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An Update on Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Decade of Development

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Join the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the Innocence Project and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in collaboration with the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM), for a one-day conference commemorating the 10th anniversary of the pathbreaking NASEM report “Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward,” a report that challenged the way forensic science is conducted and the way it is presented in the courts.

Featured sessions will address developments over the past decade in the forensic sciences and in the courts, as well as in federal agencies and in laboratories

A livestream will be available on this page November 12. 

Keynotes

Tom Albright
Professor and Conrad T. Prebys Chair
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Linzi Wilson-Wilde
Director

National Institute for Forensic Science, Australia


For questions regarding programming, contact Deborah Runkle, AAAS.

For media and press inquiries, contact Anne Hoy, AAAS.


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