Unit of Forensic Medicine

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Courses offered by the UMF :

  • Courses in Forensic Medicine are also proposed as part of the postgraduate teaching given to emergency doctors, ambulance men and women and magistrates of the "Ecole romande de la magistrature pénale".
  • Continuing education in legal medicine is provided to emergency doctors, ambulance men and women, magistrates of the "Ecole romande de la magistrature pénale", judges, custodial officers and prison staff and the clergy.

The main areas of research of the UMF :

  • Sudden cardiac death
  • Forensic imagery
  • Post mortem clinical chemistry
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Neck injuries
  • Elder abuse
  • Homicides and suicides

Weblink to the English training site "Forensic medicine for medical students"

Some of the articles published by the UMF :