Janis Amatuzio, M.D. trained at the University of Minnesota, the Hennepin County Medical Center, and the Medical Examiner's Office in Minneapolis, Minnesota before founding Midwest Forensic Pathology P.A. Board certified in anatomic, forensic, and clinical pathology, she is a recognized authority in forensic medicine and has developed many courses in topics such as death investigation, forensic nursing, and forensic medicine in mortuary science.
Dr. Amatuzio serves as Coroner and a regional resource for multiple counties in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Often called the compassionate coroner, she is an exemplar for the compassionate practice of forensic medicine. As someone whose life's work has been speaking for the deceased, she has now also provided a voice for family and friends by allowing their stories to be heard in her book, Forever Ours.
Art spoke with the 'compassionate coroner,' Dr. Janis Amatuzio, who discussed her work as a forensic pathologist and death scene investigator, as well as shared stories that have convinced her that "something goes on" after we die.
Forensic pathologist, Dr. Janis Amatuzio, who is known as the "compassionate coroner," shared real life stories of synchronicities, visions and experiences she has heard from patients and loved ones of the deceased. These tales have left her with the belief that death is not the end, but takes us into another level of life.
â€œA death investigation is really a life investigation,â€ said Dr. Janis Amatuzio who was the guest this past Sunday night. Known as the â€œcompassionate coroner,â€ she is a forensic pathologist who has specialized in understanding the dead and sensitively dealing with families who have suffered a loss. As she related a number of her poignant encounters, George said... More »
Dr. Janis Amatuzio explores the mysterious realm of visions, experiences,and communications experienced by families at the threshold of the deaths oftheir loved ones. Dr. Amatuzio, often called "the compassionate coroner",is an exemplar for the compassionate practice of forensic medicine. Assomeone whose life 's work has been speaking for the deceased, she has nowalso provided a... More »