Mental Health and Intellectual Disability Day - Saturday 15 October

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Foundation Status for Clinicians Working in Secure & Detained Settings

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FFLM Conducted Energy Device Guidance Hub

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The Faculty of Forensic & 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.

The specialty covers professionals working in the following disciplines: forensic medical practitioners (forensic physicians, forensic pathologists, forensic psychiatrists, forensic odontologists); medico-legal and dento-legal advisers; clinicians working in secure and detained settings and medically-qualified coroners. Read more

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Institute for Addressing Strangulation – Medical Director

Forensic Practitioners

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Free webinar for FFLM Members – New Psychoactive Substances

Forensic Practitioners

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Latest publications

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16 September 2022

FFLM Quality Standards in Forensic Medicine

15 September 2022

Recommendations for Introductory Training Courses in Sexual Offence Medicine (SOM)

19 August 2022

Recommendations – Consent from patients who may have been seriously assaulted

Journal of Forensic & Legal Medicine

The Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine provides a forum for the rapid publication of topical articles on all clinical aspects of forensic medicine and related specialities. The Journal carries definitive reviews, original communications, hypotheses, learning points of important issues, offering critical analysis and scientific appraisal. All submissions are peer-reviewed by at least two independent reviewers, and the Journal is listed in MEDLINE/Index Medicus.

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