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The Provision of Expert Opinion & Evidence as a Health Professional

Date: 20 to 24 November 2017 (Monday to Friday)
Venue: UCT Faculty of Health Sciences
Time: Please refer to the programme below

Course fee is R 11 800 per person
CPD points = 32 | Level 2

This is a five day programme aimed at health professionals who are interested in servicing the legal and business domains with expert opinion and evidence.This includes private practice, academia and business employees who may wish to learn more regarding the provision of evidence.

The course is offered in partnership with Burns-Hoffman Consulting, a company which specialises in the provision of expert medico-legal assessment reports. Elise Burns-Hoffman, Manager of Burns-Hoffman Consulting, will present the course alongside a team of legal and health professionals including business experts in the field.

Those with a medical, paramedical, nursing degree/diploma- or related health professional qualification are invited to attend.

Course Content

  • Business principles, structure and practice
  • Business strategy, planning, management and tax
  • Constitutional, contractual, delictual and court procedural matters
  • Law of evidence and practical expert witness training
  • Professional report writing 

View the full course programme

Participants will be required to complete an online questionnaire as part of their assessment. 

A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants on successful completion of the programme.

For more information or to register email ce.administration@uct.ac.za.