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VASSA Grand Rounds on the topic Ethics and Law: 28 May May 28

Professor Martin Veller invites you to join the VASSA Grand Rounds on the topic Ethics and Law.

DATE:    Saturday 28th May 2022

TIME:     08h00 – 10h00

Speakers: Dr. Munyadziwa Kwinda, Prof. Alex van den Heever,  Prof. Karthigasen Govender, Ms. Ronel van Zyl.

Zoom Meeting Link

Meeting ID: 873 2371 2125
Passcode: 329815


08h00  Welcome: Prof Jay Pillai

08h03  Introduction: Prof Martin Veller   

08h05   What constitutes informed consent, the HPCSA requirements in 2022

Dr Munyadziwa Kwinda – HPCSA Ombudsman

08h30   Discussion

08h40  Health finance reform in South Africa, why does it matter?

Prof Alex van den Heever – Chair of Social Security Systems Administration and Management Studies, Wits School of Governance

09h05  Discussion

09h15  Medico-legal claims – findings of the SALRC’s research report

Prof Karthigasen Govender – Barister of the Middle Temple (England) & Advocate of the High Court of South Africa; UKZN School of Law

09h15  Discussion: 

Ms Ronel van Zyl – Senior State Law Adviser at the South African Law Reform Commission (SALRC)

10h00      Close