1. Faculty Vice Presidents

    11 January 2019

    I am required to announce that the three Faculty Vice President posts of the Faculty become vacant at the AGM in May 2019; namely: VP Forensic Medicine; VP Medical Coroners; VP Medico Legal Advisers. These interesting, important and valuable Faculty posts are for Fellows of the Faculty but nominations may be received from all Licentiates,... Read more

  2. NEWS RELEASE: Prevention Must Be Priority to Reduce Deaths in Custody

    09 January 2019

    London, 07 January 2019: Forensic and legal medicine experts say the latest Home Office progress report on deaths in police custody should have placed greater emphasis on prevention of deaths in police custody, according to a Statement published today by the Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine (FFLM or the Faculty). With deaths in police... Read more

  3. Recently Updated Publication

    28 December 2018

    The following document has now been revised and republished on our website: Recommendations – Managing blood-borne virus exposures in custody Please visit our Publications page to view... Read more

  4. Recently Updated Publications

    21 December 2018

    The following documents have now been revised and republished on our website: – Recommendations – Consent from patients who may have been seriously assaulted; – Recommendations – TASER®: Clinical Effects and Management of Those Subjected to TASER® Discharge. A new document has also  been published and can be accessed on our website: – Management of... Read more

  5. FFLM response to HM Government’s Deaths in Police Custody: Progress Update – December 2018

    19 December 2018

    19 December 2018 Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine (FFLM) response to HM Government’s Deaths in Police Custody: Progress Update  – December 2018 Please click here to read our... Read more

  6. Recently Updated Publications

    13 December 2018

    The following documents have now been revised and republished on our website: – Provision of advice and help to those who have been raped or sexually abused abroad; – Sample consent form for Healthcare Professionals. Please visit our Publications page to view... Read more

  7. FFLM 13th Annual Conference 2019 Bookings Open

    05 December 2018

    We’re pleased to announce that bookings for our 13th Annual Conference in Cardiff are now open.   The conference programme will follow in the coming weeks as our Conference Secretary and Conference Subcommittee finalise all the details. The themes for 2019 will include Miscarriages of Justice and Vulnerable Victims. Currently, our confirmed list of speakers... Read more

  8. New Publication – FAQs for Complainants

    29 November 2018

    Dr Bernadette Butler, our Academic Dean, and our Forensic Science Subcommittee have produced a new document for complainants undergoing a forensic medical examination. This can be accessed online... Read more

  9. JFLM Member Access

    23 November 2018

     Journal Of Forensic And Legal Medicine From next Friday 30 November Elsevier will be transitioning FFLM member access entitlements to ScienceDirect, its main platform for journal content. This means that you will need to follow the instructions using the following link to maintain your access to the Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine online: www.sciencedirect.com/science/activate/fflm. After... Read more

  10. Good News From Australia

    23 October 2018

    New forensic service a national first. Please click here for some great news from Down... Read more

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