1. Royal Society of Medicine – Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Meeting

    19 June 2015

    Dr Eddie Josse is retiring after 50 years as a Forensic Medical Examiner with the Metropolitan Police Service. The Royal Society of Medicine Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section is honouring him at a dinner which will take place on the 19th of June (Friday pm). Please come and celebrate Eddies’s remarkable achievement. On the... Read more

  2. Annual Conference Photographs Released

    15 June 2015

    The FFLM Annual Conference was held in Bournemouth on May 1-2, 2015. Images of speakers and delegates can be seen here. All images are provided by kind permission of Eric Jenkins of the British Institute of Professional... Read more

  3. Annual Conference – Bournemouth – 2015

    29 May 2015

    The Annual Conference saw the inauguration of Dr Jason Payne-James as Faculty President (shown below receiving the President’s badge of office from outgoing President, Dr Victoria Evans). Also taking office were Dr Michael Wilks (Registrar) and Dr Daniel Haines (Treasurer), taking over from respectively Dr Peter Schutte and Dr Mike Devlin. (All Annual Conference images... Read more

  4. Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health – 2nd Edition – Physical Signs of Child Sexual Abuse

    20 May 2015

    Dr Sheila Paul, Dr Linda Teebay and Professor Ian Wall were among FFLM contributors to the new edition of ‘The Purple Book’ who attended the launch on 20th May 2015 at the RCPCH. This is a very important collaborative publication which is required reading for any of those involved in assessing, examining and interpreting allegations... Read more

  5. The FFLM draws members’ attention to the series of webinars supporting the launch of the 2nd Edition of ‘Physical Signs of Child Sexual Abuse’

    13 May 2015

    The FFLM draws members’ attention to the series of webinars to support the imminent launch of the 2nd Edition of ‘Physical Signs of Child Sexual Abuse’. A number of FFLM members have been closely involved in its development, including Professor Jacqui Mok, who hosts some of the webinars. Professor Mok was a previous holder of... Read more

  6. Forensics: The Anatomy Of Crime – The Wellcome Collection, London – until 21st June 2015

    13 May 2015

    The exhibition – ‘Forensics: the anatomy of crime’ – at the Wellcome Collection explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine. It will be of interest to any member of the FFLM as it embraces the history of much of the workload of the membership. The exhibition moves from crime scene to courtroom, across... Read more

  7. The 4th International Workshop in Clinical Forensic Medicine – Montpellier

    11 May 2015

    FFLM members are involved in a wide variety of workstreams. Professor Margaret Stark, recently appointed Chair of the FFLM Forensic Science Sub-Committee attended this workshop. Organised by Professor Eric Baccino and Dr Philippe Cathala of the Forensic Medicine Department, the University Hospital of Montpellier, the meeting attracted delegates from many regions of France as well... Read more

  8. Annual Conference 2015 and Inauguration of New Officers

    07 May 2015

    The Annual Conference of the FFLM was held in Bournemouth on 1st and 2nd May 2015 on a theme of vulnerability. Well over 100 delegates attended to hear some very high profile and authoritative speakers from a wide range of backgrounds. At the Annual General Meeting, Jason Payne-James was inaugurated as President of the Faculty,... Read more

  9. FFLM Healthcare of Detainees Press Release

    01 May 2015

    The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine notes the concerns raised within the BBC news report (https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-32492773). Download the press... Read more

  10. FFLM Election Results!

    31 March 2015

    The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine is delighted to announce that Dr Nicholas Swift has been elected as Ordinary Board Member and will take office at the next Annual General Meeting on 1 May... Read more