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$10m Chinese funding for new forensic science centre

He recalled forensic pathologist Dr Valery Alexandrov left last year and created a vacancy. He said the ministry went to the United Nations Development Programme which has a recruitment programme and has requested three qualified pathologists.

Source: Trinidad and Tobago Newsday
Published: 16 Oct 2018

'Substantial' grant to fund renovations for WMed pathology department

The department includes 19 faculty members and is "regarded for its advanced science, research presence, scope of practice and a commitment to teaching and improving health through advanced forensic pathology," the release said. The department is also a ...

Source: MLive
Published: 09 Oct 2018

Zimbabwe: Zim Has Just Two Forensic Pathologists - Families Spend Weeks Waiting for Post Mortems

"If there is no history of any chronic disease of a dead person, we have to wait for the police and the involvement of police means that there is need for a forensic pathologist." Responding ...

Published: 08 Oct 2018

A JSU forensic scientist dissects horror movie deaths

And it just so happens we have Joseph Scott Morgan’s phone number. Morgan is a former death investigator who teaches forensic pathology at Jacksonville State University. If he looks familiar, that’s because you might have seen him providing commentary ...

Source: The Anniston Star
Published: 11 Oct 2018

Global Forensic medicines market is expected to record a CAGR of +10.65% by 2025

Forensic medicine was a section of the pathology department. Forensic science deals with the management of law, the development of justice, the application of scientific medical knowledge to the legal relationships of health workers, and forensic medicine ...

Source: WhaTech
Published: 04 Oct 2018

Judge orders deposition of coroner in 2017 slaying before he moves overseas

The authorization to depose Dr. Charles Glenn, coroner and forensic pathologist, about Snyder's death was made during the hearing of defendant Anthony N. Darcy, 82, who is charged in the case. Shawnee County District Court Judge David Debenham authorized ...

Source: WIBW
Published: 12 Oct 2018

What does a forensic pathologist do?

He's been involved in the investigation of many high profile deaths Here's everything you need to know about him... Dr Richard Shepherd is a forensic pathologist. He advised on the management of UK fatalities following 9/11, and was the forensic ...

Source: The Sun
Published: 24 Sep 2018

Forensic pathologist 1st to testify for defense in Van Dyke trial

CHICAGO — Jason Van Dyke's attorneys began mounting their defense Monday with testimony from a longtime forensic pathologist and jabs at Laquan McDonald's character. Dr. Shaku Teas said only one of the 16 shots fired at McDonald on Oct. 20, 2014, was ...

Source: WGN-TV
Published: 24 Sep 2018

Princess Diana: Forensic pathologist who examined princess's body reveals bizarre questions people asked him

As one of the world's most renowned forensic pathologists, Dr Richard Shepherd has examined more than 23,000 dead bodies. And one of these was Princess Diana's. Dr Shepherd, now 65, re-examined the princess's body for the official inquiry into her death in ...

Source: Irish Daily Mirror
Published: 07 Oct 2018

Famed forensic pathologist says Baker autopsy not enough proof

WACO - A nationally known forensic pathologist says the Kari Baker autopsy does not provide enough evidence to convict Matt Baker of murdering his wife. Dr. Cyril H. Wecht of Pennsylvania, told News Channel 25 the autopsy and toxicology findings do not ...

Source: KXXV News Channel 25
Published: 22 Sep 2018

Pathologist Shortage Hits Zimbabwe Hard

Zimbabwe has only two forensic pathologists in the public sector according to Health and Child Care Minister Obadiah Moyo - forcing families to wait for weeks before they can bury loved ones in ...

Published: 08 Oct 2018

Carrie Fisher's death to blame on heroin she took before final flight not heart attack, claims pathologist

Carrie Fisher 's death was to blame on heroin claims a pathologist who believes she didn't die of a ... a Coroner's report ruled that the manner of death was "undetermined". But now forensic expert Dr Michael Hunter claims she took heroin before boarding ...

Source: The Mirror
Published: 23 Sep 2018

Government needs to stop break-up of forensic pathology

“The Government needs to listen closely to the small group of highly trained clinical experts working in the country’s national forensic pathology service, who are warning of unintended consequences in years to come if the service is dismantled ...

Source: Scoop
Published: 21 Aug 2018

UK Forensic Pathologist is a Storyteller, Wearer of Many Hats

UK is the University for Kentucky. At UK, we are educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in our 150-year history. To read more about the UK story and how you can ...

Published: 01 Aug 2018

Toxicologist, forensic pathologist who examined Ryan Sugar's body testify at trial

An expert witness from the RCMP national forensics service in Ottawa and a forensic pathologist testified in the first-degree murder trial of Colinda Hotomanie and Gregory Wolfe on Friday. The pair is accused of killing 31-year-old Ryan Sugar. Sugar’s ...

