A UK doctor’s medical registration has been reinstated after it was initially withdrawn when she was found guilty by a criminal court jury of gross negligence manslaughter of a young patient. This case raises the issue of who should decide, and in what way, doctors are sanctioned for errors in the workplace. Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba was a ...
What happened in the Bawa-Garba case and why was reinstating her the right decision?
By Ian Freckelton QC Professorial Fellow in Law, University of Melbourne
20 Aug 2018