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Struck-off doctor refuses to attend “farcical” regulatory hearing

BMJ 2014; 348 doi: (Published 25 March 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g2368
  1. Clare Dyer
  1. 1BMJ

A locum psychiatrist has been struck off the medical register for failing to inform a 2012 fitness to practise hearing into her workplace behaviour about a further incident that had led to her suspension from work. She refused to attend the latest hearing, saying “I refuse to validate this farce . . . by giving it my time or money.”

Elizabeth Jasiak, 41, who qualified in Lublin, Poland, received a formal warning in May 2012 after a Medical Practitioners …

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