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What training is needed to be a medical examiner?
You need to have a doctorate in Pathology, and often need to be
a doctor as well. You can not find the cause of death if you don't
understand the human body. Look into your local university's School
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What qualifications are needed to be a medical examiner?
What is a medical examiner?
Medical Examiner A medical examiner is someone who performs autopsies to determine an individual's cause of death. The difference between a medical examiner and a coroner is that medical examiners do more detailed work on bodies as coroners do not. To check out what a medical examiner does check your local listings for DR. G, Medical Examiner, on the Disovery Health Channel. A medical examiner is a doctor with specialized training in forensics while a coroner is usually an elected position and does not require a medical background of any sorts. Coroners will outsource much of the forensic work and are more administrator than anything else.
What sort of training is required in order for a person to work as a medical examiner?
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What university should i go to if i want to be a medical examiner?
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What do you do if you disagree with the findings a medical examiner?
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What are the opportunities for advancement for a medical examiner?
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How many years does it take to become a medical examiner?
What subjects are important for being a coroner?
Each jurisdiction has their own standards for the qualifications of a coroner. A coroner is not necessarily a medical examiner, a profession that in most cases, requires a medical doctor. Most larger jurisdictions require their coroner to be a medical examiner. You must contact your local coroner's office to find out what training is required.