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The AAFS 2022 Annual Scientific Conference

2021-22 AAFS President Carl McClary invites you to our annual conference showcasing the latest scientific advancements, discoveries, cases, and standards of the industry. AAFS 2022 will be a hybrid event February 21-25 in Seattle, Washington. 


Forensic Standards from the ASB

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The ASB is an organization dedicated to creating a national registry of forensic standards to promote the regulation of our profession. Standards development activity will be announced in suitable media outlets or platforms as appropriate to demonstrate an opportunity for participation by all directly and materially affected persons.

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We are dedicated to progressing our ever-growing multidisciplinary industry. As a non-profit organization, we improve the development of emerging scientists through scholarships, research and education grants, training, and much more.

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