Patty Healey BA (Hons) Health Studies, Post Graduate Diploma in Law (PGDL), Legal Practice Course (LPC), Registered General Nurse (RGN), LLM (Business Law).
Patty was formerly a full time Senior Lecturer in Law and Medicine at DMU. She now teaches part time on the LLM Medical Law and Ethics programme and the Graduate Diploma in Law programme for ILEX and she also teaches on undergraduate programmes. She also gives guest lectures to a variety of healthcare professionals on legal issues at the end of life,
consent, human rights law in the healthcare arena and legal aspects in GP commissioning.
Publications: ‘Calling Time on Abortion’ Contemporary Issues in Law, 2005, 10, 308,
13 (with J. Samanta); ‘Clinical Autonomy: Doctors Orders?’ (with D. Price, B. Harvey and
J.Samanta) in Clinical Ethics (2007) 2(3) 124-128.