NAME Medical Student Webinars

NAME offers live webinars on a variety of forensic pathology topics for medical students.  All medical students are invited. 


"Synthetic Opioids" by David Fintan Garavan, M.D., Ph.D., Forensic Pathologist and Forensic Toxicologist, District 10 Medical Examiner Office, Lakelands, Florida
Thursday, June 20, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST
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"COVID-19 at Autopsy" by Clare Helen Bryce, M.D., Deputy Chief Medical Examiner, Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner's Office, Reno, Nevada
Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST
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"Ancillary Studies in Forensic Pathology: A Primer on Postmortem Computed Tomography" by Lauren A. Edelman, M.D.
Deputy Chief Medical Examner, Travis County Medical Examiner's Office in Austin, Texas
Thursday, August 15, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST
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"Sudden Unexplained Death in Childhood" by Laura Gould, MSc, MA, PT
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology at NYU Langone Grossman School of Medicine, New York, New York
Thursday, September 26, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST
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"Forensic Photography:  From Scene to Autopsy" by Robert A. Kurtzman, D.O.
Forensic Pathologist, Retired Montana State Chief Medical Examiner, Owner Rocky Mountain Forensic Services in Clifton, Colorado
Thursday, October 17, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST
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"Fetal Death and the Placenta" by Daniel C. Butler, M.D.Assistant Professor, Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina
Thursday, November 21, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST
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"The Pathology of Firearms Injuries" by Andrew Baker, M.D., Chief Medical Examiner, Hennepin County Medical Examiner Office in Minnetonka, Minnesota
Thursday, December 19, 2024 at 4:00 PM EST
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Intro to FP and Death Certification

Forensic Pathology and Public Health:

Me, FP and Community:

Intro to Medicolegal Death Investigation

Cardiac Pathology:

Testimony/CSI Effect

The Pathology Residency:

Drug Related Deaths:

Fire Related Deaths:

Forensic Anthropology

Pediatric Pathology


Mass Fatality Events

Environmental Deaths

The Evolution of the Autopsy:

What Every Doctor Should Know About Pathology:

Postmortem Changes and Time of Death: 

Forensic Neuropathology:

Deaths Due to Neglect:

Deaths Due to Suicide:

Asphyxia Related Deaths:

Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road? Interesting Cases in Forensic Pathology:

The Medical Examiner and Public Health:

Sudden Deaths Due to Natural Disease:

Traumatic Brain Injury:

Deaths in Water:

How to Become a Forensic Pathologist:

Postmortem Genetic Testing

Forensic Pathology of Electrocution:

Prosecuting Multidrug Deaths:

Fatal Complications of Cosmetic Procedures: Forensic Approach to Their Investigation: