History of the coroner system and the medical examiner system
4-5 paragraphs apa format
- Research the history of the coroner system and the medical examiner system.
- When and where were the systems introduced to the United States?
- What is a brief history of each?
- Provide a URL for any Web site(s) you used in researching the coroner system and medical examiner system.
- Then, compare and contrast the coroner system versus the medical examiner system–consider specialization and expertise, licensing, and employment status.
- Choose a jurisdiction (state, county, or city) in the United States. What are the qualifications to become a coroner and chief medical examiner in the jurisdiction of your choosing? Provide a URL for any Web site(s) you used in researching the qualifications.
- Which position (corner or medical examiner) seems more interesting to you, and why?
- In commenting to other students, consider how the jurisdiction you chose compares to theirs.