DATE: Thursday 28 April 2022, 11:00 – 13:00 SAST. Speakers: Lucinda Evert
DATE: Thursday 31 March 2022, 18:00 – 20:00 SAST. My 40 Year Career in Forensic Science: Lessons Learned. Speakers: Barry Fisher.
DATE: Thursday 27 Jan 2022, 13:00 – 15:00 SAST. Speakers: Mr Innocent Makasa & Dr Luchenga Adam Mucheleng’anga
DATE: Thursday 28 Oct 2021, 13:00 to 15:00 SAST. Speaker: Prof Ryan Blumenthal, Associate Professor, Department of Forensic Pathology, University of Pretoria.
Date: Thursday, 29 July 2021, 13:00 to 15:00 SAST. Speaker: Discussion format with several speakers. Regulation of the Forensic Science Profession in South Africa. This webinar will provide a platform to discuss the regulation of the forensic science profession in South Africa. It will take the form of a few short presentations by various speakers on the following aspects.
DATE: Thursday, 26 Aug 2021, 14:00 to 16:00 SAST. Speaker: Dr Michael Coble, Associate Director, Center for Human Identification, University of North Texas Health Science Centre. Further details & abstract to follow.
DATE: Thursday 30 Sep 2021, 10:00 to 12:00 SAST. Speaker: Andrew Camilleri, Assistant Director Science & Support at Forensic Science, South Australia
DATE: Thursday, 24 June 2021, 12:00 to 14:00 SAST. SPEAKER: Dr Mark Reynolds APM. Recent scrutiny of law enforcement has identified a noticeable dearth of underpinning scientific support in many areas of endeavour. One area highlighted is the apparent lack of knowledge on how to examine and test case…
29 April 2021 – Forensic toxicologists are often involved in investigating the role of alcohol, drugs, and other toxicants in medico-legal cases. In this seminar, Bronwen Davies will discuss core concepts of forensic toxicology, including how biological specimens are analysed to provide key information that may be used to interpret an individual’s impairment or to determine whether substances may have caused their death.
25 March 2021 – With the proliferation of technology in all walks of society, it is no surprise that digital forensics has become more necessary than ever. However, given that digital forensics (DF) is a relatively young discipline compared to its noble cousins in the rest of the forensic science field, there may be some misconceptions surrounding what DF actually involves (a situation certainly not helped by television series such as CSI).