Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $645,000)
The purpose of these funds will be used to deliver a series of 14 core training modules online for new DNA analysts at no cost to crime laboratories. In addition, existing courses will be customized to include laboratory specific protocols for up to 20 forensic DNA testing laboratories. This series of trainings will be provided to selected labs in an electronic self-learning format to be utilized internally without any restrictions.
- Ionic liquid-solvated near infrared dyes for detection of trace blood spatter in textiles under ambient lighting conditions
- Development of a colorimetric breath analyzer for THC
- Improving Outcomes for Child Sex Trafficking Victims, Phase 2: A Rigorous Outcome Evaluation of Love146’s Long-Term Services (LTS) Program