The lecture will start with answering questions like: What happens to a human body after passing away? What exactly is a corpse? What does an autopsy involve? Who is allowed to perform an autopsy? And what is the role of a forensic expert and the Public Prosecutor?

Secondly Gül Eker will explain step by step the (filmed) autopsy, executed by herself.

  • Medical nor juridical knowledge is required.
  • Important: Only accessible after registration and only for students, doctorate degree candidates and employees of EUR, EUC and EMC and upon presentation of student or employee ID. This program contains explicit images. It is not allowed to take photos or videos during the program.


With among others: Drs. Gül Eker, pathologist at Treant Zorggroep and specialized in autopsies and prof. dr. Gert-Jan Kleinrensink, professor Anatomy Erasmus MC.