Welcome to the FFLM

What is the Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine?

The FFLM is a charity set up to develop and maintain the highest possible standards of competence and professional integrity in forensic and legal medicine. Microscope

The FFLM covers professionals working in three related disciplines: forensic medical practitioners (forensic physicians, forensic pathologists, sexual assault examiners, and child physical and sexual assault examiners, forensic nurses and paramedics); medico-legal advisers; and medically qualified coroners.

We offer information for the following:

  • Members of the public wanting to know more about forensic and legal medicine
  • Anyone interested in attending conferences and educational events
  • Doctors seeking training and qualifications in forensic and legal medicine
  • Medical students considering a career in forensic and legal medicine
  • Faculty members


Forthcoming Event

FFLM SARC Best Practice Day

13th September 2014

Holiday Inn Regent’s Park, Carburton Street, London W1W 5EE
Date submitted : 2013-11-21

Latest News

Application to be a Medico-Legal Advisor (MLA) Examiner for the Membership Examination of the Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine (MFFLM)

18th July 2014

Date submitted : 2014-07-18

Presidential Election 2014

1st July 2014

Date submitted : 2014-06-04

Fellows and Members are invited to submit nominations for the office of President.


FFLM Mental Health Lead

24th June 2014

Date submitted : 2014-06-24 | Filed under : Forensic Practitioners

Appointment of Deputy Chief Examiner - Medico-legal Advisers

28th May 2014

Date submitted : 2014-05-27 | Filed under : Medico-Legal Advisers

Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine Conference puts the spotlight on human rights and torture

12th May 2014

Date submitted : 2014-05-12
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The Faculty has been founded to achieve the following objectives:

To promote for the public benefit the advancement of education and knowledge in the field of forensic and legal medicine.

To develop and maintain for the public benefit the good practice of forensic and legal medicine by ensuring the highest professional standards of competence and ethical integrity.

Registered Charity No. 1119599

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