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.

Upcoming events from our partners

The British Academy of Forensic Sciences

See the upcoming BAFS events by clicking here


King's Forensics Symposium 2022

Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 May 2022

See the latest advances in forensic genetics, digital forensics, international forensics, anti-doping science and forensic and analytical science.

For more information, click here.

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 Bernadette Butler

Upcoming clinical forensic & legal medicine events

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

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Forensic aspects of domestic abuse in 2022: This affects everyone

Join us for this event that will illustrate the impact of domestic abuse and the forensic response to it. It will also discuss the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to solving domestic abuse ...
  • Price £24 - £141
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Student prizes & awards

Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine

There are currently no prizes or awards open for this section.

Trainee prizes & awards

Clinical Forensic & Legal Medicine

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