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

Research Interest

  • Craniocerebral trauma
  • Sudden unexpected natural death


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Forensic Pathology
Barnard J, Miller F. Essentials of Anatomic Pathology: A Practical Guide with Emphasis on Diagnostic Criteria and Differential Diagnosis 2001
Death due to microvascular occlusion in Sickle-Cell Trait following physical exertion
Wirthwein D, Spotswood S, Barnard J, Prahlow J. Journal of Forensic Sciences 2001 46 399-401
Death Caused by Tuberculosis in a 1 Year-Old
Holley, L., Barnard, J., Prahlow, J. ASCP Check Sample 2001 43 2
Death Due to Anaphylaxis Following Wasp Sting
Prahlow, J., Barnard, J. ASCP Check Sample 2000 42 1
Familial filicide and filicide classification.
Guileyardo JM, Prahlow JA, Barnard JJ Am J Forensic Med Pathol 1999 Sep 20 3 286-92
Contact gunshot wound of the head: diagnosis after surgical debridement of the wound.
Prahlow JA, Barnard JJ J Clin Forensic Med 1999 Sep 6 3 156-8
Death due to thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in pregnancy: case report with review of thrombotic microangiopathies of pregnancy.
Kemp WL, Barnard JJ, Prahlow JA Am J Forensic Med Pathol 1999 Jun 20 2 189-98
Death due to a ruptured berry aneurysm in a 3.5-year-old child.
Prahlow JA, Rushing EJ, Barnard JJ Am J Forensic Med Pathol 1998 Dec 19 4 391-4
Familial thoracic aortic aneurysms and dissections.
Prahlow JA, Barnard JJ, Milewicz DM J. Forensic Sci. 1998 Nov 43 6 1244-9
Immersion technique for brain removal in perinatal autopsies.
Prahlow JA, Ross KF, Salzberger L, Lott EG, Guileyardo JM, Barnard JJ J. Forensic Sci. 1998 Sep 43 5 1056-60


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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