Biography

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Date Prepared: 4/13/2016
Name: Candace H. Schoppe, MD
Office Address: 2355 N Stemmons Freeway,
Dallas, TX 75207
Work Phone: 214-920-5941
Work E-Mail: Candace.schoppe@dallascounty.org
Work Fax: 214-920-5811
Place of Birth Fort Sumner, New Mexico

Education

Year Degree
(Honors)
Field of Study
(Thesis advisor for PhDs)
Institution
2003-2007 MD Allopathic medicine University of Texas - Houston
1998-2002 BA English, Biology Austin College

Postdoctoral Training

  Titles Specialty/Discipline
(Lab PI for postdoc research)
Institution
2012-2013 Fellowship Forensic Neuropathology and Cardiovascular Pathology New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner
2011-2012 Fellowship Forensic Pathology New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner
2007-2011 Residency Anatomic & Clinical Pathology Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

Faculty Academic Appointments

  Academic Title Department Academic Institution
2013-Present Assistant Professor Pathology University of Texas – Southwestern
2011-2013 Clinical Instructor Forensic Medicine New York University School of Medicine

Current Licensure and Certification

Licensure

Texas (current), New York (inactive), North Carolina (inactive)

Board and Other Certification

American Board of Pathology:

  • Forensic Pathology
  • Anatomic Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology
Other Professional Positions

None

  Position Title Institution
2014-Present Liaison to Trauma Program The Trauma Center at Parkland Hospital, Dallas, Texas
2008-2011 County Medical Examiner Forsyth County, North Carolina
1999-2003 Laboratory Technician/ Forensic Examiner Forensic Consultant Services, Fort Worth, Texas

Committee Service

(Member, unless noted otherwise)

Year(s) Name of Committee Institution/ Organization
State/Regional
2013-Present Dallas County Child Death Review Committee Injury Prevention Center of Greater Dallas

Editorial Activities

Year(s) Journal Name
Ad Hoc Reviewer
2015-Present American Society of Clinical Pathology Case Reports

Invited Lectures

  Title Location
National
January 2016 Forensic Pathology of Child Abuse: What the Clinicians Need to Know. 2016 San Diego International Conference On Child And Family Maltreatment, San Diego, CA
January 2016 Child Homicide Investigation: Autopsy of the Child Fatality Victim. 2016 San Diego International Conference On Child And Family Maltreatment, Pre-Conference Training Workshops, San Diego, CA
August 2015 Investigation of Sudden, Unexpected Infant Deaths 27th Annual Crimes Against Children Conference, Dallas, Texas
January 2015 Child Death Investigation: Autopsy of the Child Fatality Victim National Criminal Justice Training Center/ Fox Valley College, Appleton, WI
Regional/ Local
June 2016 Child Homicide Investigation Boyton Beach Police Department, Boyton Beach, FL
April 2015 Bullets and Bodies: The Forensic Pathology of Gunshot Wounds 15th Annual Gus Eckhardt Trauma Symposium, San Angelo, TX
March 2011 Asphyxial Deaths The Annual Western North Carolina Death Investigation Seminar, Winston Salem, NC

Proceedings of Meetings

1. Lantz P, Schoppe C. Smartphone Postmortem Indirect Ophthalmoscopy Workshop. 66th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Las Vegas, NV, February 2016.
2. Lantz P, Schoppe C. Postmortem Indirect Ophthalmoscopy Workshop. 66th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Seattle, WA, February 2014.
3. Lantz P, McCarthy L, Tatum C, Schoppe C, Lenfest S. Postmortem Indirect Ophthalmoscopy Workshop. 64th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Atlanta, GA, February 2012.
4. Schoppe C*, Lantz P, Jason D, Stanton C. Are Peripapillary Intrascleral Hemorrhages Pathognomonic for Abusive Head Trauma? Abstract.  Presented at the 63nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Chicago, IL, February 2011.
5. Lenfest S*, Schoppe C, Jason D, Lantz P.  Sudden  Unexpected  Infant  Death:  Peripheral  Retinal  Hemorrhages  Associated  with  Accidental  Positional Asphyxiation (Wedging) Abstract. *Presented at the 63nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Chicago, IL February 201l.
6. Wagner JS*, Chin R, Urbanic J, Oaks T, Schoppe CH, Sandifer V, Peacock JE, Cappellari J, Sollenberger MH, Clark H. Interventional Radiology Provides Image-Guided Ablation as a Novel Therapy for Ectopic Adrenocorticotropin Hormone Syndrome. Presented at the World Convention of Interventional Oncology, Philadelphia, PA, June, 2010.
7. Schoppe, CH, Stanton C, Lantz PE. Association of Retinal Hemorrhages with Fatal Head Injuries in Infant Monkeys.  Presented at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Seattle, WA, February 2010.
8. Session Moderator:
2015 Meeting of the National Association of Medical Examiners.
American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Pathology/Biology Section, 66th and 63rd Annual Meetings.

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Smartphone Image Acquisition During Postmortem Monocular Indirect Ophthalmoscopy.
Lantz PE, Schoppe CH, Thibault KL, Porter WT J. Forensic Sci. 2015 Aug
Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Marjolin's Ulcer) Arising in a Sacral Decubitus Ulcer Resulting in Humoral Hypercalcemia of Malignancy.
O'Malley JT, Schoppe C, Husain S, Grossman ME Case Rep Med 2014 2014 715809
Are peripapillary intrascleral hemorrhages pathognomonic for abusive head trauma?
Schoppe CH, Lantz PE J. Forensic Sci. 2013 Jan 58 1 228-31
Obesity and non-atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease
Schoppe CH, Maloney, KF AFPj. 2013 Mar 3(1) 8-12
Calcified intracranial masses: an unexpected diagnosis in western radiology.
Watts JM, Singh J, Schoppe CH, Johnson AJ Clin Neuroradiol 2012 Sep 22 3 253-6
Metallosis and Metal-Induced Synovitis Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: Review of Radiographic and CT Findings.
Romesburg JW, Wasserman PL, Schoppe CH J Radiol Case Rep 2010 4 9 7-17
Musings on matters medical-legal: a missive in remembrance of A. Bernard Ackerman, MD.
Schoppe CH, Sangueza OP Am J Dermatopathol 2009 Dec 31 8 766-8
Differential Diagnosis of Spindle Cell Lesions of the Head and Neck.
Horney (Schoppe) CW, Marcus KK, Rees CJ, Grier DD Am Society for Clin Pathol 2009 June 33(4) No. SPII 09-4 (SPII-328).

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society for Cardiovascular Pathology (2013)
  • National Association of Medical Examiners (2009)
  • National Association of Medical Examiners (2008)