Monthly Archives: July 2015


AAFS Receives Funding to become an Accredited Standards Development Organization (SDO)

We are most pleased to announce that the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) has received $1.5M, over a four-year period, from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation to become an accredited Standards Development Organization (SDO), to create standards in support of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Organization for Scientific Area Committees […]


AAFS Outstanding Early Career Achievement in Forensic Science Award

The AAFS Past Presidents Council is pleased to announce the winner of the inaugural Outstanding Early Career Achievement in Forensic Science Award to Cliff Akiyama, MPH, MA, a Fellow in the General Section. The award will be presented by the Chair of the Past Presidents Council on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, during the Annual Business […]


AAFS Mobile App Update

Source: Jeffrey Lubbers, Information Technology & Website Coordinator Last September, the AAFS Member Mobile launched and due to it’s success and integration into the AAFS Annual Scientific Meeting, we were able to collect some great feedback from all of you! In order to accommodate the demand in feature requests and create a better future for […]