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BS in Chemistry from University of the Pacific. MD from UCLA. Internship at the UCLA University Hospital. Pathology residency at the Mayo Clinic. Board Certified in Anatomic, Clinical and Forensic Pathology. Performed over 8,000 medico legal autopsies. Has given seminars to homicide detectives, District Attorneys and defense attorneys.

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