Current News

Journal Articles

Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine 21 (2014) 31-37 - Provision of clinical forensic medical services in Australia - A qualitative survey 2011-201

Education and Events

September 2016: September 3rd and 4th, 2016 | FAMSACA Symposium - THE DEVIL YOU KNOW VS THE DEVIL YOU DON'T | Adina Apartment Hotel Sydney, 359 Crown Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW 2010 | Key Note Speaker: Dr Bill Smock, Police Surgeon, Louisville Metro Police Department, Medical Director of The Institute of Clinical Forensic Medicine and Nursing, Louisville USA. 

Archived News

Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine 21 (2014) 31-37 - Provision of clinical forensic medical services in Australia - A qualitative survey 2011-201

Education and Events

August 2015: 3rd Annual Forensic Nursing Forum | 26 August 2015 - Rendezvous Grand Hotel, Melbourne. Download Forensic Nursing Forum Registration form, and for more information (click here) 

September 2015: World HIV & STI Congress | Brisbane 13-16 September, 2015. For further information please go to

ThinkGP News and Education for Health Professionals: A new CPD activity for adult sexual assault was launched on the educational site ThinkGP in June, 2014. It is free to join ThinkGP, a site that currently has 21000 Doctors enrolled, half of whom are GPs and half either trainees or other specialties. The activity automatically attracts 4 CPD points for RACGP and 2 points for ACRRM. The activity was prepared and reviewed by members of FAMSACA and supported by a grant from the RACP. Evaluation of the activity is important and those undertaking the cases will be asked to complete an evaluation at the end. Please click on following link ThinkGP for further information. 

October 9-11 October, 2014: The 2014 Australasian Sexual Health Conference will be held from the 9-11 October, 2014 at the Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney Australia. Details available via the website

October 11, 2014 FAMSACA Breakfast Meeting sponsored by FAMSACA will be held on Saturday 11th October, 2014 from 7:30am - 8:45am, as part of the Sexual Health Conference program. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if you have a topic of interest that is of value to present or if you have an interesting case for presentation and discussion. 

Forensic Photography Workshop 14-15 October, 2014: The Richmond Sexual Assault Service (Lismore) is hosting clinical forensic photography workshop. Suitable for clinicians interested in clinical forensic photography, including beginner to advanced. Workshop cost is free, however FAMSACA will be providing 10 x $400 sponsorships to assist with travel and accommodation. RSVP essential: Please follow the link to complete the RSVP survey monkey and for sponsorship details:

August 2014 - ANZFSS Symposium: The 22nd International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences of the Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society is being held in Adelaide from 31 August to 4 September, 2014. Please click here for more information.

ANZFSS 2014 will bring together leading experts in the forensic science industry for an informative and engaging Symposium. Featuring a diverse and relevant scientific program, dynamic social events showcasing the best of Adelaide and Pre-and Post-Symposium workshops, ANZFSS 2014 is a Symposium not to be missed. For further information and registration please go to 

FAMSACA/AAFP combined Workshop Symposium 30-31 August, 2014 at the Adelaide Convention Centre, followed by the ANZFFS 22nd International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences. Full registration brochure available

March 2014: The Forensic Medicine and Science one day Conference was held on Saturday 22nd March, 2014 at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney. Please click on the link to read the Forensic Medicine and Science Conference Report, March 2014

February 2014: 2nd Annual National Forensic Nursing Conference - Sydney Harbour Marriott at Circular Quay - Thursday 20th and Friday 21st February 2014. Please (click here) for Conference registration and information.