Lauren E. Dvorscak, M.D.

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Assistant Professor

Email: ldvorsca@salud.unm.edu


Interests:

  • Death scene investigation and clandestine burial recovery
  • Sudden, unexpected infant death

Education and Certification Information

Fellowship:
Forensic Pathology
Office of the Medical Investigator, State of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
2015-2016

Residency:
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
Albuquerque, NM
2011-2015

Medical School:
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN
2011

Board Certifications:
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
American Board of Pathology
2015


Selected Publications:

  • Pindyck T, Dvorscak L, Allen S, Hart B, Palestine M, Gallant J, and SantaCruz, K. Fatal Granulomatous Amebic Encephalitis due to Balamuthia mandrillaris in New Mexico: A case report. Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 2014 July; 1(2):1-3.

  • Dvorscak L and Czuchlewski, D. Successful triage of suspected Hantavirus infections: a decade of experience in an endemic region. Am J Clin Path. 2014 Aug; 142:196-201.

  • Hattab EM, Dvorscak LE, Boaz JC, Douglas AC, Ulbright TM. Parasagittal Cranial Fasciitis Following Infratemporal Fossa Rhabdomyosarcoma. Neuropathology. 2014 Jun; 34(3):291-4.

  • Dvorscak L, Pritchard A, and Koenig S. Association of HLA class I single antigen bead assay with T cell flow crossmatch reactivity: the effect of antibodies against split antigen products and allelic variants. Human Immunology. Vol 73, Supplement, ASHI 2012 Puerto Rico Abstracts Issue. P 60.

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