• Marcus Nashelsky, MD, appointed as the Johnson County Chief Medical Examiner

    Marcus Nashelsky, MD

    Dr. Nashelsky was appointed Johnson County Chief Medical Examiner by the Johnson County Board of Supervisors to a two-year term effective January 2, 2014. He previously served as a Johnson County Deputy Medical Examiner and continues in his appointment as an Iowa Assistant State Medical Examiner. As County Medical Examiner, Dr. Nashelsky appoints Deputy Medical Examiners. The Deputy Medical Examiners include Dennis Firchau, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pathology.

    This appointment will enhance the existing productive collaboration between Johnson County and the Department of Pathology, University of Iowa Health Care.