Course Detail: NCFMDI - Medicolegal Death Investigation

Overview of Medicolegal Death Investigation is an on-demand two-module self-paced course designed to familiarize those taking this course with the nature, reasons, and procedures of the death investigation system in Alabama along with its strengths and limitations. The course is presented by Edward A. Reedy, PhD, MD, State Medical Director with the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences.

Course Level Learning Objectives:

  • Distinguish between roles and responsibilities of a Medical Examiner and Coroner
  • Distinguish between cause and manner of death
  • Execute an accurate and complete death certificate
  • Understand the steps of the autopsy process including differentiation between forensic and hospital autopsy, as well as full, partial, and external autopsy
  • Describe and contrast methods of human identification
For assistance registering for this course, please contact Registration Services at 205-348-3000.
Registration confirmation will be sent upon registration. If you have a myBama ID, this course will be added to your Blackboard account within 48 hours. If you do not have a myBama ID, credentials for the course will be sent separately, within 48 hours.

 Session Information: CSRG-2404-NCFMDI-01

Schedule: Every day, starting on 04/15/24 and ending on 04/28/24
Times: 08:00am-05:00pm CDT
Standard Registration : $0.00

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Cancellation Policy

A cancellation charge of 100.00% will be assessed on cancellations occurring within 7 days of the start of this session.