Dr Behzad TAVAKOLI

Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Misconduct
Hearing date from
18 Jan 2021
Hearing date to
22 Jan 2021
Location of hearing
This is a virtual hearing. It is possible to observe proceedings from our Manchester hearing centre. Please give us 14 days' notice if you would like to attend, so arrangements can be made. Contact us about observing this hearing
GMC reference number
7025715
Area of practice
Islington

Pre hearing information

Allegation

The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that, between 23 October and 4 December 2018, Dr Tavakoli submitted an application to Whittington Health NHS Trust and failed to disclose that he was subject to a GMC fitness to practise investigation and that he had previously been issued with a warning by the GMC in 2014.

It is further alleged that on 8 June 2019, Dr Tavakoli submitted an application for registration with DRC Group, a locum agency, and failed to adequately explain the full extent of the GMC investigation. It is alleged that Dr Tavakoli’s actions were dishonest.

 

Allegations

This reflects the allegation as it stands at the start of the hearing. The allegation may be amended as the hearing proceeds and when findings of fact are made by the tribunal.

Decisions

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Journalists

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Private hearings

In accordance with Rule 41(2) of the General Medical Council (Fitness to Practise) Rules 2004, the tribunal may decide to exclude the public from the proceedings or any part of the proceedings, where they consider that the circumstances of the case outweigh the public interest in holding the hearing in public.