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Cause of Death Certificate Workshop (Queensland)

About the Course:
This program increases doctors’ understanding of Cause of Death Certificates in Queensland. It examines the legislation surrounding reporting cause of death, a guided tour of the Cause of Death Certificate, and interactive workshops. Participants can increase their confidence in completing Cause of Death Certificates and improve their understanding of when and how to report to the Coroner as well as situations when a Cause of Death Certificate should not be written.

Learning Outcomes:
1. Produce an accurate cause of death certificate that follows a logical progression or sequence of disease processes.
2. Identify which deaths are to be reported to a coroner.
3. Demonstrate how to report a death to a coroner.
4. Determine when a cause of death certificate can be issued where natural causes is the probable cause of death.

Teaching Faculty:
Dr Adam Griffin - ACLM President & Course Facilitator
Jessica Lambert - Coronial Registrar, Coroners Court of Queensland
Dr Gary Hall - Senior Forensic Medicine, FACLM
Dr Katherine Robinson - Senior Forensic Medicine, FACLM

CPD Information:
Total 7.5 hours
(Educational Activity 2.5 hours + Reviewing Performance 5 hours)
Maintaining and developing professionalism & ethical practice.
This Activity (No. 407498) has been allocated 7.5 CPD hours in the RACGP 2023-25 CPD Program.

For more information, contact Australasian College of Legal Medicine at or 0431529506.


9:00am - 4:30pm,
Friday 12 July 2024


Australasian College of Legal Medicine

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