Ross E. Zumwalt, M.D.

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Professor

Email: RZumwalt@salud.unm.edu


Interests:

  • Forensic pathology
  • Accreditation of forensic pathology training programs

Education and Certification Information

Residency:
Forensic Pathology
Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences
Dallas, TX
1974-1976

Residency:
Anatomic Pathology
University of Texas Health Science Center
Dallas, TX
1973-1974

Residency:
Anatomic Pathology
Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
Cooperstown, NY
1972-1973

Intern
Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
Cooperstown, NY
1971-1972

Medical School
University of Illinois College of Medicine
1967-1971

B.A.
Wabash College
Crawfordsville, IN
Majors: Biology, Chemistry
1961-1964

Board Certifications:
Diplomate, American Board of Pathology (Anatomic Pathology and Forensic Pathology) 1976
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners 1972


Selected Publications:

  • Nolte KB, Mlady G, Zumwalt RE, Cushnyr MD, Paul ID, and Weist PW, Postmortem X-ray Computed Tomography (CY) and Forensic Autopsy: A Review of the Utility and Challenges and Future Implications. Academic Forensic Pathology, Vol 1 No. 1 pp 40-51, 2011.

  • Letsky, Seifert, Zumwalt RE: Cause of Death Conundrum With Methadone Use: A Case Report; American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology 32 (2) 193-6 June 2011.

  • Krinsky CS, Lathrop SL, Crossey M, Baker G, Zumwalt RE: A Toxicology Based Review of Fentanyl Related Deaths in New Mexico (1986-2007): American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology 32(4) 347-351, December 2011.

  • Styka AN, White DS, Zumwalt RE, Lathrop SL: Trends in Adult Suicides in New Mexico: Utilizing Data From the New Mexico Violent Death Reporting System, J Forensic Sci, 55 No 1, January 2010.

  • Committee on Identifying the Needs of the Forensic Science Community: Strengthening Forensic Science In The United States: A Path Forward, A Report of the National Research Council of the National Academies, The National Academies Press, Washington D. C., February, 2009.

  • Nolte KB, Lathrop SL, Nashelsky MB, Nine JS, Gallaher MM, Umland ET, McLemore JT, Reichard RR, Irvine RA, McFeeley PJ and Zumwalt RE, Med X: a medical examiner surveillance model for bioterrorism and infectious discase mortality, Human Pathology 38:718-725, 2007.

  • Nine JS, Zumwalt RE, Integrating the ACGME General Competencies into Forensic Pathology Training, American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology 26(4): 334-339, 2005.

  • Zumwalt RE, Training and Certification in Forensic Pathology, Medicolegal Death Investigation System: Workshop Summary, pp 13-14, The National Academies Press, Washington D.C. 2003.

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