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Clots, DVTs, and PEs: How They Impact Donation

Includes a Live Web Event on 11/10/2023 at 2:00 PM (EST)

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During this presentation, we will review cases in which clots, DVTs, and PEs, were a concern, discovered during recovery, why they are important, and what can be done on shared donation and death investigation cases.

Kim A. Collins, MD, FCAP

Forensic Pathologist, Fulton County ME, Medical Director

Dr. Collins serves as a forensic pathologist with Newberry Pathology Associates and is a Medical Director for SharingHope SC, the Organ and Tissue Donation Services for South Carolina. After receiving her BS in microbiology, magna cum laude Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Georgia, Athens, Dr. Collins earned her MD from the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta. Following medical school, Dr. Collins completed an anatomic and clinical pathology residency at Wake Forest University/Bowman Gray School of Medicine. After residency, she completed a forensic fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina where she remained on faculty as a Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Director of Forensic and Autopsy Pathology, and Chief Medical Examiner. Dr. Collins is a Diplomat of the American Board of Pathology, board-certified in anatomic pathology, clinical pathology, and forensic pathology. She is a member of the College of American Pathologists and past Chair of the Autopsy Committee. She is past President of the South Carolina Society of Pathologists, and past Chair for the Pathology/Biology Section of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. She serves on the Board of Directors and is past-President for the National Association of Medical Examiners.


Clots, DVTs, PEs: How They Impact Donation
11/10/2023 at 2:00 PM (EST)  |  60 minutes
11/10/2023 at 2:00 PM (EST)  |  60 minutes
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