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). 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.

Please note, Members will need to login to their FFLM account first to access the member rate.

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

We also offer the following group bookings:

  • 6 to 10 people 10%
  • 11 to 20 people 15%
  • More than 20 people 20%

Please contact forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk for more information.

Most webinars can be booked retrospectively.

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

Upcoming Webinars 

  Date   Webinar   Presenter   Payment (Member / Non-Member)
Monday 24 April 2023 at 19:00 The Mankind Initiative Mark Brooks, Chairman, The ManKind Initiative Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Monday 12 June 2023 at 19:00 Forensic Radiology Dr Curtis Offiah, Consultant Radiologist Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Monday 03 July 2023 at 19:00 Supporting Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse Duncan Craig OBE, Chief Executive Officer, Survivors Manchester Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members


Recorded Webinars 

  Date   Webinar   Presenter   Payment (Member / Non-Member)
Monday 27 February 2023 at 19:00
The Institute for Addressing Strangulation Dr Cath White OBE, Medical Director, Institute for Addressing Strangulation Free for both FFLM Members and Non-Members
Wednesday 18 January 2023 at 19:00 Update on Police Response to Reported Needle Spike Incidents in Durham Constabularies Area DI Chris Woollett,  Durham Constabulary Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Thursday 08 December 2022 at 19:00 The Role of Intermediaries in the Criminal Justice System Dr John Taggart Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Thursday 01 December 2022 at 12:30 What Do You Do If There Is A Suspicion Of Sexual Assault? Dr Elisabeth Alton

Dr Sandy Fielding

Prof Margaret Stark

Dr Helena Thornton

Free: click here to view
Wednesday 23 November 2022 How to prepare for the LFFLM Part 2 Thomas Bird, HCP Clinical Lead

Jessica Isaacs, Senior HCP

Free: click here to view
Tuesday 25 October 2022 Assisting the Coroner – How to reduce the risks to you when involved in an Inquest Dr Clare Stapleton, Medicolegal Consultant, Medical Protection Society Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Wednesday 05 October 2022 Forensic Science is in Crisis Prof Niamh Nic Daeid, Director, Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Monday 05 September 2022 Novel psychoactive substances Hassan Kurimbokus, Forensic Toxicologist, Analytical Services International Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Tuesday 10 May 2022 Making Connections: the link between violence to people and violence to animals Paula Boyden and Kate Richards Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Wednesday 27 April 2022 The Assisted Dying Bill Mr Lee Biddle Not available 
Monday 07 February 2022
FFLM update on medical appraisals and supporting evidence Dr Ewa Wolska Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Wednesday 10 November 2021 
HIV PEP and PrEP Dr Amy Pearce Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Tuesday 02 November 2021 Appraiser Refresh for Forensic Physicians Prof Margaret Stark Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Wednesday 13 October 2021 An introduction to Forensic Epidemiology: An evidence-based approach to causal analysis in Forensic Medicine Dr Michael Freeman Free for Members / £30.00 for Non-Members
Thursday 23 September 2021 Deaths in Detention Prof Andrew Harris Not available
Monday 20 September 2021 LFFLM (SOM) Part 1 Revision Dr Lucy Love Free: click here to view
Monday 13 September 2021 DLM and MFFLM Part 1 Revision Prof Sarah Hull Free: click here to view
Monday 26 July 2021 Fitness to be interviewed by the police Prof Margaret Stark Free for Members/ £30.00
Wednesday 21 July 2021 Tackling Stalking: A Multi-Agency Approach A/DS Kimberley Gray and Dr Alan Underwood Free for Members / £30.00
Thursday 15 July 2021 Driven to Drink
Dr Paul Williams Free for Members / £ 30.00
Wednesday 30 June 2021 Adult Safeguarding Dr Elisabeth Alton Free for Members / £30.00
Monday 21 June 2021 GHB and related analogues
Dr David Wood  Free for Members / £30.00
Monday 07 June 2021 Maintaining a Space for FMEs: Professional Challenges in Forensic Medicine Dr Gethin Rees Free for Members / £30.00
Wednesday 02 June 2021 GHBRS and Chemsex Mr David Stuart Free for Members/ £30.00
Monday 24 May 2021 Expert evidence: questions and answers Prof Keith Rix Free for Members / £30.00
Thursday 20 May 2021 Medical Conditions, DVLA and (F)ME!! Dr Sophie Carter-Ingram £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 13 May 2021 Overview of the Sexual Assault Forensic Clinical Services in the Republic of Ireland
Dr Roger Derham, Dr Maeve Eogan, Catherine Marsh and Dr Joanne Nelson Free for Members / £30.00
Wednesday 05 May 2021 The Diploma of Legal Medicine Mr Brian Westbury Free: click here to view
Tuesday 04 May 2021

Pandemic…a Medicolegal Perspective

Dr Philip Zack £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 28 April 2021 An introduction to the Forensic Capability Network – opportunities for research, ideas and current challenges Carolyn Lovell Free for Members / £30.00
Tuesday 13 April 2021 COVID, Custody and SARCs – an update Dr Alex Gorton and Dr Cath White £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 31 March 2021 Provision of Forensic Services over Australasia Dr Angela Williams Free for Members / £30.00
Thursday 18 March 2021 Mental Health Legislation Dr Gabrielle Pendlebury £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 04 March 2021 Photo-Documentation of Injuries Dr Will Anderson £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 25 February 2021 Leadership in a Pandemic Prof Jason Leitch £20.00 / £30.00
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
Wednesday 17 February 2021 Forensic Sampling for HCPs working in General Forensic Medicine Dr Bernadette Butler, Dr Sandy Fielding and Dr Alex Gorton £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 Prof Margaret Stark Free: click here to view.
Thursday 28 January 2021 Management of Photo Documentation of Intimate Images Dr Bernadette Butler £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 20 January 2021 Child Safeguarding Dr Peter Green and Dr Sheila Paul £20.00 / £30.00
Monday 11 January 2021 Reflections on medical negligence Dr Michael J Powers QC £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 03 December 2020 Wellness and Wellbeing Dr Emma Vaux £20.00 / £30.00
Monday 30 November 2020 The Role of the Appropriate Adult Chris Bath and Grev Wallington Free for Members / £30.00
Tuesday 24 November 2020 Sexually Transmitted Infections after sexual assault Dr Michelle Carroll £20.00 / £30.00
Monday 02 November 2020 Assessment for ASD in custody Prof Rajan Nathan £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 26 October 2020 Complaint handling / Engagement with the IOPC DCI Syed Hussain £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 14 October 2020 Practical Ethics Dr Michael Devlin £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 07 October 2020 Route to LFFLM (SOM)c for Paediatricians experienced in CSA Examinations Dr Caroline Jones Free: click here to view
Monday 05 October 2020 View from the ‘Beak’ – the role of Magistrates Dr Bernadette Butler £20.00 / £30.00
Tuesday 29 September 2020 COVID-19 and SARCs: The story so far….. Dr Cath White OBE £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 24 September 2020 COVID-19 and Custody Dr Alex Gorton £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 17 September 2020 Highlights from the Blue Guidelines – using illustrative cases Prof Margaret Stark £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 10 September 2020 Hints and tips for the October 2020 examinations Prof Sarah Hull £20.00 / £30.00
Wednesday 09 September 2020 Novel psychoactive substances Mr Hassan Kurimbokus £20.00 / £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
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
Tuesday 25 August 2020 The Role of the Forensic Nurse Jennie Smith £20.00 / £30.00
Tuesday 18 August 2020 Clinical Leadership Dr Caroline Osborne-White £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 13 August 2020 Recognition and Photography of Human Bite Marks Dr Douglas Sheasby £20.00 / £30.00
Tuesday 04 August 2020 Scene Examination Prof Richard Shepherd £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 21 July 2020 Completing a Medical Certificate of Cause of Death Prof Jason Payne-James £20.00 / £30.00
Thursday 16 July 2020 A Conversation on Recently updated FFLM Documents Prof Margaret Stark Free for Members / £30.00
Monday 06 July 2020 The Role of the Medical Examiner Prof Jason Payne-James £20.00 / £30.00
Monday 11 June 2020 Stay-Alert – Pass Exam Dr Caroline Jones Free: click here to view


Previous Series

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

Archived Webinars