Anatomic Pathologist (U Florida)/Associate Medical Examiner, District 8

The Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level (either tenure or clinical track) to serve as an Anatomic Pathologist. The successful applicant will also serve as an Associate Medical Examiner for the District 8 Medical Examiner Office serving multiple counties in northcentral Florida and the Department of Corrections.

The successful applicant will also be a full member of the University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine, participating in the Anatomic Pathology Service at UF Health Shands Hospital, and contribute to medical student, resident and fellowship training in accredited programs in Pathology. The successful applicant will be appointed as an Associate Medical Examiner for the District 8 Medical Examiner Office. The state-of-the-art office is located approximately 3 miles from the UF Health Shands Hospital. Approximately 700 death investigations are performed per year.

Applicants must have an M.D. or D.O. degree, be board certified or eligible in Anatomic Pathology and Forensic Pathology, and possess or be eligible for a state of Florida Medical License. Applicants should have recent practice experience in Forensic Pathology.

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Manager, Medical Examiner Operations, Palm Beach County

Salary Range:$77,153 to $100,000 Annually

Department: Medical Examiner’s Office/Administration

Location: 3126 Gun Club Road, WPB

Hours: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M., Monday - Friday

Other: Must be able to lift 50 pounds.


Plans, organizes and directs the operations of the Medical Examiner’s Office. Supervises the Forensic Supervisor, Morgue Supervisor, and clerical staff. Recommends hiring, termination, and promotion of personnel; writes performance evaluations; handles employee complaints; prepares an annual budget and monitors expenditures. Acts as a public relations officer for Medical Examiner’s Office. Liaises with the medical community, funeral homes, law enforcement agencies, and the public. Conducts specialized investigations at the Medical Examiner’s request. Work is performed under the supervision of the Medical Examiner and is reviewed through reports, periodic staff conferences and direct observation.

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.

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Associate Medical Examiner, District 1

District 1 Medical Examiner is looking for an associate medical examiner. For more information, go HERE.

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Michael Bell, MD
Palm Beach County Medical Examiner Office
3126 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406