Thank you to all who attended the 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting
Read more about this recent meeting including some highlights from the presentations.
Journal of Law & Medicine – Vol 27 No 1 available
The Journal of Law & Medicine - Vol 27 No 1 is now available via the WestLaw platform. Preview the content and access your online subscription to read this latest release.
Welcome to our 2019 Fellows
The Annual College Dinner at the Hyatt Canberra was a wonderful occasion to welcome our 2019 Fellows.
College Awards Dinner guest speaker announced
AVM Tracy Smart will be the guest speaker at the 2019 College Awards Dinner. Attendance at the dinner is included when you register for the 2019 ASM!
Journal of Law & Medicine – Vol 26 No 4 available
The Journal of Law & Medicine - Vol 26 No 4 is now available via the WestLaw platform. Preview the content and access your online subscription to read this latest release.
Marnie Manning has been shortlisted for the Australian Law Awards 2019
ACLM Council Member, Marnie Manning, has been named as a finalist in the Australian Law Awards for General Counsel of the Year.
The Honourable Justice Paul Le Gay Brereton – 2019 ASM Keynote Address
We look forward with great anticipation to the 2019 ASM keynote address which will be provided by The Honourable Justice Paul Le Gay Brereton.
2019 ASM draft program is released – view speakers and their topics
A draft program has been released for the 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting - Legal Aspects of Rehabilitation Medicine. It promises to be a thought provoking and informative weekend with topics including issues of liability, injury assessment, robotic technologies, post traumatic stress disorder and much more!
Strengthening ties with the American College of Legal Medicine
The President-Elect of the American College of Legal Medicine expresses gratitude for our hospitality and our President's recent lecture at their 2019 ASM in Los Angeles.
AVM Tracy Smart is a guest speaker at our 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting
We are excited to announce AVM Tracy Smart, Commander Joint Health & Surgeon General, will be speaking at our 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting.
RANZCR Ethical Principles for AI in Medicine
The RANZCR have developed draft Ethical Principles for AI in Medicine. As part of the consultation process, RANZCR requested that ACLM provide feedback on the draft principles and we invite our members to contribute to the College response.
Journal of Law & Medicine – Vol 26 No 3 available
The Journal of Law & Medicine - Vol 26 No 3 is now available via the WestLaw platform. Preview the content and access your online subscription to read this latest release.
Updated ACLM 2019 course dates
Dates and locations are now confirmed for the Advanced Law Intensive and new Expert Report Writing Course.
New course announced: Expert Report Writing
We are excited to announced the planning of a new ACLM course. This one-day course will provide training on how to prepare high quality expert reports. Register your interest for the first session!
The University of Sydney Law School – Visitors Program
The University of Sydney Law School invites members of ACLM to apply for it's Visitors Program.
2019 Basic and Advanced Law Intensives now open for registration
Spaces on these courses are limited and will sell out fast. Register early to avoid disappointment!
American College of Legal Medicine – 2019 Annual Meeting in Health Law and Legal Medicine
ACLM President, Sandra Johnson, will speak at the American College of Legal Medicine 59th Annual Health Law and Legal Medicine Meeting in Los Angeles in February 2019.
Journal of Law & Medicine – Vol 26 No 2 available
The Journal of Law & Medicine - Vol 26 No 2 is now available via the WestLaw platform. Preview the content and access your online subscription to read this latest release.
Dr Ian Home awarded Fellowship
At the conclusion of the Advanced Law Intensive 2018, Professor John Devereux and Professor Roy Beran represented the College in awarding Dr Ian Home with Fellowship of ACLM.
Welcome to our new Fellows and Members!
At the annual College dinner we celebrated the achievements of our new Fellows and Members who were awarded with their testamurs.
Updated membership requirements
Changes to the College Articles of Association were recently approved at the 2018 Annual General Meeting to update membership requirements.
Journal of Law & Medicine – Vol 26 No 1 available
The Journal of Law & Medicine - Vol 26 No 1 is now available via the WestLaw platform. Preview the content and access your online subscription to read this latest release.
Our President is awarded for her courage
Sandra Johnson has been awarded a NSW Ambulance Citation for Courage - Community, an award in recognition of her courageous actions when she arrived at the scene of an accident.
Connect with your colleagues at a free networking event
This event is being held in conjunction with the Advanced Law Intensive 2018 and will provide a unique opportunity for our local members to network in a relaxed setting with colleagues from interstate and overseas who are attending this course.
2019 Expert Witness Course open for registration
The next Expert Witness Course is now open for registration. Register early to secure your place! This course will be held on 2 & 3 February 2019 in Adelaide, South Australia.
Hurry! Last chance for discounted 2018 ASM accommodation
Sir Stamford at Circular Quay offers a discounted accommodation rate to our ASM attendees. This offer is only available until 19 September. Hurry! Register to attend before this offer expires.
Possession of Sperm Extracted After Death
The Supreme Court of Queensland made a landmark decision in the case of Cresswell. Read the decision here.
Welcome to our new website!
We have been working hard to deliver an updated website for our members. Discover some exciting features.
Dr Maria Dudycz – Victorian Honour Roll of Women in 2018
Congratulations to ACLM's Fellow, Dr Maria Dudycz, for her recent award.
Restraint in a Hospital Setting
Coroners Court of QLD findings of inquest into a death which occurred while under restraint in a hospital.
Prescription Opiod Medication Abuse
Findings of inquest considers the issues associated with prescription opiod medication abuse.
ACLM teaching in the PPD program of Sydney University Medical School
Don Buchanan and Sandra Johnson provided a series of lectures to Sydney University medical students.
2018 Annual Scientific Meeting – call for papers now open!
The theme of ACLM's 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting is “Personal Injury Law”. Contact the College to submit a paper for presentation.
A Closer Look at the Expert Witness Training Program
Course convenor, Professor Roy Beran, highlights the benefits of attending the Expert Witness course.
ACLM Welcomes a New College Executive!
At the College Council’s final teleconference for the year on 27 November, a new Executive was elected. Find out more about the College Executive team.