Training Opportunities


April 2014


Forensic Relationship Training: Session 1 - General Relationships
Marshall University Forensic Science Center
Huntington, West Virginia
April 28 - 29, 2014

For more information please visit: http://forensics.marshall.edu/.
 


May 2014


Forensic Relationship Training: Session 1 - General Relationships
Marshall University Forensic Science Center
Huntington, West Virginia
May 5 - 6, 2014

For more information please visit: http://forensics.marshall.edu/.


 

NEAFS will be sponsoring a 2-Day Advanced STR and YSTR Mixture Statistics workshop
Westchester, NY
May 21-22, 2014

The workshop will be FREE for NEAFS members.

Topics will include:
- Mixture interpretation
- How to determine probability of dropout
- Using the likelihood ratio for low level mixtures
- Introduction to Lab Retriever, a free and user friendly software program
- Y-STR mixture interpretation and mixture statistics
- Introduction to Y-STR mixture statistic tools

Download flyer for additional details.

Registration Form


 

June 2014 


Inter/Micro: 66th Annual Applied Microscopy Conference - www.mcri.org
Hosted by: McCrone Research Institute, Chicago, IL, USA
June 2-6, 2014

Contact: Julie Antia, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Phone: 312-842-7100, Fax: 312-842-1078

Inter/Micro is an internationally recognized conference that attracts microscopists from all areas of light and electron microscopy. Research presentations during the first three days cover techniques and instrumentation, environmental and industrial microscopy, and forensic and chemical microscopy. The final two days will be a hands on microscopy workshop (subject/topic TBA).


Northwestern University Center for Public Safety in Evanston, Illinois
Shooting Incident Reconstruction I
June 23-25, 2014

Contact Ruthy at NWU for more info at (847) 467-7546.


August 2014 


Northwestern University Center for Public Safety in Evanston, Illinois
Shooting Incident Reconstruction II
August 25-27, 2014

Contact Ruthy at NWU for more info at (847) 467-7546.


September 2014


25th anniversary of the International Symposium on Human Identification
Phoenix, Arizona
September 29 – October 2, 2014

Additional information about the symposium, including registration links, can be found here: http://ishinews.com/.


October 2014


Northwestern University Center for Public Safety in Evanston, Illinois
The Scientific Basis for Fracture Match Identification
October 6-8, 2014

Contact Ruthy at NWU for more info at (847) 467-7546.  


Midwestern Association of Forensic Scientists and the American Society of Trace Evidence Examiners Joint Meeting, St. Paul, MN
October 6-10, 2014

Workshops will be given in the areas of DNA (Kinship Stats, Mixture Interpretation), Crime Scene (Shooting Reconstruction, Blood Spatter, Tire track & Footwear Exam), Instrumentation (GC, HPLC, MSP), Drugs, Statistics, Latent Prints, QD, GSR, PDQ, Fire Debris, and more!  See www.mafs.net/meeting for more information, paper submission, and registration.


Vancouver, British Columbia
The 13th Annual Association of Forensic Quality Assurance Managers (AFQAM) training conference 
October 14th-17th, 2014

More information is available at the AFQAM website (www.afqam.org).


  NEAFS Training Scholarship Forms:

TSF Instructions | TSF Pre-Approval Application | TSF Reimbursement Application


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