Participants of this course will gain an introductory knowledge of the science of
forensic odontology and how the law dictates a forensic human identification. A brief
review of the history, evolution and scope of forensic odontology will be presented.
A step-by-step exploration of a comprehensive dental autopsy will be presented
including the physical examination, photography, radiography and forensic evidence
management of varying postmortem states. Skeletonized, fragmented, decomposed
and burned remains will be identified. Modern missing person investigation
methods and multiple fatality incident management systems will be overviewed.
Date/Time: 3/12/2021 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Office Staff, Lab techs, Spouses, StudentsDentist Fee: