Education

Undergraduate
Texas A&M University (1977), Medicine
Medical School
Texas A&M University (1981), Medicine

Research Interest

  • Craniocerebral trauma
  • Sudden unexpected natural death

Publications

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"Homicide by heart attack" revisited.
Turner SA, Barnard JJ, Spotswood SD, Prahlow JA J. Forensic Sci. 2004 May 49 3 598-600
Atrioventricular Node Tumors and Cardiac Conduction System Dissection Made Easy
Haden, K., Barnard, J., Prahlow, J. ASCP Check Sample 2004 46 6
Fatal salmonella aortitis with mycotic aneurysm rupture.
Salzberger LA, Cavuoti D, Barnard J Am J Forensic Med Pathol 2002 Dec 23 4 382-5
Neurocysticercosis.
Oeberst JL, Barnard JJ, Bigio EH, Prahlow JA Am J Forensic Med Pathol 2002 Mar 23 1 31-5
Death resulting from ruptured cerebral artery aneurysm: 219 cases.
Gonsoulin M, Barnard JJ, Prahlow JA Am J Forensic Med Pathol 2002 Mar 23 1 5-14
Suicide by drowning: a 20-year review.
Wirthwein DP, Barnard JJ, Prahlow JA J. Forensic Sci. 2002 Jan 47 1 131-6
Death resulting from ruptured cerebral artery aneurysms: 219 cases
Gonsoulin M, Barnard J, Prahlow J. American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology 2002 23 31-35
Suicide by drowning
Wirthwein D, Barnard J, Prahlow J. Journal of Forensic Sciences 2002 47 131-136
Deaths and injuries from house fires.
Istre GR, McCoy MA, Osborn L, Barnard JJ, Bolton A N. Engl. J. Med. 2001 Jun 344 25 1911-6
Death due to microvascular occlusion in sickle-cell trait following physical exertion.
Wirthwein DP, Spotswood SD, Barnard JJ, Prahlow JA J. Forensic Sci. 2001 Mar 46 2 399-401

Books

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Honors & Awards

  • Grant -Postmortem Silicone Distribution Studies
    Grantor: American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Inc. (1994-1995)
  • Beta Beta Beta Honor Society
  • Inaugural Distinguished Alumni Award - Texas A&M College of Medicine
  • Jones Scholarship at Texas A&M University
  • Phi Eta Sigma
    Freshman Honor Society
  • Scholastic Scholarship at Texas A&M College of Medicine

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Vice-Chairman, Forensic Science Commission (2015)
  • Chairman, Rapport Society (2012-2014)
  • Commissioner, Forensic Science Commission (2012)
  • Treasurer, Rapport Society Texas A&M Health Science Center (2008-2012)
  • Board of Directors, United Network For Organ Sharing- ex officio (1997-1999)
  • Member of Advisory Council-Southwest Organ Bank (1991)
  • Member National Association of Medical Examiners (1987)
  • President, Scott and White Residents Associations (1985-1986)
  • Advisory Board of Dallas Brain Collection of Dept. of Psychiatry UTSW
  • Member of Advisory Board of Dallas Brain Collection of Dept. of Psychiatry UTSW
  • Member of Advisory Council of Transplant Services - ex officio
  • Vice Chairman of the Texas Forensic Science Commission