1. MSc in Medical Education – Applications Open

    16 February 2017

    The applications for the MSc in Medical Education are now open for the 2017/18 academic year. Prospective students can find out more information about the MSc in Medical Education here. We now have a new testimonial page where applicants can read about real life experiences on the course. To view this page please click here.   The... Read more

  2. FFLM 11th Annual Conference

    16 January 2017

    We are pleased to announce that we are now taking bookings for our 11th Annual Conference. It will take place at The Hilton, Belfast from Thursday 04 May to Saturday 06 May 2017 and will include a range of expert speakers, as well as the Annual General Meeting, the David Jenkins Lecture and the Gala Dinner. To... Read more

  3. Police Oracle Article

    12 January 2017

    Please read this article, from the Police Oracle website. It is about concerns over police custody healthcare and forensic medical assessments. Our President, Dr Jason Payne-James, was interviewed. It is easy and straightforward to create an... Read more

  4. Child Sexual Abuse Forensic Medical Examinations: Interim Guidance regarding number of examinations and maintenance of competence

    12 January 2017

    The RCPCH and the FFLM have developed interim guidance, drawing together the existing information, guidance and quality standards, regarding the number of paediatric forensic medical examinations. The guidance is available on the Faculty website... Read more

  5. March 2017 Exams

    10 January 2017

    The Part 2 exams application period opened yesterday. All the necessary information (application form and payment links) are on the Exams page of our website: https://www.fflm.ac.uk/exams/... Read more

  6. October 2017 Exams

    10 January 2017

    Our Part 1 and Diploma exams will go back to being offered once a year, in October. The next exams will be on Friday 13 October. For further information please visit the Exams page of our website: https://www.fflm.ac.uk/exams/... Read more

  7. FFLM Welcomes Forensic Science Regulator’s Warning About Lack of Standards in Police Custody

    09 January 2017

    PRESS RELEASE London, 9 January 2017: The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine (FFLM) at the Royal College of Physicians of London applauds the concerns of the Forensic Science Regulator (FSR), Dr Gillian Tully, about lack of adequate standards in police custody healthcare, expressed in her Annual Report published today. (FSR press release HERE). Dr... Read more

  8. FFLM Responds to the EHRC report on Non-Natural Deaths Following Prison & Police Custody

    15 December 2016

    The Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine (FFLM) welcomes the Equality and Human Rights Commission’s (EHRC) report ‘Non-natural Deaths Following Prison & Police Custody’ which spotlights concerns about post-release deaths from both police and prison custody. Unfortunately it follows several other reports from various bodies noting similar concerns, which to date seem to have been... Read more

  9. MFFLM and LFFLM Part 2 (General Forensic Medicine) Examination Revision Day

    08 December 2016

    The FFLM has put together an examination revision day for those taking, or thinking of taking, the MFFLM or LFFLM Part 2 Examination (General Forensic Medicine). The course will take place on Friday 13 January 2017 at the Holiday Inn – Regent’s Park, London and will be facilitated by Professor Ian Wall and Dr Rudo Masanzu. The course will... Read more

  10. SARC Storage of Forensic Samples & the Human Tissue Act: Frequently Asked Questions

    02 December 2016

    The Faculty has published a document containing Frequently Asked Questions about the storage of samples obtained in SARCs, and the relationship to the Human Tissue Act. The guidance is available on the Faculty website... Read more