Daily Archives: March 8, 2017


Continuing Education Credit Requests

Source:  Kimberly Wrasse, Executive Assistant & Continuing Education Coordinator The deadline for submissions of Continuing Education Credit and Certificates was March 6.  If you have not done so already, please submit your forms.  Submissions are being processed and certificates will be available on your AAFS Account Portal approximately April 15.  Please note that submissions will not be […]


CFSO Draft Documents Review

Source:  Linton Mohammed, PhD, Section Chair   Questioned Documents Section, Please check your American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) Member Account Portal for the latest draft proposals from the Consortium of Forensic Science Organizations (CSFO). Provide comments/recommendations on whether AAFS should support the legislation to their Board of Directors within 12 days. Send your comments/recommendations to Tom […]


CFSO Newsletter

Source:  Kenneth E. Melson, JD, AAFS Representative You are invited to view the Consortium of Forensic Science Organizations (CFSO) February 2017 newsletter at http://thecfso.org/newsletter/CFSO_Newsletter_201702.pdf. In addition, please note CFSO’s participation in the National Forensic Science Academy for Leadership and Management (NFSA). NFSA was created by a grant from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation® that was awarded jointly […]


Friends of the Forensic Sciences Foundation

The following Friends of the Forensic Sciences Foundation (FSF) generously contributed to the Foundation during the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans, LA. Contributions are very much appreciated and ensure a sound financial basis for the FSF grant programs, the Emerging Forensic Scientist Award, and other FSF-sponsored educational […]


AAFS Outstanding Early Career Achievement in Forensic Science Award: Call for Nominations

The American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) Past Presidents Council (PPC) is pleased to announce that nominations are open for the 2017-18 Outstanding Early Career Achievement in Forensic Science Award.  The recipient will receive a plaque that will be presented at the Annual Business Meeting, a check for $1,000, and reimbursement to attend the 2018 AAFS Annual […]