1. General Forensic Medicine Course – Feb 2020

    23 December 2019

    We are pleased to announce that the next five day Course in General Forensic Medicine, delivered by the FFLM and accredited by Teesside University, will take place at Teesside University from Monday 24 February to Friday 28 February 2020. The course is for is for newly appointed or prospective forensic physicians, nurses and paramedics and... Read more

  2. Expansion of E-Learning – General Forensic Medicine (GFM)

    18 December 2019

    The FFLM/Ulster University E-learning course was revised and updated in May 2020. The course covers the following FFLM exams: DLM, MFFLM Part 1, LFFLM (SOM) and MFFLM (SOM) Part 2. We are currently undertaking an expansion of the e-learning material to include General Forensic Medicine (GFM) with the aim of making the modules available to candidates... Read more

  3. Recently Updated Publications

    13 December 2019

    The following documents have now been revised and republished on our website: – Head injury warning: Advice to custody officers, gaolers & detention officers; – Safe and Secure Administration of Medication in Police Custody; – Operational procedures and equipment for clinical rooms in police stations;  – Operational procedures and equipment for clinical facilities in Sexual... Read more

  4. MFFLM/LFFLM Part 2 Examination Revision Days – Nov/Dec 2019

    23 November 2019

    The FFLM has put together examination revision days for those taking, or thinking of taking, the MFFLM or LFFLM Part 2 Examination in Sexual Offences Medicine (SOM) and General Forensic Medicine (GFM). The SOM course will take place on Saturday 30 November 2019 at the Castlefield Hotel, Manchester. The programme and booking information can be viewed... Read more

  5. Recently Updated Publications

    21 December 2018

    The following documents have now been revised and republished on our website: – Recommendations – Consent from patients who may have been seriously assaulted; – Recommendations – TASER®: Clinical Effects and Management of Those Subjected to TASER® Discharge. A new document has also  been published and can be accessed on our website: – Management of... Read more

  6. Recently Updated Publications

    13 December 2018

    The following documents have now been revised and republished on our website: – Provision of advice and help to those who have been raped or sexually abused abroad; – Sample consent form for Healthcare Professionals. Please visit our Publications page to view... Read more

  7. New Publication – FAQs for Complainants

    29 November 2018

    Dr Bernadette Butler, our Academic Dean, and our Forensic Science Subcommittee have produced a new document for complainants undergoing a forensic medical examination. This can be accessed online... Read more

  8. Recently Updated Publications

    10 October 2018

    The following documents have now been revised and republished on our website: – Management of Choking in Police Care and Custody; – Proforma – Examination of adult complainant of domestic violence. Please visit our Publications page to view... Read more

  9. Recently Updated Publications

    21 September 2018

    The following documents have now been revised and republished on our website: – Recommendations – Consent from children and young people in police custody in England and Wales; – Care of suspects of sexual assault in police custody. Please visit our Publications page to view... Read more

  10. SARC Best Practice Day – 15 September 2018

    04 September 2018

    There is still time to book for our Annual SARC Best Practice Day on Saturday 15 September 2018 at the Holiday Inn, Regent’s Park, London. Confirmed speakers include: – Dr Sarwat Bari, Locum Consultant in Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare, Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust and and Forensic Medical Examiner, Thames Valley Sexual Assault Services, CareUK Ltd; –... Read more

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