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.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

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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.

Prizes & awards

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: 7th September 2021

Poster presentation: Poster designs should be submitted electronically for consideration. Posters accepted should be printed on A1 size for presentation on meeting date.

All presenters will receive a certificate after the event.


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Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine Section: Undergraduate Prize

Deadline: 07/09/2021.

Open To: Undergraduate students who have been working as part of courses leading to primary qualifications in Law or Medicine. Students studying other specialities may submit their work to be considered for presentation purposes but are NOT eligible for the prize.

Poster presentation: Poster designs should be submitted electronically for consideration. Posters accepted should be printed on A1 size for presentation at a chosen meeting.

All presenters will receive a certificate after the event.

Open toUndergraduate students

Prize: £250

Apply here

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Become a member today and get discounted rates on our education programme.

Fellow

For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.

Fellow

Associate

For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership. 

Associate

Student

For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification in a healthcare-related subject, in the UK or overseas. 

Student