May 31, 2014: Deadly Doctors, Killer Nurses, and other Medical Miscreants: Beatrice Crofts Yorker on Medical Serial Killers
Beatrice Crofts Yorker is the Dean of the College of Health and Human Services for California State University, Los Angeles. Included in this college is are the School of Criminal Justice and Criminalistics and the university’s highly regarded forensic science programs. She has both a juris doctorate from Georgia State University College of Law and a master’s degree in nursing from the University of California, San Francisco. Among other important research, she has published groundbreaking studies on hospital homicides, Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy, and medical serial killers.