1. FFLM Seeks Urgent Meeting with New Home Secretary to Discuss Standards for Healthcare Provision to Vulnerable Patients

    18 July 2016

    The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine (FFLM) welcomes Prime Minister Theresa May’s appointment of Amber Rudd MP as Home Secretary. ‘We wish her well in her new role,’ said FFLM President Dr Jason Payne-James. ‘The FFLM will seek an early meeting with the new Home Secretary to explain our concerns and those of our... Read more

  2. Application to be a Lead Examiner of The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine (FFLM)

    16 June 2016

    The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine is seeking to appoint lead examiners in the following areas: an OSCE lead for General Forensic Medicine and a Part 1 LFFLM (GFM) lead. The post holders will work with the GFM Deputy Chief Examiner  as well as with the Chief Examiner. This is a non-salaried position, although reasonable travel... Read more

  3. Drink-Drug Driving Study Day

    07 June 2016

    The FFLM is pleased to announce that it will be holding the next Drink-Drug Driving Study Day on Saturday 16 July 2016 at the Holiday Inn, Regent’s Park, London. Consideration will be given to the recent changes in legislation and issues that have arisen from these changes. Booking information and the provisional programme can be accessed... Read more

  4. Revalidation News

    03 June 2016

    We are delighted to report that our application to appoint a Suitable Person for the purposes of revalidation has been approved. We will, as soon as possible, publish details of the process and the anticipated cost. The Treasurer is keen to emphasise that the FFLM is not looking to increase revenue by providing this service,... Read more

  5. 10th Annual Conference Photos

    20 May 2016

    For some photographs of our last Conference please click here. Our 11th Annual Conference will be in Belfast on Friday 05 and Saturday 06 May 2017.... Read more

  6. The Law Society Gazette Article

    16 May 2016

    Please read this article, from today’s The Law Society Gazette, by Joshua... Read more

  7. Exam News

    25 April 2016

    Following the recommendation of the Chief Examiner’s Committee, the FFLM Board has decided that from March 2016 all MFFLM Part 2 candidates (GFM, SOM and MLA) will be able to keep a successful result as long as their MFFLM Part 1 (or DLM Distinction) result is valid. Thus should a candidate be successful in the... Read more

  8. New Resources

    20 April 2016

    A new document has been published for those wanting to know more about the daily work of the forensic physician. Please click here to view  A Day in the Life of a Forensic Physician. We have also published answers to some of our most frequently asked questions. Please click here to view this.  ... Read more

  9. Publications

    29 January 2016

    The following documents have now been revised and republished on our website: – Recommendations for the collection of forensic specimens from complainants and suspects; – Labelling forensic samples; – Operation procedures and equipment for medical rooms in police stations; – Operation procedures and equipment for medical facilities in victim examination suites or SARCs; – What Happens... Read more

  10. A Decade of the FFLM

    08 January 2016

    In 2016 it is 10 years since the Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine was established by the Royal College of Physicians. In that time there have been substantial changes to many of the roles that impact on the FFLM membership. The FFLM has been at the leading edge of defining and raising standards and... Read more