Over a one-week period in January 2014, an extra 139 deaths were reported to the Coroner over and above the usual numbers of deaths that would be expected at this time of year.
After 25 years as Director of the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine, Professor Stephen Cordner has announced his retirement and his plans to focus on VIFM’s International Program.
Heath Davies from the DTBV receives a Janette Hall Scholarship for professional training and development.
The Institute wishes to congratulate Mr Heath Davies, a Tissue Bank Technician in the Donor Tissue Bank of Victoria (DTBV), who was awarded a Janette Hall Scholarship in June 2013. Heath is one of four recipients in Australia of this professional training and development scholarship which is administered by the Australian Organ and Tissue Authority. […]
The Prevention Research Unit at VIFM has created a thought provoking animated video on the topic of driving with dementia.