Dr Malcolm Dodd is Senior Forensic Pathologist at the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australia and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Forensic Medicine at Monash University. His definitive textbook, Terminal Ballistics: A Photographic Atlas of Gunshot Wounds, has just been published in the US. Time magazine ran a story on the Australia-led mission to the Solomon Islands in 2004 and The Age ran a feature on Malcolm in June 2004.
As an experienced forensic pathologist, Malcolm Dodd thought he had seen everything. But when he arrived in East Timor they told him he would have to "harden up", They were right. Justice for the Dead looks at what goes on behind the scenes of some of the most brutal mass murders of modern history. It's a compelling personal account that takes the reader from East Timor to mass graves in Kosovo and the jungles of the Solomon islands.