AAFS 2019 Annual Conference

2019 Annual Conference

Students from the Forensic Science and Law program attended the 71st Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) in Baltimore, MD. Also attending were faculty members Dr. Pamela Marshall, Dr. Lisa Ludvico, and Dr. Lyndsie Ferrara. More than 800 scientific papers, breakfast seminars, workshops, and other special events were presented at the February 2019 event.

The AAFS consists of 11 sections representing a wide range of forensic specialties, and the annual scientific meeting gathers these professionals who present the most current information, research, and updates in this expanding field.


A student from the Forensic Science and Law program made the following presentations at the conference:

Optimization of a Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) Method for the Separation and Identification of Synthetic Cannabinoids on Prison Mail Samples. Alyssa Hurd and Dr. Stephanie J. Wetzel