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Medicolegal Death Investigation Intermediate Training Course

ELIGIBILITY:

Participants must have completed our 3-day basic course as this course builds on previously learned knowledge. This program provides intermediate training for Medicolegal Death Investigators, Coroners, Medical Examiners, Law Enforcement, Firefighters, Paramedics/EMT, Physicians, Nurses, Attorneys, Forensic Scientists, Funeral Directors, and Embalmers. If you have any questions about whether you qualify, please contact Joseph Stopak before registering. Limited to 24 students.

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This unique 4-day course (1.5 days lecture,2.5 days activities) covers specific scene types and advanced forensic investigations techniques not covered in the basic course. Attendees will apply combined knowledge gained through the basic and intermediate courses while participating in new mock scene and other hands-on activities.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE*:

Monday
(Lectures)
Forensic Jeopardy (Review of Basic Course)
Staged Scenes
Elder Abuse and Neglect
Asphyxia
Case Review (Start to Finish)

Tuesday
(Lectures)
Planes, Trains and Automobiles
Photography
(Hands-On Activities)
Photography
Trace Evidence

Wednesday
Human Remains Detection Dog
Shallow Grave Dig

Thursday
Phone Calls and Advanced Scene Investigations

*Schedule subject to change

REGISTRATION:

Register Online for September 21-24, 2020
Register Online for November 2-5, 2020

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION CREDITS:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint provider ship of Case Western University School of Medicine and the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office. Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 28 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The ABMDI accepts continuing education that is approved by the AMA, ANA, ABA, POST, and post-secondary institutions recognized by national educational accrediting agencies.

CLE credits are available and pre-approved by the Ohio Supreme Court and sponsored by Cleveland-Marshall College of Law.

FEE:

The fee for this four- day course is $400. Fee includes refreshments, lunches, course materials, and Continuing Education Credits.

PAYING BY PURCHASE ORDER:

If you need to pay by purchase order, please contact Christopher Harris for details. Purchase order registrants must be manually registered for the course by CCMEO.

REFUND POLICY:

All requests for refunds must be made in writing and received three weeks before the course. The registration fee minus a $50 processing fee will be refunded after the course.

LOCATION:

The program is held at the

Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office
11001 Cedar Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
*FREE parking on-site

LODGING:

No group rate is available; however, two nearby hotels provide shuttle service. Ask for the Government Employee Rate.

  1. Courtyard ® by Marriott ® Cleveland University Circle (216.791.5678) http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/clece-courtyard-cleveland-university-circle/
  2. The Tudor Arms Hotel Cleveland – a DoubleTree by Hilton (216.455.1260) http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/hotels/ohio/the-tudor-arms-hotel-cleveland-a-doubletree-by-hilton-CLEUCDT/index.html
  3. InterContinental Cleveland (877.707.8999) https://bit.ly/2GyhL5A
  4. Holiday Inn Cleveland Clinic (877.707.8999) https://bit.ly/2yjsCf5