Membership & Fellowship Committee

MFC Meeting Dates

Meeting Date Submission deadline
18 June 2024 04 June 2024
06 August 2024 23 July 2024
01 October 2024 17 September 2024
03 December 2024 19 November 2024


MFC Members

The current Chair of the MFC is the Vice-President, Legal Medicine.

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

Dr Elaine Cook (CHAIR)
Vice-President, Legal Medicine

Dr Bernadette Butler

Professoor Paul Marks
Immediate Past President

Dr Iain Brew

Dr Libby Sevink
Vice-President, Forensic Medicine

Ms Stacey Shelley
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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