Dr. Judy Melinek

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Gender FEMALE
Industry Science
Occupation Forensic Pathologist
Location San Francisco, CA, United States
Introduction Dr. Melinek is a ABP board-certified forensic pathologist practicing forensic medicine in Alameda county and San Francisco, California and CEO of PathologyExpert Inc. Dr. Melinek trained as a forensic pathologist at the New York City Medical Examiner's Office from 2001-2003, which is the subject of her memoir, co-authored with T.J. Mitchell, "Working Stiff: Two Years, 262 Bodies, and the Making of a Medical Examiner." She has consulted and testified in criminal and civil cases in New York, Pennsylvania, Florida, Texas, Oregon and California. Dr. Melinek has been qualified as an expert witness in forensic pathology, neuropathology and wound interpretation. She has had subspecialty training in surgery and has published and consulted on cases of medical errors and therapeutic complications. She trains doctors on forensic pathology, proper death reporting and certification.
Interests forensic, pathology, death, investigation