Daily Archives: June 29, 2021


Forensic Science Uniting Nations Educational Collaboration With the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime in Uzbekistan

Sources: Barry Fisher, MS, MBA, AAFS Past President, and  Laura Liptai, PhD, AAFS Secretary, Co-Chairs of the Forensic Science Uniting Nations The Forensic Science Uniting Nations (FS-UN) is holding its first educational collaboration with the United Nations. The Forensic Science Uniting Nations: (1) is dedicated to the production and distribution of scientific research and educational […]


Updated Policy and Procedure Manual Now Available

An updated AAFS Policy and Procedure Manual has been posted to the website. The Table of Contents is linked to the appropriate pages in order to ease the navigation. The 2021–22 Board of Directors approved the following: 4.3.1. Dues Billing—addition of language pertaining to reinstatement and late fees. 6.17. Young Forensic Scientists Forum—addition of language pertaining to […]


Remembering AAFS Gradwohl Laureate James E. Starrs

We are saddened to announce the passing of AAFS Retired Fellow James E. Starrs. Professor Starrs joined the Academy in 1976 when he was elected Provisional Member. He was promoted to Fellow in 1979 and subsequently served as Secretary and Chair of the Jurisprudence Section as well as numerous committees during his tenure with the […]