There are no medical schools in Alaska. Consider one in Washington state (below) factoring in the time required for transportation.
University of Washington
WWAMI/Basic Medical Education
PO Box 643510
Morrill Hall Room 108
Pullman, WA 99164-3510
Cost to family: transportation outside eastern WA or northern ID
Prior enrollment: preferred
Disposition: cremation; return of cremains by request to funeral home or cemetery only
Body rejection: standard,* previous embalming, obesity, emaciation, distorting cancer, minor children
* autopsy, decomposition, mutilation, severe burn victim, meningitis, hepatitis, AIDS, and other contagious or communicable diseases
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