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City of New York, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Forensic Science Training Grant

Award Information

Award #
2009-DN-BX-K205
Funding Category
Competitive
Location
Congressional District
Status
Closed
Funding First Awarded
2009
Total funding (to date)
$1,000,000

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2009, $1,000,000)

This purpose of this proposal is to continue and augment the current training program by offering death scene investigation classes to an additional 220 trainees; offer a new course in pattern evidence to 20 trainees; host a one month in residence fellowship for Forensic Anthropologists, that will generate a total of 6 fellows; and enhance the web based educational component of the training program, including piloting at least one distance learning class in advanced techniques in crime scene investigation.

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Date Created: September 23, 2009