Chief Medical Officer's [Medical Regulation] Advisory Group Meeting Transcripts: 1st Meeting - 4th Meeting

Scope and Content

File consists of;

  • Index to transcripts;

  • Transcript to 1st meeting held on 4 February 2005, in which Sir Liam talked about the context and aims of the advisory group and chaired open discussions on medical regulation and issues raised by Dame Janet Smith's Shipman Reports;

  • Transcript to 2nd meeting held on 15 March 2005, in which Sir Liam introduced the call for ideas document on medical regulation and gave a presentation summarising themes from the 1st meeting, introducing questions that need addressing through this advisory process, including a need for research studies, and discussing the points covered with the group;

  • Transcript to 3rd meeting held on 11 April 2005; in which representatives from the National Clinical Assessment Service gave a presentation and held open discussions on current and proposed systems for identifying, assessing and revalidating underperforming doctors;

  • And transcript to 4th meeting held on 2 June 2005, in which representatives from the General Medical Council (GMC) gave a presentation and held open discussions on the GMC's current structure, its future and its role in medical regulation of doctors.

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Open.