Speaker Information

Ms. Amber Riley
San Diego, CA
Forensic Dentistry and Medically Complex Treatment Planning


Fifty Shades of Green: Forensic Dentistry in the 21st Century

Gain an introductory knowledge of the science and history of forensic odontology, and how the law dictates forensic identification. A brief review of the evolution and scope of odontology will be presented as well as an introduction of the nomenclature commonly used in this field. Death investigation systems (Coroner/Medical Examiner) will be explained. A comprehensive dental autopsy will be presented, including physical examination, photography, radiography and evidence management. Postmortem states including skeletonized, fragmented, decomposed and burned will be discussed.

Course: Th310
Date/Time: 3/23/2017   8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Type: General
Audience: Assistants, Dentists, Hygienists, Lab techs, Office Staff, Spouses, Students
Dentist Fee: $0.00
Other Fee: $0.00
Room: GWCC, A411