Harry v General Medical Council [2012] EWHC 2762 (QB)

Posted In: Case Law
  • Legal Body
    England and Wales High Court (EWHC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
Issues covered: Interim Orders of Suspension

The appellant doctor was employed by the James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust as a consultant in genito-urinary medicine until he was summarily dismissed on 4 January 2012. The appellant also maintained a small private practice, which included work in Nigeria. In December 2010 he was suspended from his NHS post amid allegations that he transported human blood samples in breach of strict regulations governing their transportation. On a return journey from Nigeria, the appellant carried two samples of blood in his hand luggage, one infected with HIV, when regulations state that they must be placed in the

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This article is correct at 19/10/2012

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