The conviction in 2000 of Harold Shipman of the murder of 15 of his patients signalled a watershed in the relationship the public had with medical and other healthcare professionals who are there to care for them. Continue reading
As part of its research programme the IICSA is considering abuse within the health sector. Whilst none of the current investigations focus on this sector it remains a possibility that a future investigation will do so. To shape knowledge of abuse within this sector, two days of seminars will be held on 26 and 27 September at which a variety of issues will be discussed. The seminars will be available to watch live on the Inquiry’s website and then be available for subsequent review.