Writs & Cures – super anaesthetist Prof Kate Leslie plus new child protection laws

The team are joined by Prof Kate Leslie with a CV too long to mention! She chats about everything from women in medicine to advances in anaesthesia. In soapbox the team look at new laws just introduced around child protection. Note – Bill was away but Kathy Wilson very expertly filled his chair! https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/anaesthetics-explained-child/id1023534464?i=365049372&mt=2

See Media

Writs & Cures Podcast – Parole and self-disclosure

Our special guest is His Honour Judge Peter Couzens, the Chair of the Victorian Adult Parole Board in his first media interview. Peter explains parole, the challenges and Victoria’s efforts to improve the system. Steve also has a go at explaining the psychology behind self disclosure. https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/his-honour-judge-peter-couzens/id1023534464?i=363227072&mt=2  

See Media

Writs & Cures Podcast – Dr David Hipgrave from UNICEF & contingency fees

David Hipgrave is a paediatric infectious diseases specialist who has worked most of his life in Asia and Africa combating childhood infections. He’s now in New York with UNICEF and joins us to discuss his work and the challenges. In our soapbox segment Bill has a look at contingency fees and asks whether it’s time…

See Media

Writs & Cures – The future of law!!

The team discuss palliative care, look at some of the legal issues around technologies like Airbnb, and are then joined by legal futurist (& lawyer) Fabian Horton to figure out where law will be in a decade or two!! Hint – think computers! https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/the-future-of-law/id1023534464?i=360985754&mt=2

See Media

Writs & Cures – Music copyright & end of life decisions

First up the team discuss how much doctors and the public know about the the law when it comes to end-of-life decisions, then they are joined by Melbourne lawyer Marcus Walkom, and entertainment expert, who chats about music copyright and the legal challenges of being in a band! Interesting stuff!! https://itunes.apple.com/au/podcast/protecting-music-copyright/id1023534464?i=359400235&mt=2

See Media