50th Annual Scientific Session of the ASFO | American Society of Forensic Odontology

50th Annual Scientific Session of the ASFO

Date: February 18, 2020 - February 18, 2020
Time: 7:00 am -5:15 pm
Location: Hilton - Anaheim
Presenter: Multiple - See Program
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American Society of Forensic Odontology

50th Annual Scientific Session

Hilton – Anaheim (Rooms California B & C)

                                                             Anaheim, CA

February 18, 2020


Tuesday, February 18th, 7:00 am-5:15 pm





7:00 am-8:00 am                       Registration & Continental Breakfast


8:00 am-8:10 am                      Welcome

Robin Ainsworth, DDS, MS, DABFO

                                                President, American Society of Forensic Odontology


8:10 am-8:20 am                      Program Introduction: Morning Session 2018 Camp Fire

                                                Richard Fixott, DDS. D-ABFO

                                                President-Elect, American Society of Forensic Odontology


Morning Session – The Camp Fire


8:20 am-9:10 am                      Camp Fire – Responders

David Krusslow

                                                Batallion Chief , Nevada-Yuba County, CA       


9:15 am-10:15am                    Camp Fire- Forensic Anthropology and Recovery of Human Remains

Colleen Milligan PhD,  Ashley Kendell, PhD , D-ABMDI,  P. Willey, PhD , D-ABFA, Eric Bartelink, PhD , D-ABFA

Dept. of Anthropology, California State University, Chico

Chico, CA


10:15 am- 10:30am Break


10:30am-11:00am                   Camp Fire – Dental Response

Mark Porco, DDS, CALDIT

Lincoln, CA





11:05 am- 11:55 pm                  Camp Fire – Human Response and Community Recovery

American Red Cross – speaker pending


12:00 pm-1:30 pm Lunch and Annual Business Meeting


Afternoon Session – Forensic Odontology Casework – Presentations and Applications


1:45 pm-2:40pm                       Applied Anthropology – Sex and Gender from Skull Traits

Joe Adserias, DDS, PhD, D-ABFO


2:45 pm-3:30 pm                      Applied Dental Age Assessment

Derek Draft, DDS, D-ABFO


3:30pm-3:45 pm Break


3:45 pm-4:35 pm                      Identification and Beyond – You Make the Call

Ray Miller, DDS



4:40 pm-5:15 pm                      Furst Word Society – Lessons Learned

Jan Westberry, DMD, D-ABFO,  Armin Farid, DDS,  Mark L. Bernstein, DDS, D-ABFO,  James F. Goodrich, BDS,  Richard Fixott, DDS, D-ABFO