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Montgomery Medical Examiner’s Office, State Medical Examiner, Alabama Department of Forensic Science

Medical Examiner

Tuscaloosa County Alabama, Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences
Jan 2007Present

Chief Medical Examiner

Webb County, Texas


Masters in Public Health

American Military University

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

University of North Texas Health Science Center

Bachelor of General Technology in Medical Technology

University of Mary Hardin Baylor


Medicine, Medical Care, Healthcare


A 2008 recipient of the Distinguished Team Member Award for Outstanding Service from the National Disaster Medical System of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Corinne Stern, DO, sits on the Fatality Management Interagency Steering Committee of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. A member of the National Association of Medical Examiners, the American Osteopathic Association, and the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Corinne Stern lectures at the Institute for Justice in Texas and serves as a Clinical Instructor at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Corrine Stern also serves as the Chief Medical Examiner of Webb County, Texas.Prior to accepting her current position, Corrine Stern worked as Medical Examiner for Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, and as Director of the Montgomery Regional Laboratory Medical Examiner’s Office for the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences. She also served as the Chief Medical Examiner in El Paso County, Texas, and provided contracted forensic-autopsy services throughout west Texas. In addition to her teaching and lecturing duties, Dr. Stern currently serves on the Webb County Child Fatality Review Team and on committees of the National Association of Medical Examiners and Laredo Community College.Dr. Corrine Stern has contributed to several articles in such publications as the American Journal of Clinical Pathology and El Paso Physician. She has also delivered numerous presentations on topics ranging from “Forensic Pathology and Lessons Learned in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina” and “9-11 and the Role of the Forensic Pathologist” to “Dying to be Thin,” which she presented to a meeting of the National Association of Medical Examiners. She earned her DO at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth and her Master of Public Health at American Military University in Charles Town, West Virginia. Dr. Stern also completed additional medical training in integrated and surgical pathology and forensic medicine, and she fulfilled a fellowship at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology.