ASFO 47th Annual Meeting & Luncheon – New Orleans, LA | American Society of Forensic Odontology

ASFO 47th Annual Meeting & Luncheon – New Orleans, LA

Date: February 14, 2017 - February 14, 2017
Time: 7:00-5:30pm
Location: New Orleans, LA Location Assignment - Hyatt Regency - Empire Ballroom D
Presenter: Multiple - See detailed agenda
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Does this course qualify for the AAFS and ABFO educational requirement? If yes, what is the point allotment?:

1 Point per course hour can be claimed toward point total for Certification Application with ABFO. (See for complete explanation.); Approval pending for 2 points toward American Academy of Forensic Sciences Odontology Section Advancement for full day attendance. (See Odontology Section for complete explanation.)

The Annual Scientific Session of the American Society of Forensic Odontology and Annual Business Meeting are held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. The ASFO all day meeting is held on the Tuesday of the dates listed below.  To register please visit the ASFO Store at


American Society of Forensic Odontology

47th Annual Scientific Session

New Orleans, LA

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The State and the Future of State Operated Fatality Teams &

Forensic Odontology Casework – All for the Love


7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.


7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m. WelcomeDavid R. Senn, DDS, DABFO

President, American Society of Forensic Odontology

8:10 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.  Program IntroductionEric S. Wilson, DDS, DABFO

President-Elect, American Society of Forensic Odontology

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The Future of State Operated Fatality TeamsKevin Tweedy

County Coroner, Taney County, MO Commander of MODRS, Missouri Disaster Response System

10:00 – 10:15 Break
 10:15 – 10:45 a.m. The Future of State Operated Fatality Teams (continued)
10:45 – 11:10 a.m. Michigan State Team Design/Organization – (MiMORT)Gary Berman, DDS, DABFO
11:10 – 11:35 a.m. Ohio State Team Design/OrganizationCharles E. Berner, DDS, DABFO


11:35 – 12:00 p.m.  Nebraska State Team Design/OrganizationKenneth P. Hermsen, DDS, MS
12:00p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Luncheon and Annual Business Meeting  Empire Ballroom – A
1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.  Forensic Odontology CaseworkPeter W. Loomis, DDS, DABFO

Founder & Director – New Mexico MFI Dental Identification Team

2:15 – 2:45 p.m.  Forensic Odontology CaseworkAmber Riley, RDH, MS &Anthony R. Cardoza, DDS, DABFO
2:45 – 3:15 p.m.  Forensic Odontology CaseworkCathy Law, DDS DABFO
 3:15 – 3:30 Break
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Forensic Odontology CaseworkJohn Filippi, DDS, DABFO
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Forensic Odontology CaseworkRichard M. Scanlon, DMD
4:30 – 5:00 p.m.  Forensic Odontology Casework – For the Love of MoneyBruce A. Schrader, DDS, DABFO

ASFO Executive Director

5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. American Board of Forensic Odontology (ABFO) – Board Certification Application and Examination Requirements – An UpdateBruce A. Schrader, DDS, DABFO

ABFO Certification and Examination Committee


Refund Policy: All requests for refunds must be submitted via e-mail ( Phone requests are not accepted. Cancelled registration fees will be refunded according to this time schedule: Prior to Dec. 31st at 75%; Jan. 1 – Jan. 31 – Feb. 4 at 60%; No refunds after February 4th. Registration deadline is Feb. 4th.

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