Autopsy Pathology

Mission

  • To promote the role of medical autopsy as a tool for quality assurance and patient safety in health care, to ensure the quality of cause of death statistics, to ¬†improve medical teaching and knowledge , and to guide clinicians in their support of the bereaved.
  • To raise awareness among the medical society, the authorities and the public about the role of the autopsy in evidence based medicine.
  • To improve the standing of autopsy pathology by focusing on quality, education and specialization, and through ¬†broad collaborations with other WGs, associations and societies in all fields of medicine

Objectives

  • To be a tool for communication between members
  • To organize and participate in scientific meetings and educational program
  • To endorse and support scientific initiatives and research programs

Founding Members
Ass. Professor G. Cecilie Alfsen MD PhD
Doctor Carlos Marques Pontinha MD

Reports and Documents

Chair

Dr. Myriam Haab

Co-Chair

Dr. Carlos Miguel Marques Pontinha

Past Chair

Prof. Cecilie ALFSEN