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CJSM 0900 H13: Sexually Violent Crime: The Body as Evidence
Dr. Henry Lee and Dr. Leah Bush, Instructors


Early Bird Price ends September 15, 2014

November 3-4, 2014

November 3-4, 2014; 2-Day Seminar; Fairfax, VA; Sexually Violent Crime: The Body As Evidence; Presented by Dr. Henry Lee, with Dr. Leah Bush; Enhance your investigative knowledge and reconstruction skills; Gain insight into emerging issues in forensic evidence; Learn from top forensic experts

Course Description
Topic Highlights
Features
Preliminary Agenda
Who Should Attend
Instructors
Location

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Sexually violent crime continues to challenge investigators and concern the general public. It has been estimated that every two minutes, someone in the United States is sexually assaulted. In many cases, sexual assault results in homicide. Dr. Henry Lee and Dr. Leah Bush, two of the countries top forensic scientists, will share their individual and collective expertise to help the participants understand the importance of the body as evidence as it relates to sexually violent crimes.

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TOPIC HIGHLIGHTS

  • Sexual Assault
  • Violent Crime
  • Case Studies
  • Serial Rape and Homicide
  • Sexual Assault Case Reconstruction
  • Biological Evidence on Body
  • Trace Evidence on Body
  • Pattern Evidence on Body
  • Medical Evidence Case Studies


FEATURES

  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be awarded by George Mason University
  • Application has been made for career development/in-service credit from the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
  • Continental breakfast and lunch (both days)
  • Course materials
  • Certificate of Attendance
 
Registration
  • Print registration form (fax or mail)
  • Register online*
  • *Full payment by Visa or MasterCard only required at the time of online registration.

    Schedule
    November 3-4, 2014 (Monday-Tuesday)
  • Time: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Location: HFL     Status: Open


  • Fee

    $650.00

    CEUs
    Each seminar is recommended for:
  • 1.2 CEUs
  • 12 Contact Hours
  • Contact Info.
    Prince William Campus
  • Online contact form
  • Address:
      George Mason University
    Office of Continuing Professional Education
      10900 University Blvd.
      Manassas, VA 20110
  • Telephone: 703-993-8335
  • Fax: 703-993-8336
  • PRELIMINARY AGENDA

    Monday, November 3

     
     

    7:30 a.m.

    Check-in/Registration

    8:00 a.m.

    Continental Breakfast

    8:30 a.m.

    Welcome/Opening Remarks

    9:00 a.m.

    Morning Session: Sexually Violent Crime Case Studies

    Noon-1:00 p.m.

    Networking Lunch

    1:00-5:00 p.m.

    Afternoon Session: Medical Evidence

    5:00-8:00 p.m.

    Book Signing

         

    Tuesday, November 4

     
     

    8:00 a.m.

    Continental Breakfast

     

    9:00 a.m.

    Morning Session: Medical Evidence Case Studies

      Noon-1:00 p.m. Networking Lunch
     

    1:00-5:00 p.m.

    Sexually Violent Crimes Case Studies and Q&A

     

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    WHO SHOULD ATTEND

    • Forensic Scientists
    • Crime Scene Analysts
    • Law Enforcement
    • Trial Attorneys
    • Coroners/Medical Examiners
    • Prosecutors
    • Judges
    • Forensic Scientists
    • Hospital Emergency Room Nurses
    • Rape Crisis Center Personnel

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    INSTRUCTORS

    Dr. Henry C. Lee is currently the Chief Emeritus for Scientific Services and was the Commissioner of Public Safety for the State of Connecticut. He has served as that state’s Chief Criminalist since 1979. Dr. Lee is a Distinguished Professor at the University of New Haven and founder of the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science at University of New Haven. Dr. Lee’s work has made him a landmark in the modern practice of forensic sciences and he has been a prominent player in many of the most challenging cases of the last 40 years. During his career, he has worked with law enforcement agencies in helping to solve more than 6,000 cases. Dr. Lee was the driving force in establishing a modern State Police Forensic Science Laboratory in Connecticut.

    Leah Bush, MD Former Chief Medical Examiner for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Dr. Bush is board certified in anatomic pathology, clinical pathology and forensic pathology. Dr. Bush received her BS in biology from Virginia Tech, her MS in biology from Virginia Commonwealth University and her MD from the Medical College of Virginia (MCV). She completed a pathology residency at MCV and a forensic pathology fellowship at the Medical Examiner’s Office in Richmond, Virginia

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    LOCATION

    Hyatt Fairfax at Fair Lakes
    12777 Fair Lakes Circle
    Fairfax, VA 22033
    Telephone: 703-818-1234
    Website: www.fairlakes.hyatt.com

      Photo of Hyatt Fairfax at Fair Lakes

    Room Rate: $129 (plus tax) for single/double has been negotiated for this seminar.

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