Build Skills and Grow Your Knowledge

The MLDI ICOP offers many educational opportunities to physicians and non-physicians with a variety of topics related to various components involved in death investigation. Through these training modules members can grow in knowledge and build the skills necessary to improve medicolegal death investigation systems in their countries or jurisdiction.

How Training Works:

  • Take courses on your own time
  • Complete a knowledge check quiz
  • Earn continuing medical education credits, where applicable

Earn CME Credits at Monthly Virtual Rounds

These monthly meetings incorporate presentations, discussions, and small group interactions to enhance learning and enable critical thinking in members.

All can attend the monthly morning meetings. Physicians will earn CME credits. For those not a physician, we will provide a certificate of attendance for your participation.

Join us the last Monday of every month

Upcoming sessions: February 27th, March 27th, April 24th, May 22nd, June 19th, July 24th........


Howard University College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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February 28th, 6:00 - 7:30 am EST


Take Self-Guided Trainings

Incidental Tuberculosis in Sudden, Unexpected, and Violent Deaths

Description: A review of a descriptive forensic post-mortem examination study on Incidental Tuberculosis in the community of Lusaka, Zambia

Estimated Time to Complete: 60 Minutes

Cardiovascular Pathology in the Forensic Setting

Learn simple practice changes that can improve postmortem cardiac diagnostics and recognize diagnostic criteria for common cardiac conditions in the ME population.

Kamilah Fernandez MD.

Pathology Resident

From The Community of Practice

As a Pathology resident and a future Forensic Pathologist, the MLDI ICoP is a place where immense knowledge and experiences are shared, and it has provided me with a great foundation to build upon as I prepare to enter my forensic pathology fellowship in the near future

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Resources and Best Practices

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