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St Mary's Forensic and Medical Examination for Rape and Sexual Assault Course

  This two-module course presents Doctors and Nurses with the opportunity to train towards conducting forensic examinations of rape and sexual assault victims, under the direction of the UK’s longest established sexual assault referral centre and largest single-site university. The course includes the medical, psychological, social and legal aspects of rape and sexual assault focussing on the forensic examination, the collection of evidence, and testimony at court. It is designed to prepare doctors to take the FFLM diploma. All sessions are presented by expert practitioners in their fields.   Module 1: 3-5 February and 3-5 March Module 2: 8-10 September and 13-15 October 2008   Applications must be received at St. Mary’s Centre by Friday 5th December 2008. For more information and an application form, use the links to the right of this page.