1. Election of Registrar 2020

    22 January 2020

    Fellows, Members and Licentiates of the Faculty are invited to submit nominations for the office of Registrar commencing at the AGM in May 2020. The Registrar, who shall be a Fellow, will normally serve for three years.  Nominations must be made in writing on a FFLM nomination form only. Each candidate shall be proposed and... Read more

  2. October 2020 Exams

    13 January 2020

    The next exam application period will be from Friday 05 June to Friday 03 July. The exams offered in October are the DLM, the Part 1 MFFLM, the Part 1 LFFLM (GFM) and the Part 1 LFFLM (SOM). For more information please visit the Exams page of our website:... Read more

  3. Apply now – RCGP Secure Environments Group

    19 December 2019

    RCGP Secure Environments Group Representative The FFLM is looking for a representative to sit on the committee of the Royal College of General Practitioners’ (RCGP) Secure Environments Group. The following information may assist applicants in deciding whether they should apply: Essential requirements: • Must be a registered healthcare professional • Must be a registered healthcare... Read more

  4. Forensic Sampling: Innovations for the 21st Century – 23 November 2019

    05 November 2019

    There’s still time to book for our course Forensic Sampling – Innovations for the 21st Century on Saturday 23 November at the Holiday Inn – Regent’s Park, London. This course will be lecture based with presentations from forensic scientists, police, and the Forensic Science Regulator, Dr Gillian Tully. There will be time for discussion of... Read more

  5. Important Information For LFFLM (GFM & SOM) Candidates

    23 October 2019

    Upon passing the October 2019 Part 1 LFFLM Examination, GFM or SOM, please note the following: – Completed COVEs (or Portfolios) must be submitted by the end of the application period, which is on 29 November 2019, as this gives time for marking and any revision before the examination; – It is important that the... Read more

  6. Medical Examiners Committee: Guidance No.31 Death Referrals and Medical Examiners

    01 October 2019

    New Regulations come into force today that make clear that a registered medical practitioner must notify the relevant senior coroner of a person’s death if they come to know of the death and in certain types of cases. Hitherto there have been no such regulations and the circumstances of reporting deaths by medical practitioners to... Read more

  7. Website Glitches

    11 September 2019

    Dear members/website users Please accept our apologies for the current glitches with the website (primarily members area and events bookings). We are in the process of migrating to a new website provider in preparation for launching an all-new FFLM website next year. Unfortunately that has resulted in a few minor issues with the current website.... Read more

  8. Events page errors

    10 September 2019

    If you experience any difficulty accessing the Events page during our upgrade process, please email forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk for... Read more

  9. Assessments (alcohol & drugs) under the RTA

    09 August 2019

    Today sees the publication of the FFLM proforma ‘Assessments (alcohol & drugs) under the RTA’, which replaces the previous Section 4 RTA Assessment proforma. The new proforma covers assessments under Section 4 and/or Section 5A of the RTA. The major change has been the removal of the Impairment tests. The Field Impairment Tests (FIT) have... Read more

  10. Part 2 Exams in March 2020

    07 August 2019

    The March 2020 examination dates and venues have been confirmed. Please visit our Exams page for more information: https://fflm.ac.uk/exams/. Note the application period for that session will be brought forward by a couple of months. It will be from 01 November to 29... Read more