High schoolers get time in forensics lab

November 02, 2011 @ 06:00 AM 2011/The Herald-Dispatch Herald-Dispatch.com HUNTINGTON — Dozens of juniors and seniors from Fairview High School in Boyd County are getting lessons in criminal forensics from graduate students in Marshall University’s Forensic Science Center programs. View … Continued





Research Day 2011 – Erin LaGrone – Trifluoroacetyl Derivatization of Amphetamine, Methamphetamine, MDMA and Other Controlled Substances with Similar Mass Spectra

Trifluoroacetyl Derivatization of Amphetamine, Methamphetamine, MDMA and Other Controlled Substances with Similar Mass Spectra Biography: Erin Elizabeth LaGrone is from Katy, Texas, and she received her bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas.  She will graduate … Continued



Research Day 2011 – Dishari Mukherjee – Comparison of Collection Devices and Commonly used Human Identification Kits for Forensic DNA Profiling of Soil-Inhibited Saliva-Skin Samples

Comparison of Collection Devices and Commonly used Human Identification Kits for Forensic DNA Profiling of Soil-Inhibited Saliva-Skin Samples Biography: Dishari Mukherjee hails from Calcutta, India. She graduated in 2008 from Topiwala National Medical College, Bombay, India with a Bachelor of … Continued














AAFS 2011 – Call for Student Posters

The Young Forensic Scientists Forum (YFSF), in association with the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS), is currently accepting abstracts for poster presentations on forensic research, case studies, or other relevant research, for the YFSF/AAFS annual meeting at the Hyatt … Continued