The District 15 Medical Examiner’s Office in Palm Beach County is seeking applicants for the position of Associate Medical Examiner.

Associate Medical Examiners are responsible for conducting postmortem examinations, interpreting testing results, determining cause and manner of death, and testifying in court. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Qualifications: Applicants must hold a valid Florida medical license. Applicants must hold an MD or DO from an accredited medical school, must have completed an Anatomic Pathology (AP, AP/CP, AP/NP) residency, and must have completed a Forensic Pathology fellowship. Applicants have three (3) years from date of hire for successful completion of pathology board exams.

Workload: When fully staffed, each forensic pathologists will annually conduct an average of 166 autopsies, 58 external examinations, and 77 records-only reports.

Salary and benefits: $245,000 annually with full county benefits and Florida Retirement System.

Office: Our office boasts a lively, friendly atmosphere. The successful applicant will join a team of 7 other forensic pathologists, 8 forensic investigators, 8 morgue technicians, and 6 administrative staff. Our office has a Lodox, ancillary testing capabilities, and quick turnaround times for toxicology. Our new building is scheduled for completion in 2026. Work-from-home opportunities are available!


Catherine R Miller
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3126 Gun Club Rd
West Palm Beach, FL 33406