Dilemmas, date rape and death: An introduction to forensic medicine for students and trainees

Date

Wednesday 22 November 2017

Evening

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE
Organised by

Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section

Accreditation

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about this event

This annual meeting, now in its 4th year, will explore a postgraduate subject and learn about common dilemmas in forensic and legal medicine. Very few students or trainees will get exposure to or education in these topics. 

Objectives

Delegates attending this meeting will:

  • Develop skills and knowledge of forensic and legal medicine in areas applicable to daily practice
  • Consider common medico-legal dilemmas, issues around death certification and examine procedures involved in the investigation of rape and sexual assault
  • Receive direction and careers advice to those looking to extend their involvement in this area

Price

Students: £10
Trainees: £15

RSM students and trainees are invited to attend for free

Who should attend?

Students and junior trainees (up to ST2) in any speciality or training program

agenda

6.00 pm

Registration, tea and coffee

6.30 pm

Welcome and opening remarks

Dr Christopher Clark, President, Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section, RSM

6.35 pm

What to do when – practical advice on forensic and legal issues

Dr Meng Aw–Yong, Medical Director, Metropolitan Police Service

7.10 pm

Question and answer session

7.15 pm

Death certification process – tips for students and trainees

Dr Frances Cranfield, Immediate Past President, Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section, RSM

7.50 pm

Question and answer session

7.55 pm

Tea and coffee break

8.05 pm

Date rape and investigation of allegations of sexual assault

Dr Bernadette Butler, Clinical Education and Training Lead, The Havens, King's College Hospital

8.05 pm

Date rape and investigation of allegations of sexual assault

Dr Bernadette Butler, Clinical Education and Training Lead, The Havens, King's College Hospital

8.45 pm

Close of meeting and online evaluations

8.50 pm

Drinks reception

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organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Kathryn StokesTel: 02072903940 Email: forensic@rsm.ac.uk arrow