Binghamton University Lifelong Enrichment and Advancement for Registered Nurses (BU-LEARN)

Medicolegal Death Investigation

Module Dates

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 – Friday, June 28, 2013

Module Details

This module provides an overview of forensic and medicolegal issues as they relate to the investigation of an individual's death. Content includes how deaths are investigated in the United States, postmortem changes, common injury patterns and findings, cause and manner of death, special types of death investigations, and working with families.

This module provides 45 hours of instruction.


Online (Distance Learning).

Module Fee

The cost for this Module is $1000.00

10% Discount for BU Alumni!! Fee: $900.00

Forensic Health Certificate Program Fee

10% Discount for BU Alumni!! Fee: $2520.00

** 10% Discounts also apply to members of the International Association of Forensic Nurses and the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators **

Required Text

DiMaio, V. & Dana, S. (2006). Handbook of Forensic Pathology, Second Edition. CRC Press.

How to Register

Please use our online registration form to register for Medicolegal Death Investigation


Binghamton University: Decker School of Nursing & Continuing Education & Outreach (OH-340, 3/1/2016) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

No Commercial Support was received for this educational activity.

Last Updated: 4/10/15