About this section

The purpose of the Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section is to advance the knowledge and practice of clinical forensic and legal medicine.

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

Dr Helena Mary Jane Thornton
President
Dr Bernadette Butler
President Elect

Upcoming clinical forensic & legal medicine events

View all event and webinars being run by the Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section.

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The forensics of stabbing: Investigation

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. The first in a three pa...
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The forensics of stabbing: Management

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. The second in a three p...
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The forensics of stabbing: Prevention

The final webinar in a three part series where delegates will learn how serious stabbing injuries are investigated and treated, and to look at some strategies for prevention. This meeting will bring t...

Prizes & awards

Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section: Undergraduate Prize

Prize

  • First prize: £250

Submission deadline

To be announced

Open to

Undergraduate students in law or medicine.

Application guidelines

Submit a poster presentation; the entry should be anonymous – your name or your institution should not be mentioned. The poster design should be submitted in PowerPoint or PDF format and under 2MB in size.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to print their presentation in A1 to present at a Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine meeting.

Submission closed

Clinical Forensics and Legal Medicine: postgraduate poster prize

Prize: £250

Open To: Postgraduate students who have been working for qualifications in forensic and legal medicine or medical law.  Students studying other specialities may submit their work to be considered for presentation purposes but are NOT eligible for the prize

Submission deadline: 6th September

Poster presentation: Poster designs should be submitted electronically for consideration. Posters accepted should be printed on A1 size for presentation on meeting date, Saturday 24 October 2020.

All presenters will receive a certificate after the event.


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