Daily Archives: December 7, 2021


2022 General Section Officer Nominations

Source: Brian L. Janysek, MFS, Section Secretary The nominating committee consisting of Paul Kish, William Andrews, and T.L. Williams completed their review of the nominees for 2022 General Section Officers and unanimously agreed to the following 2022 nominations:         Section Director—Claire Shepard         Section Chair—Melissa Connor         Section Secretary—Brian Janysek We look […]


Consortium of Forensic Science Organizations (CFSO) FY22 Budget Brief

Source: C. Ken Williams, MS, JD, AAFS Vice President Congress has passed a Continuing Resolution (CR) to fund the government through February 18, 2022. It is unclear at this moment if the FY22 budget will eventually pass, or if there will be a year-long continuing resolution. Either way, the House and Senate have both published […]


Toxicology Section Update!

Source: Sabra R. Botch-Jones, MS, Section Chair The 2022 American Academy of Forensic Sciences annual conference is less than two months away! We are excited to return to a more “normal” meeting with the upcoming hybrid meeting, where we can interact with friends and colleagues, attend fantastic scientific sessions, and celebrate the 2022 section awardees. […]