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Opioids and Death Investigation: A 'Perfect Storm' (Webinar)
October 03, 2017
Sponsoring
Organization(s):
National Institute of Justice (NIJ), U.S. Department of Justice
Forensic Technology Center of Excellence
City: 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET
Country: Satellite/Web Based
Event Site: Online
Audience/
Additional
Information:
This webinar will explore the intersection of the opioid epidemic with the work of America's medical examiners and coroners.

Learning Objectives:
- Describe the strains that the unprecedented number of opioid-related fatalities, superimposed on an already understaffed medicolegal death investigation system, has produced.

- List the typical and less common autopsy findings encountered in opioid-related fatalities.

- List the factors that coroners and medical examiners must consider when approaching, investigating, and certifying a potential opioid-related fatality.
Event URL: https://rticqpub1.connectsolutions.com/content/connect/c1/7/en/events/event/shared/1178106013/event_registration.html?sco-id=1214253798
Event
Contact:
Name: Register online
Phone: Phone not available



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