In light of the current pandemic, the Society’s council are considering options to enable next year’s programme (starting October 2020) to continue. We will be in touch with members in due course.


The Manchester and District Medico-Legal Society

2019-20120 Meetings


Wednesday 16th October 2019
Mr Vijay Joshi, Consultant Thoracic Surgeon, presents Implementing New Innovations and Technology in Surgery: Minimising Risk and Maximising Safety’

Wednesday 13th November 2019
Chief Superintendent Umer Khan, Territorial Commander for City of Manchester, explores the role of today’s police, how it serves society and how resources are best utilised between the detection of crime and support of the most vulnerable in society to keep people safe.

Wednesday 15th January 2020
Professor Chris Griffiths, OBE FMedSci Foundation Professor of Dermatology at the University of Manchester and Director of the Manchester Centre for Dermatology Research presents ‘ The art of observation: Visual Literacy and dermatology!’

Wednesday 12th February 2020
Kerry Daynes, Consultant and Forensic Psychologist presents ‘The Dark Side Of The Mind’

Wednesday 18th March 2020
Georgina Rowley, Court of Protection/ Medical Treatment Specialist Solicitor/ Mediator, presents ‘Using Mediation in Medical Treatment Cases’.