Current FFLM Webinar Programme

The programme covers Legal Medicine, General Forensic Medicine, and Sexual Offence Medicine topics to update experienced practitioners, as well as helping candidates preparing for FFLM examinations.

A webinar is a live interactive web based seminar, accessed via an internet connected device with audio e.g. iPad, smartphone or laptop.

The webinars will be held at 19:00 on a weekday evening (unless specified otherwise) and if you are unable to watch the live webinar you will be able to access the recorded content afterwards.

Attendance certificates will be available for all live and recorded webinars.

For Members (Affiliates, Associates, Fellows, Licentiates and Members) each webinar costs £20 and for Non-members each webinar costs £30. Please make your payment by clicking on the webinar titles below.

There is a 10% discount for a booking of five webinars (use code web10).

There is a discount for group bookings, please contact forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk for more information.

All webinars can be booked retrospectively.

If you have any questions, please contact forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk.


Webinar Presenter Payment (Member / Non-Member)
Monday 11 June 2020 Stay-Alert – Pass Exam Dr Caroline Jones Free: click here to view
Monday 06 July 2020 The Role of the Medical Examiner Prof Jason Payne-James £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 16 July 2020 A Conversation on Recently updated FFLM Documents Dr Margaret Stark Free for Members / £30.00
Tuesday 21 July 2020 Completing a Medical Certificate of Cause of Death Prof Jason Payne-James £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 29 July 2020 Effective handover from the ‘detained’ to ‘secure’ estate – how can we close the gap to improve patient care Dr Jake Hard £20.00 / £30.00
Tuesday 04 August 2020 Scene Examination Prof Richard Shepherd £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 13 August 2020 Recognition and Photography of Human Bite Marks Dr Douglas Sheasby £20.00 / £30.00
Tuesday 18 August 2020 Clinical Leadership Dr Caroline Osborne-White £20.00 / £30.00
Tuesday 25 August 2020 The Role of the Forensic Nurse Jennie Smith £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 27 August 2020 How Are Clinical Forensic Medical Services Provided Outside Of England And Wales? Dr David Carson, Dr Vincent Davidson, Dr Deryn Evans Free for Members / £30.00
Thursday 03 September 2020 Everything you always wanted to know about dentolegal but didn’t like to ask Mr Brian Westbury £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 09 September 2020 Novel psychoactive substances Mr Hassan Kurimbokus £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 10 September 2020 Hints and tips for the October 2020 examinations Prof Sarah Hull £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 17 September 2020 Highlights from the Blue Guidelines – using illustrative cases Dr Margaret Stark £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 24 September 2020 COVID-19 and Custody Dr Alex Gorton £20.00 / £30.00
Tuesday 29 September 2020 COVID-19 and SARCs: The story so far….. Dr Cath White OBE £20.00 / £30.00
Monday 05 October 2020 View from the ‘Beak’ – the role of Magistrates Dr Bernadette Butler £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 07 October 2020 at 17:00 Route to LFFLM (SOM)c for Paediatricians experienced in CSA Examinations Dr Caroline Jones Free: click here to view
Wednesday 14 October 2020 at 15:00 Practical Ethics Dr Michael Devlin £20.00 / £30.00
Monday 26 October 2020 Complaint handling / Engagement with the IOPC DCI Syed Hussain £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 28 October 2020 How to Pass the Part 2 of the MFFLM or LFFLM Dr Sally Pickard, Stacey Shelley and Dr Philip Zack Free: click here to view
Monday 02 November 2020 Assessment for ASD in custody Prof Rajan Nathan £20.00 / £30.00
Tuesday 24 November 2020 Sexually Transmitted Infections after sexual assault Dr Michelle Carroll £20.00 / £30.00
Monday 30 November 2020 at 14:00 The Role of the Appropriate Adult Chris Bath and Grev Wallington Free for Members / £30.00
Thursday 03 December 2020 Wellness and Wellbeing Dr Emma Vaux £20.00 / £30.00
Monday 11 January 2021 Reflections on medical negligence Dr Michael J Powers QC £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 20 January 2021 Child Safeguarding Dr Peter Green and Dr Sheila Paul £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 28 January 2021 Management of Photo Documentation of Intimate Images Dr Bernadette Butler and Dr Caroline Jones £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 11 February 2021 The FFLM Licentiate examination – the role of the Educational Supervisor and how to produce a ‘Gold Standard’ Portfolio Dr Christine Greenshaw and Dr Margaret Stark Free: email to register
Monday 22 February 2021 How are Clinical Forensic Medical Services Provided Outside of England and Wales Part 2? Prof Denis Cusack and Dr Maric Thorpe Free for Members / £30.00
Thursday 25 February 2021 at 18:30 How do you recognise quality in the clinical health field? Prof Jason Leitch £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 04 March 2021 Photo-Documentation of Injuries Dr Will Anderson £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 18 March 2021 Mental Health Legislation Dr Gabrielle Pendlebury £20.00 / £30.00
Date TBC – February 2021 Child sexual abuse and trauma Dr Carmen Chan £20.00 / £30.00
Date TBC – April/May 2021 Pre-release risk assessment Dr Helena Austin £20.00 / £30.00


Free webinars

The FFLM Licentiate Examination – the role of the Educational Supervisor and how to produce a ‘Gold Standard’ portfolio

Dr Margaret Stark and Dr Christine Greenshaw will provide an overview of the role of the Educational Supervisor and advice on how to produce a ‘Gold Standard’ portfolio for candidates of the LFFLM (GFM and SOM).

The webinar will be held on Thursday 11 February 2021 at 19:00 and is free to attend.

Please email forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk to register.

How are Clinical Forensic Medical Services Provided Outside of England and Wales Part 2?

Following the success of our webinar on service provision in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Jersey, in the summer, we have a second webinar planned which will focus on Ireland and the Isle of Man. Prof Denis Cusack will cover Ireland and Dr Maric Thorpe will cover the Isle of Man.

The webinar will be held on Monday 22 February 2021 at 19:00 and is free for Members (Affiliates, Associates, Fellows, Licentiates and Members) to attend.

Please click here to register.

Previous Series

Please note that the webinars from our previous series are still available to view. For more information, please click the links below:

Archived Webinars

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