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ACOME Pathology Fellowship Expansion Project

Award Information

Award #
2020-DQ-BX-0037
Location
Congressional District
Status
Open
Funding First Awarded
2021
Total funding (to date)
$222,306

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2021, $111,153)

BJA’s Strengthening the Medical Examiner-Coroner System Program is designed to increase the supply of forensic pathologists and support the enhancement of medicolegal death investigation services nationwide. In FY 2020, the Strengthening the Medical Examiner-Coroner System Program funding is available under two Purpose Areas.

Purpose Area 1:
Recipients under Purpose Area 1: Forensic Pathology Fellowships, are from institutions with current Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)-accredited forensic pathology fellowship programs to recruit quality candidates who have completed all necessary medical education and pathology residency requirements. This program will strengthen the medical examiner/coroner system by increasing the number and quality of board-certified forensic pathologists.

CA/NCF

Date Created: October 22, 2020