2016 National Institute of Justice Forensic Science Research and Development Symposium

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Conference Proceedings: 2015 Impression, Pattern, and Trace Evidence Symposium

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Genome ID Forum 2014 – Emerging Forensic Genomic Applications

Overview The Genome ID Forum 2014 – Emerging Forensic Genomic Applications was held September 9-10, 2014, in Greenville, North Carolina, and sponsored by the Center for Advanced Forensic DNA Analysis.  This forum was a national collaborative conference that brought together…

HHRRC Webinar Series: Analysis and Conservation of Human Remains in Cambodia

← Back to Series  Original Webinar took Place on Tuesday, May 16th, 2020 This presentation provides an introduction to the work conducted in Cambodia to analyze/preserve human remains from violence committed by the Khmer Rouge. Specifically the site of Krang…

Advanced Radiologic Imaging in Medicolegal Death Investigation

Overview In conjunction with the University of New Mexico, the Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCoE) hosted a technology transition workshop focusing on advanced radiologic imaging for medicolegal death investigation on November 11-13, 2016. The workshop was held at the New…

Understanding the Basic Science and Testimony of Latent Prints

Overview The Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCoE) hosted this workshop at the American Academy of Forensic Science Meeting (AAFS) in New Orleans, Louisiana on February 13, 2017. This workshop impacted the forensic community by assisting the legal community to…

Courtroom Knowledge of Forensic Technology and the Impact on Frye and Daubert Standards

Overview On August 9-10, 2016 at Duquesne University and the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCoE) held the Courtroom Knowledge of Forensic Technology and the Impact on Frye and Daubert Standards workshop. The…