Forensic Pathology Fellowship Program

This is a one year fellowship with the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, commencing July 1 and ending on June 30.  The fellow will work with and be mentored by nine Board-certified forensic pathologists within the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.  We have a diverse curriculum schedule that includes lectures, conferences and hands-on instruction.  A rotation through the Department of Forensic Science is provided at the Central location.  Neuropathology services are provided by VCUHS and UVA neuropathologists. There is training and instruction with lawyers and court room experience.  District office staff participate in teaching fellows how to take reports of death and investigate scenes.   Further information and an application are available at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner web site.

Requirements:  Applicants must be eligible for AP, AP/CP or AP and subspecialty board certification.  You must be able to obtain an unrestricted medical license and driver license for the Commonwealth of Virginia. 

Program Director: Jennifer Bowers, MD