Meeting notices

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Future NAME Meetings

• NAME 2018 Annual Meeting
 October 12-16, 2018
 Hilton West Palm Beach
West Palm Beach, FL

• NAME 2019 Interim Meeting
 February 19, 2019
 Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD
 Program Chair - David Fowler - Forensic radiology, MRI and CT reading refreshers, 
 hosting MRI/CT equipment in the office

• NAME 2019 Annual Meeting
 Kansas City, MO

• NAME 2020 Annual Meeting
 Denver, CO

RTI Courses - CME and SAMs available

RTI International is working with NAME to provide several on-line educational courses via their web site at

These courses are written by NAME members, vetted by the EPP Committee, and are eligible for CME and SAMs credits. Please check out their website for additional information.

Sixteenth International Conference on Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma

Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Orlando, Florida, USA

The National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome (NCSBS) is proud to announce the Sixteenth International Conference on Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma. This world renowned conference will be held on September 16, 17, 18, 2018 in exciting Orlando, Florida.  

The program planning committee is looking for abstracts to present from following areas of expertise: latest medical information and research, legal challenges surrounding AHT cases, investigative techniques, evidence-based and creative prevention programs and initiatives, and support for families and rehabilitation for victims of SBS/AHT. The abstract submission process is now open and will close on November 3, 2017. Visit for more information and to submit an abstract.

Advances in Forensic Medicine & Pathology Conference

May 10 & 11, 2018
Weber’s Inn, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Join us on Thursday, May 10 & Friday, May 11, 2018, for the 9th annual Advances in Forensic Medicine and Pathology conference organized by Dr. Jeffrey Jentzen, Professor and Director of Autopsy and Forensic Services in the Department of Pathology at Michigan Medicine.

This year's conference will address topics related to cutting edge technology, techniques, advances and current controversies in the field of forensic medicine.  As a result of participating in this activity, participants will:

  • Understand the difficulties in identification of undocumented border crossers (UBC’s)

  • Recognize the risks of childhood suicides

  • Understand the role of artifacts and external influences in post-mortem toxicology

  • Be able to perform autopsies on high profile cases

  • Understand strategies in investigating childhood deaths and suicides

  • Improve practices in drug certification

  • Understand critical incident management

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