1. Webinars for Forensic Practitioners

    07 September 2015

    The FFLM is pleased to announce the start of a series of webinars on common topics in General Forensic Medicine. A series of 10 webinars will be given by leading experts in the field and commence on a weekly basis beginning on Thursday 6 August. These webinars are designed for doctors, nurses and paramedics working... Read more

  2. Application to be an Examiner of The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine (FFLM)

    01 July 2015

    The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine (FFLM) is seeking to appoint examiners in the following areas: two Medico-Legal Advisor (MLA) examiners, two General Forensic Medicine (GFM) examiners and two Sexual Offences Medicine (SOM) examiners. Examiners act on behalf of the FFLM in overseeing the academic arrangements for setting their respective examinations and in maintaining... Read more

  3. Deputy Chief Examiner for Sexual Offences Medicine

    11 March 2015

    A Deputy Chief Examiner for Sexual Offences Medicine is required for the MFFLM Examination. Under the current Standing Orders, two of the three Deputy Chief Examiners should be Fellows of the FFLM, and the other Deputy may be a Member. Candidates should have successfully completed examiner training for the Membership examination and have expertise in... Read more

  4. Forensic Science Regulator – January 2015 Newsletter

    03 February 2015

    The Forensic Science Regulator has published the latest newsletter – download it here.... Read more

  5. Forensic Physician Representative to Chair the Forensic Science Subcommittee (FSSC)

    27 January 2015

    Applications are invited from forensic physicians, working in either Sexual Offence Medicine (SOM) or General Forensic Medicine (GFM) and ideally both to serve as chair of the FFLM FSSC. The appointment is for three years. This is an important post requiring a considerable time commitment, in addition to attendance at Committee meetings. As well as... Read more

  6. Forensic Physician Representative to join the RCGP Secure Environment Group (SEG)

    27 January 2015

    The FFLM is looking to appoint a representative to join the RCGP Secure Environments Group (SEG). The following are attributes that we are seeking: Registered medical practitioner working in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland (essential) MFFLM, MRCGP or MRCPsych (essential) Experience working in police custody medicine (essential) Experience working in prison custody medicine (desirable)... Read more

  7. Learning the Lessons Bulletin 22

    20 November 2014

    Click here to download Bulletin... Read more

  8. Managing patients who require assessment for Ebola virus disease

    20 October 2014

    Forensic practitioners’ attention is drawn to guidance from Public Health England in relation to Ebola via https://goo.gl/eBCFOH. They are advised to: Identify the telephone contact details of their local Health Protection Team and Local Infectious Disease Physician; Consult with their local provider/police force to ascertain local contingency plans; Regularly check the Public Health England website... Read more

  9. Licentiate (GFM) examination leads

    11 April 2014

    The FFLM is seeking to appoint a Lead Examiner and OSCE Lead for the General Forensic Medicine Licentiate Examination (LFFLM (GFM)). ?This is a new examination, which will sit alongside the MFFLM and LFFLM (SOM) examinations, as an “entry-level” examination for candidates practising General Forensic Medicine. Candidates should have expertise in General Forensic Medicine, and... Read more

  10. GFM Licentiate Lead

    06 December 2013

    The FFLM is seeking to appoint a Lead Examiner for the General Forensic Medicine Licentiate Examination. This is a new examination, which will sit alongside the MFFLM examination, as an “entry-level” examination for candidates practising General Forensic Medicine. Candidates should have expertise in General Forensic Medicine, and should be examiners for the FFLM. The lead... Read more

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