Faculty 2017-03-15T08:55:48+00:00


Lakshmanan Sathyavagiswaran

Professor of Clinical Pathology and Medicine

GNH 1937 Hospital Place
Off Campus
Los Angeles



Fat transfer and fatal macroembolization. J Forensic Sci. 2015 Mar; 60(2):509-10. View in: PubMed

Evolution of the psychological autopsy: fifty years of experience at the Los Angeles County Chief Medical Examiner-Coroner's Office. J Forensic Sci. 2013 Jul; 58(4):924-6. View in: PubMed

Sexual assault documentation program. Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2012 Mar; 33(1):22-5. View in: PubMed

Familicide-suicide: a cluster of 3 cases in Los Angeles County. Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2011 Dec; 32(4):327-30. View in: PubMed

Fatalities of the 2008 Los Angeles train crash: autopsy findings. Am J Disaster Med. 2011 Mar-Apr; 6(2):127-31. View in: PubMed

Blunt thoracic aortic injuries: an autopsy study. J Trauma. 2011 Jan; 70(1):197-202. View in: PubMed

The choking game: a cause of unintentional strangulation. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2010 Mar; 26(3):206-8. View in: PubMed

Subaortic pseudoaneurysm of the left ventricle complicating staphylococcal endocarditis. J Forensic Sci. 2009 Jul; 54(4):930-2. View in: PubMed

Pacemaker/defibrillator evaluation at Los Angeles County Department of Coroner*. J Forensic Sci. 2008 Sep; 53(5):1160-5. View in: PubMed

Selecting forensic pathology as a career: a survey of the past with an eye on the future. Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2008 Jun; 29(2):114-22. View in: PubMed

Investigation of homicides interred in concrete--the Los Angeles experience. J Forensic Sci. 2008 Jan; 53(1):203-7. View in: PubMed

Restraint asphyxia in in-custody deaths Medical examiner's role in prevention of deaths. Leg Med (Tokyo). 2007 Mar; 9(2):88-93. View in: PubMed

Quality improvement of patient care - forensic pathologists' perspective. Leg Med (Tokyo). 2007 Mar; 9(2):71-5. View in: PubMed

The role of the forensic pathologist in quality assurance and safety of patient care. Med Law. 2005 Sep; 24(3):535-47. View in: PubMed

Voluntary Faculty

Michael Orlinsky
(Per Diem Emergency Medicine Physician-Rest / Adjunct Clinical Professor of EM)

Chris Celentano
(Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor)

Thomas Mailhot
(Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor)

Joanne Williams
(Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor)