Chief Pathologist Tapped to Replace Disgraced Hiss

Dr. Chen Kugel, who was instrumental in bringing about an investigative committee into Yehuda Hiss’ work 13 years ago, will take post at Abu Kabir Institute of Forensic Medicine.

The longtime head of the Abu Kabir Institute of Forensic Medicine, Dr. Yehuda Hiss, who was dismissed from his post as chief pathologist last year after a series of scandals, is to be replaced by his former deputy, who was also his chief critic.