People

Research and Clinical Interests

Sudden death due to naturalcauses, craniocerebral trauma, and epidemiology of violent deaths.

Selected Publications

Gill JR, Goldfeder LB, Hirsch CS. Use of Therapeutic Complication as a Manner of Death. J of Forensic Science. 2006;51:1127-33.

Rosh A, Sampson BA, Hirsch CS. Schizophrenia as a Cause of Death. J of Forensic Science. 2003;48:164-7.

Ely SF, Hirsch CS. Asphyxial Deaths and Petechiae: A Review. J of Forensic Science. 2000;45:1274–7.

Tardiff K, Marzuk PM, Hirsch CS, et al. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Among Trauma Patients in NYC. Ann Emerg Med. 1998;32:151–4.

Marzuk PM, Tardiff K, Leon AC, Hirsch CS, et al. Ambient Temperature and Mortality from Unintentional Cocaine Overdose. JAMA. 1988;279:1795-1800.

Selected Books

Hirsch CS, Armbrustmacher V. Trauma of the Nervous System. In: Spitz WU, editor. Spitz and Fisher’s Medicolegal Investigation of Death. 4th. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas; 2006. pp. 994–1077.

Hirsch CS, Adams VI, Sampson BA. Spitz WU, editor. Spitz and Fisher’s Medicolegal Investigation of Death. 4th. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas; 2006. pp. 301–42.

Hirsch CS, Adams VI, Flomenbaum MA. Trauma and Disease. In: Spitz WU, editor. Spitz and Fisher’s Medicolegal Investigation of Death. 4th. pringfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas; 2006. pp. 436–59.

Hirsch CS, Zumwalt RE. Forensic Pathology. In: Damjanov I, Linder J, editors. Anderson’s Pathology. 10th. St. Louis: CV Mosby Co; 1996. pp. 80–109.

Organizational Associations

National Association of Medical Examiners; American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Selected Awards

Board of Trustees, New York Academy of Medicine (1991-1999)
Recipient of the Maude Abbott Award and delivery of the Maude Abbott Lecture, United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology, 1997
Recipient of the Distinguished Service Award, Association of Pathology Chairs, 2003
Recipient of the Building Bridges Award, Voices of September 11th, 2004
Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters, State University of New York, 2004

Hospital Affiliations

Tisch Hospital