Membership & Fellowship Committee

MFC Meeting Dates

Meeting Date Submission deadline
06 June 2023 23 May 2023
01 August 2023 18 July 2023
03 October 2023 19 September 2023
05 December 2023 21 November 2023


MFC Members

The current Chair of the MFC is the Vice-President, Medical Coroners.

Should you like to contact the Chair please send an email to

Miss Elaine Cook (CHAIR)
Vice-President, Medico Legal

Professor Paul Marks

Dr Helena Thornton

Dr Shiraz Qamaruddin
Vice-President, Forensic Medicine

Professor Andrew Harris 
Vice-President, Medically Qualified Coroner

Mr Anton van Dellen
Assistant Registrar & Conference Subcommittee Chair

Dr Alex Gorton
Past Assistant Registrar & Conference Subcommittee Chair

Mr Jason Spivack

Mr Sean Carruthers

Mrs Abi Bartlett
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Terms of Reference

The terms of reference of the Committee are set out in the Standing Orders of the Faculty, as follows:

To consider and confirm all applications for Licentiateship and Membership following satisfaction of the Faculty examiners.

To consider applications for Membership by Equivalent Qualification for Coroners, Pathologists, Psychiatrists,  Odontologists

To consider applications made from Dento-Legal Medicine doctors for Foundation Membership or Fellowship

To consider and then recommend to the Board applications for promotion to Fellowship

To consider applications for Affiliation or for Association to the Faculty.

To make proposals to the Board for the award of Honorary Fellowships of the Faculty.

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