Description of impactSafeguarding children
Improving investigative practice in sudden child death cases and child homicide
Improving working together amongst senior professionals
Who is affectedPolice senior detectives, Consultant Paediatricians, Senior Emergency Medicine Registrars, nursing students, paramedic students, Crime Scene Investigators, forensic studies students.
NarrativeDoctors and police officers are required to work together to respond to the unexpected death of a child. This short course tackles evidence from Serious Case Reviews which indicates that a lack of understanding of respective agency roles can cause a breakdown in trust and communication, and lead to increased anxiety.
|Impact date||5 Mar 2019 → 20 Jul 2020|
|Category of impact||Practitioner Impacts|
|Impact level||Benefit (delivered impact)|
- child death
Police practice in cases of sudden and unexpected child death in England and Wales: an investigative deficit?
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Activity: Talk or presentation types › Oral presentation