Associate Professor John Gall
President, IACFM

Welcome to the International Association of Clinical Forensic Medicine (IACFM) website

IACFM (formally the World Police Medical Officers) is a non-political organisation whose aim is to encourage international collaboration in clinical forensic medicine, particularly for forensic physicians working with law enforcement agencies from around the world.

Latest Blogs

New hospital-based clinical forensic medicine service in Queensland, Australia

  A new hospital-based clinical forensic service staffed by forensic physicians has been set up in South East Queensland, Australia,.

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GCC Forensics Exhibition & Conference 30-31 October 2018

GCC Forensics Exhibition & Conference will take place at the Dusit Thani Hotel, Abu Dhabi from 30-31 October 2018. The two day event will bring.

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Why do we miss elder abuse?

There are similarities between child abuse and elder abuse in relation to failure to diagnose. Both children and the aged may be unable to articulate.

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Elder Abuse Royal Commission

The Australian Prime Minister has today announced the establishment of a Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. The Royal Commission will primarily.

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New Guidelines in CFM

The Faculty of Clinical Forensic Medicine of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia has published some guidelines pertinent to the practice of Clinical Forensic.

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2 year old rape – a management failure?

Recently, a two year old aboriginal girl was allegedly raped by a 24-year-old aboriginal male in Tennant Creek, a town located in central Australia. The.

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