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Hamilton County, OH November 6, 2012 Election
Coroner; County of Hamilton Voter Information

4 Year Term. Salary: $64,648

To determine the cause of death of every person who dies "by criminal or violent means by casualty, suicide or unusual manner."

Candidates (Vote for 1)
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Lakshmi Sammarco Click here for more information about this candidate 83,618 votes 58.63%

  • Party: Democratic
  • Occupation: Hamilton County Coroner
  • Board Certified Neuroradiologist and General Radiologist
  • M.D., University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Electrical Engineering, Univ. of Cincinnati College of Engineering
  • Assistant Professor, UCLA Medical Center
  • Neuroradiologist, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Assistant Professor, University of Maryland Medical School
  • Streamline and Modernize to remain profitable for the county
  • Protect our Families by supporting Police Investigations
  • Develop "Virtual Autopsy" program for Hamilton County
Peter J. "Pete" Kambelos, M.D. Click here for more information about this candidate 59,002 votes 41.37%
  • Party: Republican
  • Occupation: Internal Medicine Specialist
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians
  • Volunteer Faculty, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Councilor, Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati
  • Vice-president, Holy Trinity-St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church
  • Board of Trustees, SPCA Cincinnati
  • Member, Ohio State Medical Association
  • Returning Honor and Integrity to the Office of Hamilton County Coroner
  • Managing in a Soundly Fiscally Conservative Manner
  • Maintaining Discipline, Accountabilty, Responsibility, and Transparency

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The League of Women Voters of the Cincinnati Area has asked all candidates for this office to respond to 3 questions on Qualifications, Implementation, and Public health.

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