects will be covered providing a broader understanding of GMC guidance and its application in clinical settings. The programme will be delivered jointly by Ian Wilson the GMC’s Regional Liaison Advisor for Yorkshire and Humber and Dr Hamish Mclure, a Consultant Anaesthetist at Leeds Teaching Hospitals.
The following are some of the topics that the course will cover:
Capacity and Mental Capacity Act 2005
Duty of Confidentiality
End of Life care
Raising and Acting on Concerns
Acting as a witness in legal proceedings
Leadership and management
Fitness to Practice and complaints​
This is the timetable.  All sessions commence at 8.30am and finish around noon. If you wish to attend any or all of these sessions please could you let Angela Jackson ( know as soon as possible (Day/Venue anomalies in red).  Places are limited so will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis.
Session Dates Venue Topic
Wednesday, 22nd November Ward J32, SJUH Programme intro, core guidance, updates and key learning
Thursday, 21st December Littlewood Hall, LGI Confidentiality: to disclose or not?
Wednesday, 10th January Littlewood Hall, LGI Candour and dealing with patient safety concerns
Wednesday, 14th February Littlewood Hall, LGI ‘Leadership and management
Wednesday, 21st March Littlewood Hall, LGI Complex end-of-life care decisions and requirements
Wednesday, 18th April Littlewood Hall, LGI Programme review and GMC guidance – YOU DECIDE