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The Keynote and Plenary Sessions from AAFS 2023 Are Now Available Free to Watch
The nomination period for 2023–24 Academy-wide awards has opened. Please consider submitting nominations for the following awards.
The March 2023 JFS Issue is Now Available!
The AAFS 75th Anniversary Conference
AAFS 2023 in Orlando was a fabulous gathering of the forensic science community. Recorded workshops will be available on AAFS Connect in the coming months. Check out the follow up page for pictures, interviews, and the post conference survey.
Documents Open for Public Comment
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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Forensic Nursing Section Inaugural Award Winners
Celebrating Women's History Month
Happy Retirement, Carl!
FEPAC Notice of Accreditation Actions
President's Spotlight—Justice for All
All AAFS Sections
AAFS is organized into 12 sections that encompass many forensic science disciplines. AAFS is honored to have more than 6,500 members from around the globe.
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