An evening with forensic psychiatrist, Dr Kerri Eagle
31 May 2017 7.15pm
Dr Kerri Eagle is a Forensic Psychiatrist who has dual qualifications in medicine and law. Before becoming a psychiatrist, she practised as a lawyer in civil litigation for six years.
Currently, Dr Eagle is employed by Justice Health as a Staff Specialist and has clinical responsibility for patients at the high secure Forensic Hospital in Malabar. She is Chair of the Medical Staff Council for Justice Health. She prepares forensic psychiatric reports on behalf of various parties to assist the Court in determining criminal disposition or sentencing issues.
Dr Eagle has published articles on medico legal issues in peer reviewed medical and legal journals. She is also a conjoint lecturer at UNSW, lecturing in the Masters of Forensic Mental Health program.