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Synonyms for coroner

a public official who investigates by inquest any death not due to natural causes

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MinuteClinic's diabetes monitoring services provide the care diabetes patients need in between visits to a primary care provider," MinuteClinic chief medical examiner Nancy Gagliano said when the program was launched.
She died because she was overheated," said Dr Marcella Fierro, retired chief medical examiner for Virginia.
A CHIEF medical examiner will be summoned to take the stand next month in the case of a Pakistani worker accused of beating his roommate to death.
Meanwhile, agents Tony DiNozzo (Michael Weatherly), Ziva David (Cote de Pablo) and Timothy McGee (Sean Murray) return to the fray, ably supported by Chief Medical Examiner Donald 'Ducky' Mallard (David McCallum) and forensic specialist Abby Sciuto (Pauley Perrette) at headquarters.
of Alberta, Canada, took forensic science courses at the Alberta Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and trained with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
She also worked as a pathologist in Israel before moving to the United States where she practiced as a senior medical examiner for twenty-two years in the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) of New York.
Fossum Award, given in memory of the state's first chief medical examiner who died in 1994, honoring individuals who have made an outstanding commitment to collaborative multidisciplinary efforts to improve services to children affected by abuse and neglect in New Hampshire.
Bruce Levy, chief medical examiner for the state of Tennessee, announced the results but said he does not think the marijuana explains Kazemi's presumed decision to kill McNair and then herself.
The deputy secretary for Public Health Services oversees the DHMH AIDS, Community Health, Family Health, and Laboratories administrations, along with the department's Office of Preparedness and Response and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
An update at 6:45 PM read: "Ellen Borakove, a spokeswoman for the office of the city's chief medical examiner, Dr.
Dr Stephen Pustinik, chief medical examiner for Galveston County, testified that the shot which killed Mr Walton had been fired from a distance which ruled out suicide.
The city's chief medical examiner Charles Hirsch originally said his office could not link her death to the exposure "with certainty beyond a reasonable doubt", but reversed his decision on Wednesday.
Having negotiated access to a medical examiner's office, which is itself quite an accomplishment, he found that the chief medical examiner wanted to read every chapter of his book to ensure that he did not breach confidentiality.
As a former chief medical examiner of the District of Columbia, I would like to add a brief historical footnote to Hanzlick's comprehensive review of the relationship between medicolegal investigative agencies and the public health.
But to address the long-term problem, Chief Medical Examiner Lakshmanan Sathyavagiswaran said his office needs another $3 million to hire enough workers to staff a second shift.