Podcast Highlights Census of Medical Examiners and Coroners

September 3, 2019
The Just Science podcast from the Forensic Technology Center of Excellence recently interviewed Dr. Hope Smiley-McDonald and Connor Brooks about the Bureau of Justice Statistics' Census of Medical Examiners and Coroners.

The census, which was last conducted in 2004, seeks to provide a critical resource for budget-makers and policy-changers. The 2018 Census aims to reveal how staffing, budget, and caseloads have changed since 2004.

You can find links to the podcast here.

Learn more about the 2018 Census of Medical Examiner and Coroner Offices here.

 
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