A CONCISE HISTORY OF FORENSIC MEDICINE IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC
This paper presents the most important historical facts about all forensic medicine workplaces in the Czech Republic since the beginning till present day, including a perspective on
how to establish a new one. Each of the University Forensic Medicine Institutes or district Departments is covered by at least one author. The oldest institute is in Prague and in Brno,
the youngest is in Pardubice.
Key words: history; forensic medicine; forensic sciences; legal medicine; Czech Republic