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Probabilistic Genotyping of Evidentiary DNA Typing Results - Module 1: The Elements of DNA Profile Interpretation and Probabilistic Genotyping

Event Dates
May 1, 2019, 12:00 pm EDT - May 1, 2019, 4:00 pm EDT
Event Duration
4 hours
Location
Online

Based on the review of various forms of STR typing results and factors that impact the presence or condition of DNA on evidence, instructors in this installment of Probabilistic Genotyping of Evidentiary DNA Typing Results lay a foundation for the interpretation of forensic DNA typing results. The session will begin with background information on forensic DNA analysis, including terminology and mechanisms, to help all participants comprehend the material covered in this series. A retrospective view of approaches to interpretation and statistical analyses will be reviewed for the purpose of understanding the origin of strategies, methods, issues and solutions that comprise the history of forensic STR testing.

This event is a part of "Probabilistic Genotyping of Evidentiary DNA Typing Results – An Online Workshop Series "

Contact Information

If you have questions about this course or difficulty with login or registration, contact the Forensic Science Technology Center of Excellence.

Event Type
Webinar
Event Option(s)
Online, On demand
Host(s)
NIJ Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (RTI International)
Registration Dates
May 1, 2019
Registration Status
Forthcoming
Eligibility
​Free and open to all. 
Date Created: April 29, 2019