This rotation will provide the future physician the following foundations:
a. Determination of the Cause of Death
b. Determination of the Manner of Death
c. Type of case referred to Medical Examiner/Coroner
d. Review of Gross Anatomy
Upon completion of the future physician will be able to:
a. Properly fill out a death certificate
b. Understand what cases must be referred to the Medical Examiner
Prerequisite: Senior medical student or permission of OME and instructor.
Modules: A - K. An "E" after the module in the Class Schedule indicates the Erie County Medical Center (Medical Examiner’s office) as the site.
Course Director: Tara J. Mahar, MD
Number of students: 4