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    Public Service Professionals Seminar


    The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office conducts a one-day seminar offering local media personnel, funeral industry professionals, and other specialized groups an opportunity to get the inside scoop on the daily operations of the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office and familiarize them with the Public Information Officers.  Typically, the presentation covers the following topics:

    • What happens when a death is reported to our office (Forensic Death Investigations)
    • The Autopsy: Determining the Cause and Manner of Death
    • Types of testing and time frames for completion
    • What to expect after testing is completed
    • Records and requests for records under the Freedom of Information (Open Records) Act
    • Tour of the Forensic Science Laboratories

    Please contact Carol Lawson, via telephone or the email link below, for the next date and time of this seminar.