Calendar of Events


Functions in red are open to all registered attendees.

Friday, February 15, 2019

  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. American Board of Criminalistics (ABC) Quality Assurance Committee

Saturday, February 16, 2019

  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABC Board of Directors
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABC Examination Committee
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. American Board of Forensic Odontology (ABFO) Civil Litigation Workshop

Sunday, February 17, 2019

  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) Business Meeting
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m ABC Board of Directors
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABC Examination Committee
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABFO Dental Age Assessment Workshop
  8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Forensic Specialties Accreditation Board (FSAB) Annual Meeting
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. AAFS REGISTRATION OPEN
  1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Cyber Cafe
  1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Speaker Ready Room

Monday, February 18, 2019

  6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Speaker Ready Room
  6:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Academy Standards Board (ASB) Board of Directors
  6:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. AAFS REGISTRATION OPEN
  7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast #1: Checklists and the Scientific Method: Will Lawyers Make You Eat Your Checklists for Breakfast? (Pre-Registration Required)
  7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast #2: Voir Dire: Is It Science or Is It “Bull”—A Historical Perspective and Comparative Analysis (Pre-Registration Required)
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Cyber Cafe
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Press Room
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. AAFS Board of Directors
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABC Forensic Science Aptitude Test (FSAT)
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Workshop #1: What’s Trauma and Stress Got To Do With It? Recognizing the Impact of Trauma on Forensic Professionals and Taking Steps to Mitigate It
(Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Workshop #2: “Will This Leave a Mark?” A Multidisciplinary Approach to Autoerotic Asphyxiation (AeA) Fatalities (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Workshop #3: Child Murder by Parents: Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Pathology (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Workshop #4: The Medicolegal Investigation of Recreational Diving Fatalities (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Workshop #5: Novel Psychoactive Substance (NPS) Surveillance, Detection, and Intelligence for Use by Forensic Laboratories, Public Health, and Public Safety
(Pre-Registration Required)
   8:30 a.m. – 4:40 p.m Workshop #6: The Impact of Emerging Technologies on Digital & Multimedia Forensics (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. Workshop #7: A Multidisciplinary Approach for Cardiovascular Deaths: Breakthrough Technologies and Their Applications (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Workshop #8: A Decade Later: The State of Florida v. Casey Marie Anthony Revisited—Truth? Justice? Both? Neither? (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Workshop #9: Deciphering Complex Electrostatic Detection Device (EDD) Impressions (Pre-Registration Required)
   8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Workshop #10: DNA Mixture Interpretation Principles: Observations From a National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Scientific Foundation Review (Pre-Registration Required)
   8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Workshop #11: Interpreting Blunt Force Injuries in Bone: A Hands-On Approach (Pre-Registration Required)
   1:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. Workshop #12: Voluntary Consensus Standards—Where They Come From and What They Mean for You (Pre-Registration Required)
   1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Workshop #13: Statistical Interpretation Software for Friction Ridge Skin Impressions: FRStat (Pre-Registration Required)
  1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Workshop #14: Classifying Unknown Human Mandibles Using the Statistical Procedures and Worldwide Databases Available in (hu)MANid
(Pre-Registration Required)
   3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. ABFO Combined Executive Committee and Board of Directors
  5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Consortium of Forensic Science Organizations (CFSO) Legislative Update Annual Report (Open to All Meeting Attendees)
  5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. American Academy of Forensic Sciences/Brazilian Academy of Forensic Sciences Cooperative Ad-Hoc Committee
  5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. AAFS General Section Annual Committee Chairs Meeting
  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. AAFS Standards Board Meet & Greet Reception (by Invitation Only)
  7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. International Attendee Welcome Reception (by Invitation Only)
  8:00 p.m. – 10:45 p.m. ABFO Diplomates Annual Meeting

