McDowell Purcell Distinguished Guest Lecture 

The UCD Sutherland School of Law in association, with law firm, McDowell Purcell, is pleased to announce details of the first

McDowell Purcell Distinguished Guest Lecture

On April 28th, 2016, with

Harry Cayton CBE

Chief Executive of the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care in the UK

"Professional Regulation in an Age of Anxiety"

  • Date: Thursday 28th April 2016
  • Venue: UCD Sutherland School of Law, Belfield, Dublin 4
  • Time: 6.15pm – Tea/Coffee, 6.45pm – Lecture, 7.45pm – Reception

RSVP: If you would like to attend, please email to reserve your place.

This lecture series forms a part of the new Professional Diploma in Professional Regulation which law firm, McDowell Purcell have partnered with UCD Sutherland School of Law to offer.

Harry Cayton CBE

Harry Cayton CBE is chief executive of the UK Professional Standards Authority,

Harry was formerly National Director for Patients & the Public at the Department of Health. From 1992 to 2003 he was chief executive of the Alzheimer’s Society and from 1981-1992 Director of the National Deaf Children’s Society. He has served on many public and voluntary committees and chaired independent reviews for the Department of Health.

Harry is a trustee of Comic Relief and chair of its UK grants committee. He is Patron of Arts4Dementia.

He was awarded the OBE in 2001 for services to people with dementia. He received the Alzheimer Europe Award in 2004, and was Distinguished Graduate of the University of Ulster 2005. In 2007 he received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Royal College of Psychiatrists and a Fellowship through Distinction from the Faculty of Public Health. He was awarded the CBE in 2014 for services to health care and regulation reform