Why reinstating Dr Bawa-Garba was the right decision

And how the case has moved the spotlight to identifying and fixing systemic flaws in hospitals

A UK doctor’s medical registration has been reinstated after it was initially withdrawn when she was found guilty by a criminal court jury of gross negligence manslaughter of a young patient.

Dr Bawa-Garba

This case raises the issue of who should decide, and in what way, doctors are sanctioned for errors in the workplace.

Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba (pictured) was a competent and committed doctor who made a serious mistake on one occasion in a