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

  6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Speaker Ready Room
  6:45 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS REGISTRATION OPEN
  7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast #3: Digging Up New Standards for Forensics: An Update on Standards Developing Organizations (SDOs) (Pre-Registration Required)
  7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Toxicology Section Steering Committee
  7:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. 49th Annual Scientific Session of the American Society of Forensic Odontology (ASFO)
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Cyber Cafe
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Press Room
  7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Forensic Sciences Foundation (FSF) Board of Trustees
  8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. American Board of Forensic Toxicology (ABFT) Certification Examination
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. CFSO Board (Not Open to the Public)
  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Journal of Forensic Sciences Associate Editors
  8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. ASB Consensus Body Meetings
  8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. IBFES Board of Directors and Member Meeting
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Workshop #15: So You Want to Publish? A Basic Primer and Introduction to Forensic Publishing (Pre-Registration Required)
   8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Workshop #16: Litigating Fingerprint Evidence: Ensuring Transparent and Sound Scientific Foundations (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Special Session #1: Interdisciplinary Symposium—Insane or Just Bad? The Anatomy of the Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity (NGRI) Defense
(Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Workshop #17: A Think Tank on the Leading Edge of Forensic Science: Big Data, Head Trauma, Risk Evaluation, Drones, Video Analysis, and Disruptive Technology
(Pre-Registration Required)
   8:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. FEPAC: Accreditation of Forensic Science Academic Programs Through the AAFS
  8:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Workshop #18: Forensic Support of Fire Investigation: I Was Told There Would Be No Math (Pre-Registration Required)
   8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Workshop #19: Multidisciplinary Techniques to Assist With Missing and Unidentified Persons Investigations (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Workshop #20: The Forensic Pathology of Gunshot Wounds (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m Workshop #21: The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB): Understanding and Preventing Impairment in Transportation (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Special Session #2: YFSF—Transitioning Young Scientists: Diligence, Dedication, and Devotion for Research and Casework Applications
(Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Workshop #22: The Use of Dental Morphology in Forensic Anthropology (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Workshop #23: How to Measure and Reduce Drug Background Levels in Forensic Laboratories and Their Implication on Safety and Data Integrity
(Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Workshop #24: Adult Skeletal Age Estimation: Transition Analysis Using the Entire Skeleton (Pre-Registration Required)
  8:30 a.m. – 5:10 p.m. National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Forensic Science Research & Development Symposium
  9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. AAFS 2019 Annual Meeting Program Committee Review and Breakfast
  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Workshop #25: Low-Light Macro-Photography at the Crime Scene (Pre-Registration Required)
   9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. AAFS Student Academy
  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. International Association of Coroners & Medical Examiners (IAC&ME) Executive Board
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Diversity Outreach Committee
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. AAFS 2018-19 Section Officers Luncheon and Meeting
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 49th Annual Business Meeting and Luncheon of the ASFO
12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. AAFS Long Term Planning Committee (LTPC)
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Workshop #26: Aspects of DNA Admissibility Hearings From the Prosecution, Defense, and Crime Lab Perspective (Pre-Registration Required)
  1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. FEPAC Program Directors
  1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Workshop #27: Ethanol in Forensic Casework: Strategies for Analysis and Interpretation (Pre-Registration Required)
  1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Workshop #28: Forensic Multimedia Authentication: Real-Life Challenges and Solutions (Pre-Registration Required)
  5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Anthropology Section Diversity Committee
  5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. American Board of Forensic Anthropology (ABFA) Board of Directors
  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. AAFS Welcoming Reception
  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Employment Forum
  8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Diversity and Inclusion in Forensic Sciences Reception
  8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

 

Evening Session: Adding Forensic Relevance to the Pediatric Autopsy With Defined Preautopsy Goals and Practical Techniques Using a
Case-Based Approach (Open to All Meeting Attendees)

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

  6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Speaker Ready Room
  6:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. AAFS REGISTRATION OPEN
  7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast #4: The American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) Responds to the Opioid Crisis (Pre-Registration Required)
  7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Society of Forensic Toxicologists (SOFT) Board of Directors Meeting
  7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. ABC Certification Examination
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Cyber Cafe
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Press Room
  8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. AAFS ACADEMY CUP (Open to All Meeting Attendees)
  8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. American Board of Forensic Anthropology (ABFA) “How To” Apply to Board Exam
  9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. AAFS PLENARY SESSION (Open to All Meeting Attendees)
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. AAFS Membership Application “How To” Session
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. International Affairs Committee
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Theoretical Forensic Sciences “Think Tank” Committee
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 

