Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine

As an institution focused on forensic medicine and related sciences, we serve the  community and the courts. Our statutory responsibilities are to provide independent, expert forensic medical and scientific services to the justice system, tissue for transplantation, to teach and to undertake research.

The VIFM provides the justice system with evidence to underpin safe convictions and appropriate acquittals. Our doctors help investigate deaths reported to the Coroner, examine alleged offenders and assess, treat and support victims of crime.

Applications are now being sought from medical graduates interested in Clinical Forensic Medicine Registrar positions in 2023. These positions are accredited with the RACGP, ACEM, Faculty of Clinical Forensic Medicine RCPA and the Sexual Health Chapter of the RACP; and offer a fantastic opportunity for trainees to try something unique and rewarding. The Forensic Medicine Registrar placement offers a great work-life balance and a friendly, non-hospital-based experience. On this placement you can expect to acquire practical, sought-after skills that you will utilise throughout your career. We offer excellent, well-supported training and practical experience in: * Injury documentation and interpretation * Clinical photography * Sexual assault examinations * Forensic evidence collection * Medico-legal reports * Ethical issues * Exposure to court evidence * Working with police   Minimum eligibility criteria: * Medical qualification *...
Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine Southbank VIC, Australia Full time