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McDonald Named to Statewide Child Abuse Advisory Board

July 11, 2023

Dr. McDonald will offer guidance and consultation to prosecutors, investigators, and social service agencies, aiding in the determination of child abuse cases.

Forensic Medicine Students Unearth Lessons Outside the Classroom

April 25, 2023

Grad students secured mock crime scenes, collected evidence and identified victims during an outdoor hands-on learning exercise.

What Is an Autopsy? A Forensic Pathologist Explains

March 16, 2023

Learn about autopsies, why they are performed, who performs an autopsy, what is in an autopsy report and more.

Chokeholds: Could MMA Fighting Techniques Be Used in Crimes?

January 10, 2023

With martial arts gaining in popularity, a PCOM forensics expert encourages investigators to be aware of the symptoms of strangulation due to chokeholds.

How to Become a Medical Examiner

September 29, 2022

What is a medical examiner? Learn what they do, how to become a medical examiner and how PCOM can help prepare you for a career in this field.

What You Can Do With a Degree in Forensic Medicine

August 8, 2022

Learn how a master's or dual medical degree in forensic medicine from PCOM can prepare you for a variety of forensic careers.