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Marianna Sandomirsky, M.D.


 Marianna Sandomirsky, M.D.

CURRICULUM VITAE

BOARD CERTIFICATION
  • American Board of Pathology
    • Forensic Pathology (S-10-262)
    • Anatomic and Clinical Pathology (09-359)
  • USMLE Step I, II, III passed on 1st attempt
STATE MEDICAL LICENSURES

Louisiana, Missouri, Kansas

EMPLOYMENT

January 2011 to present
Horizon Forensics, L.L.C.
President & Founder, Columbia, MO

August 2011 to present
Forensic Pathologist
Jefferson Parish Coroner's Office
Harvey, LA

July 2010 to August 2011
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology & Anatomical Sciences
Medical Examiner
Boone, Greene and Calloway Counties, MO

RESEARCH & PRESENTATIONS

 

      Scene reenactment and pediatric homicide. Differences

in Scene Reenactment of Pediatric Death: Homicide versus Others. Oral presentation, American Academy of Forensic Science, 2010 National meeting

Suicide and economy. Effect Of Economic Hardship On Suicide Rates In A Major Metropolitan Area. Oral Presentation.  National Association of Medical Examiners, 2010 Annual Meeting

Sandomirsky M, Crifasi JA, Long C, Mitchell, EK.  Case report of fatal complication in prostatic cryotherapy: first reported death due to argon gas emboli.  National Association of Medical Examiners, 2009 National meeting

Sandomirsky M, Oliver D, Turner J.  Gunshot wounds in police shootings versus civilian homicides: analysis of entrance, trajectory, and numbers.  American Academy of Forensic Science, 2008 National meeting

PUBLICATIONS

Graham MA and
 Sandomirsky M.
Asphyxia.
www.emedicine.com chapter. Manuscript submitted.


Sandomirsky M and Graham MA.  Identification of Human Remains.
www.emedicine.com chapter. Work in progress


Sandomirsky M and Turner JW. Angioedema Of The
Tongue: Rare Cause Of Asphyxia In A Homicide.
ASCP CheckSample Program
FP 11-1 (FP-362)

Rastogi P, Sandomirsky M. Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia / cardiomyopathy: a cause of sudden death.  ASCP CheckSample Program FP 11-5 (FP-366)

Sandomirsky M, Crifasi JA, Long C, Mitchell, EK.  Case report of fatal complication in prostatic cryotherapy: first reported death due to argon gas emboli.  Manuscript accepted by American Journal of Forensic medicine and
Pathology, January 12, 2010


CONTACT INFORMATION

Horizon Forensics, L.L.C.
Phone: (504) 402-3792
horizonforensics@gmail.com

TRAINING

July 2009 to June 2010
Fellow in Forensic Pathology
City of Saint Louis Medical Examiner
St. Louis, MO

July 2005 to June 2009
Resident in Anatomic & Clinical Pathology (AP/CP)
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

EDUCATION

August 2001 to June 2005
American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
Degree: Doctor of Medicine
Honors: Dean's List 3/5 semesters

August 1996 to December 1999
Washington University
Degree: Bachelor of Arts, Psychology. Minor in Business

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

National Association of Medical Examiners (NAME)
College of American Pathologists (CAP)
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP)
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
American Medical Student Association (AMSA)
Missouri State Medical Association (MSMA)

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Academic Forensic Pathology Journal, official journal of NAME,  Editorial Board 

      NAME Ad Hoc Committee on Government Affairs, 2011

      NAME Ad Hoc Committee on Bioterrorism and Infectious Disease, 2010

      NAME Education, Program and Publications Committee, 2010, 2011

      CAP Forensic Pathology Resource Committee, Junior member elect, 2010

      CAP Spokesperson Training, 2010

      Achieving Competence Today course, University of Missouri Health Care, 2010-2011 faculty advisor

      CAP Team Lab Inspector Training Course, 2006


AWARDS

2008 ASCP Subspecialty Grant Recipient
Best Annual Autopsy Photograph 2006, 2009
     Saint Louis University Department of
     Pathology, St. Louis, MO

Best Surgical Pathology Photograph 2008, 2009
     Saint Louis University Department of
     Pathology, St. Louis, MO

Kansas City Symphony Scholarship. 
Washington University Brown Scholarship.

SKILLS & INTERESTS

Bilingual:  fluent in Russian
Volunteering, creative wire and clay sculpturing, competitive tennis, cycling, travel