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The General Section Will Do Things a Little Differently at the February Conference …

Source: Brian L. Janysek, MFS, General Section Secretary For those General Section members coming to Orlando, note there will not be a General Section lunch or speaker this year. In recent years, the cost of the luncheon has steadily increased, and participation steadily declined. So instead of continuing that trend, the General Section will do […]


AAFS Annual Conference Employment Forum and FEPAC University Fair

The American Academy of Forensic Sciences is pleased to announce the 20th Annual Employment Forum and 11th Annual University Fair taking place during the AAFS 75th Anniversary Conference in Orlando, FL. Employment Forum—a means for employers and applicants to meet, exchange information, conduct informal interviews, or schedule interviews for later in the week. The Employment […]


Donate to the FSF Silent Auction!

Source: Trey Weaver, Sr. Meetings Manager The Forensic Sciences Foundation (FSF) Annual Silent Auction will return during the 2023 AAFS Annual Conference, supporting the FSF Endowment Fund. Each year, the FSF offers an exciting opportunity to take home unique and incredible items while raising funds to support research and educational grants for the forensic community. […]


2022–23 Warren-Young Scholarship Recipients Announced

The Forensic Sciences Foundation is pleased to announce the 2022–23 Warren-Young Scholarships will be shared between two recipients this year. This award is designed to encourage forensic science education at the middle and high school levels and is intended to provide funds to purchase supplies, equipment, or reference materials to support forensic science education in […]


Abstract Submission Deadline—Monday, August 1!

Source: Trey Weaver, Meetings Manager Don’t miss out on your chance to present at the AAFS 75th Anniversary Conference taking place February 13–18, 2023, in Orlando! Nearly 4,000 forensic professionals will be in attendance, looking for recent, impactful content they can take back home and put into practice. If you have been considering showcasing your […]


Digital & Multimedia Sciences News—Annual Conference Updates

Source: Patrick Eller, MS, Digital & Multimedia Sciences Section Chair The Digital & Multimedia Sciences (DMS) Section would like to remind everyone that abstract submissions are due August 1, 2022. We are looking for abstracts to fulfill a session of presentations related to the 75th Anniversary of AAFS. This section of presentations would present the […]


Donate to the FSF Silent Auction

Source: Trey Weaver, Meetings Manager The Forensic Sciences Foundation (FSF) Annual Silent Auction will return during the AAFS Annual Conference, supporting the FSF Endowment Fund. Each year, the FSF offers an exciting opportunity to take home unique and incredible items, while raising funds to support research and educational grants for the forensic community. The FSF […]


AAFS 2023—Don’t Miss Out on the Fun!

Source: Trey Weaver, Meetings Manager The AAFS Annual Conference presents some of the top educational sessions in forensic sciences, but there are even more reasons to attend our upcoming 75th Anniversary Conference next February in Orlando! Make sure to book your hotel room through Saturday of the conference as AAFS President Laura Fulginiti hosts a […]


Seeking Last Word Society Abstract Submissions

Source: Kenneth E. Melson, JD, Last Word Society Chair It’s not too late to CAPTURE OUR IMAGINATION and pursue your opportunity to present interesting stories about your cases that involve a twist, a unique method or investigation, or an advancement in techniques over the past 75 years. Whatever your theme, you will meet an enthusiastic […]


AAFS Board Box—July 1

Source: Laura C. Fulginiti, PhD, 2022-23 AAFS President The AAFS Board of Directors met on June 30, 2022, and discussed a variety of issues. Here are the highlights: Welcome to our new Board member representing Forensic Nursing Science: Jamie Ferrell. The 2023 conference in Orlando, FL, will NOT have a vaccination or negative PCR test […]


Presidential Spotlight—AAFS IEOP Summary

Source: Laura C. Fulginiti, PhD, 2022-23 AAFS President The American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) delegation to Croatia returned Sunday after a week of collaboration with our forensic science counterparts and touring the beautiful cities of Zagreb and Dubrovnik. Professor Dragan Primorac was our host during this extraordinary visit. Dragan is a long-time member of […]


74th AAFS Annual Scientific Meeting Follow-Up Survey Registration Winner Announced

Thanks to all meeting attendees who completed the 74th AAFS Annual Scientific Meeting Follow-Up Survey. Your comments and suggestions will assist the AAFS in continuing to provide top-notch educational opportunities for forensic specialists from all over the world. The survey went to more than 3,500+ meeting registrants (both virtual and in-person). Of that number, approximately 700 […]


Book Now! AAFS 2023 Hotel Reservations Are Now Open

Booking is now available for the Rosen Shingle Creek® Hotel, host site of the AAFS 75th Anniversary Conference! Centrally located in the convention district close to shopping, entertainment, and dining, the Rosen boasts a 255-acre property with no shortage of its own activities and dining, including 13 food outlets, 4 pools, a par-72 championship golf […]


AAFS 2023: Call for Papers Now Open!

Abstract submissions for the AAFS 75th Anniversary Conference are now being accepted! The Program Committee for the AAFS 75th Anniversary Conference welcomes all submissions of quality, relevance, and interest to the forensic science community, centering on the ideals behind this year’s theme, “Science Works.” This theme focuses on content demonstrating how the forensic sciences provide […]