Source: CTV News Regina
Published: 07 Sep 2018

County looks for forensic pathologist

WARREN — The Trumbull County Coroner’s Office is looking to hire a forensic pathologist to conduct autopsies and investigate suspicious deaths. The position pays between $180,000 and $200,000 per year, plus benefits. Resumes and cover letters should be ...

Source: Tribune Chronicle
Published: 28 Aug 2018

Forensic pathologist testifies in Widmer Day 8

LEBANON, OH (FOX19) - Jurors heard from a forensic pathologist Friday morning, Day 8 of testimony in Ryan Widmer's third trial. Dr. Charles Jeffrey Lee, chief pathologist for Licking County, Ohio took the stand as an expert witness for prosecutors.

Source: WXIX-TV
Published: 05 Sep 2018

Forensic pathologist takes stand at Angelina Co. murder trial

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – For six years two Angelina County families have waited for answers after 21-year-old Kimberly O'Quinn was found dead. O'Quinn's then-boyfriend Jarrard Holland is being tried for her murder a second time. "It's the hardest thing our ...

Source: KTRE
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Famed Forensic Pathologist Quits Over Macabre Goings-On

(Newser) – Two forensic pathologists—one famous, as far as forensic pathologists go—have amassed more than 100 pages of notes since May, and the details they contain are in some cases macabre. Susan Parson resigned her post with San Joaquin County ...

Source: Newser
Published: 07 Dec 2017

Robert Zipf Jr., MD, Recognized for Achievements in Forensic Pathology

Dr. Zipf is noted for his experience with medical software, medical forensics and laboratory management ROCKY MOUNT, N.C., Jan. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Robert Zipf, Jr., MD, is a distinguished biographee of Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 24 Jan 2018

Forensic pathologist testifies in police disciplinary case

BALTIMORE – A forensic pathologist testified Friday he doesn't believe a seatbelt would have prevented the fatal injury to a black man being transported in a Baltimore police van after his arrest. But a police department lawyer who says the van driver ...

Source: Fox News
Published: 03 Nov 2017

Forensic pathologist testifies about victim at homicide trial in Reading

The forensic pathologist who performed the autopsy on homicide victim Donavin Yenser told a jury Thursday that the 18-year-old's brain was "extremely swollen and profusely damaged" from the fatal beating at the Pagoda on Dec. 6, 2016. Dr. Neil A.

Source: Reading Eagle Company
Published: 02 Feb 2018

Forensic Pathologist: Man Killed By Police 'Was Shot In The Back'

A Forensic Pathologist has confirmed that a 22-year-old man shot and killed by police in the Fox Hill area five years ago died from a single gunshot in the back, despite officers maintaining he was shot in the abdomen. Dr Caryn Sands, taking the witness ...

Source: Tribune242
Published: 07 Jul 2018

Pietermaritzburg forensic pathology unit on strike, bodies pile up – DA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Thursday said as many as 30 bodies had been “piled up” at a mortuary in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, because staff at the Forensic Pathology Unit have downed tools again. DA KZN spokesperson on health, Imran Keeka ...

Source: The Citizen
Published: 14 Dec 2017

A broken system forces forensic pathologist to resign

In December, Dr. Bennet Omalu, the forensic pathologist who first described concussion-related brain damage in professional football players, resigned his position as forensic pathologist for San Joaquin County, California. Omalu published papers on ...

Source: The Durango Herald
Published: 09 Apr 2018

Forensic pathologist details Courtney Pieters' injuries

CAPE TOWN – The trial of self-confessed child killer Mortimer Saunders has been postponed to August. Saunders was arrested shortly after the body of three-year-old Courtney Pieters was found in Epping Industria in May last year. He has admitted to ...

Source: EWN Sport
Published: 22 Jun 2018

Forensic Pathologist, Medical Examiner Testify As Phylicia Barnes Trial Continue

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Eight years after Phylicia Barnes’ murder, experts can’t say exactly how she died. The attorneys defending her accused killer, Michael Johnson, are using unanswered questions to build their case. Johnson, the ex-boyfriend of Barnes ...

Source: CBS Baltimore
Published: 15 Mar 2018

San Joaquin County Forensic Pathologist Announces Resignation, Cites ‘Unbearable’ Work Environment Under Sheriff

STOCKTON -- A San Joaquin County forensic pathologist announced her resignation Monday, describing her experience working with Sheriff Steve Moore as "unbearable and professionally unsustainable." Dr. Susan Parson started with the county in October 2016.

Source: FOX40 News
Published: 29 Nov 2017