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Samuel D. Hodge Jr. is an award-winning professor at Temple University where he teaches law, anatomy, and forensics. He is also a member of the Dispute Resolution Institute where he serves as a mediator and neutral arbitrator. He has authored more than 185 articles in medical or legal journals and has written ten books including co-authoring a text on the forensic autopsy that was published by the American Bar Association and multiple articles on the post-mortem examination. Professor Hodge also enjoys an AV preeminent rating and has been named a top lawyer in Pennsylvania on multiple occasions.

Lauren Williams is a third-year student at the Temple University Beasley School of Law. Before law school, she had a seventeen-year career in healthcare marketing and communications at three academic medical centers as well as a for-profit post-acute healthcare company.

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