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FFLM 14th Annual Conference 2020

 

Challenges in Forensic & Legal Medicine

Save the Date - the 14th Annual Conference 2020 will take place on 15-16 May 2020 at the Royal College of Pathologists, London

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Two full days of presentations are planned on 15 -16 May 2020 in London, including Professor Philip Lumb who will present the David Jenkins Lecture, “Sharp Force Deaths in the North West of England”.

The FFLM Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday 15 May 2020.

Confirmed speakers include: 

  • Mr Leslie Hamilton, Chair of the GMC-commissioned Independent Review of Gross Negligence Manslaughter
  • Ms Nicole Jacobs, Domestic Abuse Commissioner
  • Mrs Dee Inott,  Forensic Nurse Examiner, Evolution of the FNE role and the way forward
  • Dr Liliane Field, Medicolegal Adviser, Preparing for Inquests
  • A/Professor John Gall, President International Association of Clinical Forensic Medicine (IACFM), Is there a future for Clinical Forensic Medicine?  An international perspective
  • Dr Nigel Hewett, Medical Director, Pathway and Secretary to the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health
  • Metropolitan Police Service Stalking Threat Assessment Centre multi-agency team
  • Chief Constable James Vaughan,  NPCC Lead for Forensic Science
  • Professor Nairn Wilson, Director MDDUS and past President of the British Dental Association

In addition to the two main conference days, which feature internationally renowned speakers and experts in the field of Forensic and Legal Medicine, there will be a full day of skills training and workshops on Thursday 14 May.

Further details will be made available soon. 

Bookings are not open yet, but we encourage you to request your leave now and make a diary entry.

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Forensic and Legal Medicine Poster Presentation for Students (medical/nursing/paramedic/medical law)

We are pleased to invite undergraduate entries for the Poster Presentation section of our Annual Conference, Friday 15 - Saturday 16 May 2020 at the Royal College of Pathologists, London.

A prize of £250 book tokens will be awarded to the best poster presentation, as determined by the Academic Dean and Conference Subcommittee. In the event of more than one winning entry, the prize will be divided equally.

The content of the poster must relate to an aspect of forensic or legal medicine, e.g. general forensic medicine, sexual offence medicine, medico-legal medicine, forensic pathology, or the coronial system.

Up to six candidates will be short-listed and will receive a free invitation to attend the Annual Conference on Saturday 16 May 2020, including lunch and entry to all sessions, and £50 contribution towards travel.

A summary of the poster in the form of an abstract should be submitted to the FFLM, with the deadline for receipt of entries being Sunday 29 March 2020. All entrants will be notified as to whether they have been short-listed or not by 13 April 2020.

Good luck!

For further enquiries, please contact forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk.  

Poster Presentation FAQs

Poster Presentation Abstract Submission Form

Forensic and Legal Medicine Poster Presentation for Attendees (doctors/nurses/paramedics)

We are pleased to invite entries for the Poster Presentation of our Annual Conference, Friday 15 - Saturday 16 May 2020 at the Royal College of Pathologists, London.

The content of the poster must relate to an aspect of forensic or legal medicine, e.g. general forensic medicine, sexual offence medicine, medico-legal medicine, forensic pathology, or the coronial system.

A summary of the poster in the form of an abstract should be submitted to the FFLM, with the deadline for the receipt of entries being Friday 31 January 2020. All entrants will be notified as to whether they have been short-listed or not by 15 February 2020.

For further enquiries, please contact forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk.

Poster Presentation FAQs

Poster Presentation Abstract Submission Form