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Achieving NAME Accreditation in Cobb County, GA: Improving the Quality of Forensic Investigations

Award Information

Award #
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2018, $206,164)

The Cobb County Medical Examiner’s Office (CCMEO) will hire two (2) medicolegal death investigators who will acquire or advance their American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators (ABMDI) certification through award funding. By providing the CCMEO funding, the office will gain the investigative staff it needs to improve service to the county and move closer to obtaining NAME accreditation.


Date Created: September 21, 2018