Event Details

Cause of Death Certificate Workshop (Queensland)

12 Jul 2024 at 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Victoria Park, 309 Herston Road, Herston QLD 4006
Australasian College of Legal Medicine (ACLM)

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.

Participants will:

  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.



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