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Master's Conference 2017

Masters 17 for Advanced Death Investigators Conference Monday, July 17, 2017 - Thursday, July 20, 2017 St. Louis, MO
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Target Audience

This conference is designed for the instruction of experienced medicolegal death investigators, forensic pathologists, law enforcement officers, forensic scientists, physicians, attorneys, and investigative personnel who have previously been trained in a basic death investigation program.

This conference is designed to provide the veteran, trained medicolegal death investigator with the latest advancements in the forensic sciences.

Attendees are expected to be knowledgeable of basic death investigation techniques. Graduates of the Medicolegal Death Investigators Training Course sponsored by Saint Louis University School of Medicine are provided this background.

The 2017 Masters Conference topics have been chosen with the practical educational needs of the medicolegal death investigator in mind. A nationally recognized faculty will present subject matter that will be useful to the attendees.

The Masters Conference is conducted every two years during the late summer, to provide a colloquium on a regular basis for those who wish to keep current on issues in the field of death investigation. The topics change in each Masters Conference to reflect new information developing at that time and are not repeated  at any future Masters Conference.

Course Co-Directors

Mary Case, M.D.
Professor and Co-Director Forensic Education
Department of Pathology

MariaTeresa A. Tersigni-Tarrant, Ph.D., D-ABFA

Co-Director Forensic Education
Adjunct Associate Professor - Department of Pathology-
Associate Professor- Center for Anatomical Science and Education

Division of Forensic Pathology
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Chief Medical Examiner, Franklin, Jefferson, St. Charles, St. Louis Counties, Missouri
Phone: 314-977-7323
Fax: 314-977-4533
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