Poster Sessions – Anthropology, Criminalistics, Digital & Multimedia Sciences, Engineering Sciences, General, Jurisprudence, Odontology, Pathology/Biology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, Questioned Documents, YFSF
Posters will be available for viewing from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Presenting authors will be available for discussion from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. EXHIBITS OPEN
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Criminalistics Section Luncheon (Pre-Registration Required)
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Pathology/Biology Section Luncheon (Pre-Registration Required)
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. General Section Luncheon (Pre-Registration Required)
12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Jurisprudence Section Luncheon (Pre-Registration Required)
12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Odontology Section Executive Committee Luncheon
12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Psychiatry & Behavioral Science Section Luncheon (Pre-Registration Required)
12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Toxicology Section Luncheon (Pre-Registration Required)
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. ABFA Diplomates
12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Digital & Multimedia Sciences Section Luncheon (Pre-Registration Required)
  1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. AAFS Abstract Submission “How To” Session
  1:05 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Criminalistics Section Business Meeting
  1:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Pathology/Biology Section Business Meeting
  1:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. General Section Business Meeting
  2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Anthropology Section Business Meeting
  2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Digital & Multimedia Sciences Section Business Meeting
  2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Engineering Sciences Section Business Meeting
  2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Jurisprudence Section Business Meeting
  2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Odontology Section Business Meeting
  2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Psychiatry & Behavioral Science Section Business Meeting
  2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Questioned Documents Section Business Meeting
  2:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Toxicology Section Business Meeting
  4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. AAFS ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING & AWARDS CEREMONY
  5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. SOFA General Membership Meeting
  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. New Mexico Office of the Medical Investigator and the University of New Mexico School of Medicine Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Reception
  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Promega Genetic Identity Reception
  6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Boston University School of Medicine Alumni and Student Reception
  6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Center for Advanced Research in Forensic Science (CARFS) Poster Session & Reception
  7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. The George Washington University Forensic Sciences Alumni Reception
  7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Marshall University Forensic Science Alumni Reception
  7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Toxicology Section Poster Session
  8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.  Bring Your Own Slides (BYOS)
  8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Sam Houston State University Alumni and Student Reception
  8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. University of New Haven Student and Alumni Reception

Thursday, February 21, 2019

  6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Speaker Ready Room
  6:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. AAFS REGISTRATION OPEN
  7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast #5: Dining With DNA: Extracting Usable Profiles From Burned Bone (Pre-Registration Required)
  7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast #6: Undetermined: The Devil Is in the Details (Pre-Registration Required)
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Cyber Cafe
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Press Room
  7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. AAFS Moderator’s “How To” Preview
  7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. AAFS Policy and Procedure Committee
  7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. AAFS Policy and Procedure Committee
  9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. EXHIBITS OPEN
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Membership Reference Committee Training
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. AAFS Opioid Ad Hoc Committee
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ABFO Combined Executive Committee and Board of Directors
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 

Poster Sessions – Anthropology, Criminalistics, Digital & Multimedia Sciences, Engineering Sciences, General, Jurisprudence, Odontology, Pathology/Biology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, Questioned Documents, YFSF
Posters will be available for viewing from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Presenting authors will be available for discussion from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Scientific Sessions—Morning

  8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Multidisciplinary Session: Criminalistics I/General II
  8:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Odontology
  8:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Multidisciplinary Session: Criminalistics II/Engineering Sciences II
  8:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Questioned Documents
  8:30 a.m. – 11:55 a.m. Digital & Multimedia Sciences
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Anthropology Session I
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. General Session I
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Jurisprudence
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Pathology/Biology Session I
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Pathology/Biology Session II
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Toxicology
  8:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. Engineering Sciences Session I
  8:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
  8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Anthropology Session II
11:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. Criminalistics Session I

Scientific Sessions—Afternoon

  1:00 p.m. – 4:35 p.m. Odontology
  1:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Criminalistics Session I
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Criminalistics Session II
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Digital & Multimedia Sciences
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Questioned Documents
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Toxicology
  1:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Pathology/Biology Session I
  1:00 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Pathology/Biology Session II
  1:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. General Session I
  1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Jurisprudence
  1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Anthropology Session I
  1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Anthropology Session II
  1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Engineering Sciences Session I
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Journal of Forensic Sciences Editorial Board Luncheon
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Luncheon #1: Forensic Sciences Without Borders: Forensic Sciences Services in Brazil (Pre-Registration Required)
  1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. AAFS International Educational Outreach Program (IEOP) 2019 – Brazil
  2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. AAFS Finance Committee
  3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. AAFS Exhibitor Liaison Committee & Reception
  4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Criminalistics Section Regional Forensic Science Associations (RAC) Meeting
  5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. SOFT/AAFS Drugs & Driving Committee
  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. AAFS 71st Annual Wine & Cheese Reception
  6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. University Fair
  7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Fire Debris Discussion Group
  7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Toxicology Open Forum
  8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Last Word Society
  8:15 p.m. – 10:15 p.m. Council of Forensic Science Educators (COFSE)


Friday, February 22, 2019

  6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. AAFS Speaker Ready Room
  6:45 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. AAFS REGISTRATION OPEN
  7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast #7: The Exoneration of Kirstin Blaise Lobato (Pre-Registration Required)
  7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast #8: The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Cold Case Working Group and Its Best Practices Guide for Implementing and Sustaining a Cold Case Unit in Police Agencies: A Path Forward to Solving the Cold Case Crisis (Pre-Registration Required)
  7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. AAFS Cyber Cafe
  7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Press Room
  8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. AAFS 2019-20 Nominating Committee
  8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EXHIBITS OPEN
  9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. AAFS 2019-20 Section Officers
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. AAFS 2019-20 Program Committee
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. AAFS Program Process Review Ad Hoc Committee

Scientific Sessions—Morning

  8:30 a.m. – 11:35 a.m. Odontology
  8:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Multidisciplinary Session: Pathology/Biology I/Toxicology
  8:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. Criminalistics Session I
  8:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. Questioned Documents
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Anthropology
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Criminalistics Session II
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. General Session
  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Jurisprudence Session I
  8:30 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. Digital & Multimedia Sciences
  8:30 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. Engineering Sciences
  9:00 a.m. – 11:35 a.m. Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
  9:00 a.m. – 11:55 a.m. Pathology/Biology Session II
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Poster Sessions – Anthropology, Criminalistics, Engineering Sciences, General, Jurisprudence, Odontology, Pathology/Biology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, Questioned Documents, YFSF
Posters will be available for viewing from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Presenting authors will be available for discussion from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Scientific Sessions—Afternoon

  1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Toxicology Session II
  1:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Multidisciplinary Session: Criminalistics I/Jurisprudence II
  1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
  1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Questioned Documents Session
  1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Criminalistics Session II
  1:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Odontology
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Pathology/Biology Session I
  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Toxicology
  1:10 p.m. – 3:10 p.m. Digital & Multimedia Sciences
  1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Multidisciplinary Session: Criminalistics III/General
  1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Jurisprudence Session I
  1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Anthropology
  2:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Pathology/Biology Session II
  3:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. General Session
  3:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Criminalistics Session I
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. AAFS Past Presidents Council Luncheon
  1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Membership New Section Officer Application and Requirement Training
  3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. AAFS 2019-20 Board of Directors
  7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Criminalistics Evening Session: Criminalistics Believe It or Not!
  7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) & World-Wide Sister Agencies’ Seminar on Forensics and Missing Persons

Saturday, February 23, 2019

  6:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
AAFS Speaker Ready Room
  7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. AAFS REGISTRATION OPEN

Scientific Sessions—Morning

  8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Criminalistics Session I
  8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Criminalistics Session II
  8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Jurisprudence