FASE BASIC COURSE AND SYMPOSIUM 2021
Forensic Anthropology Society of Europe

September 20 - 24
Medical School, University of Crete
Heraklion, Crete
important dates
15 Jan: registrations are OPEN

Course Program

Monday (20th September)
09:00 - 09:30 Official Welcoming FASE President(Christina Cattaneo)
09:30 - 10:00 Introduction to Forensic Anthropology:tasks, skills, objectives and constraints. Elena Kranioti, University of Crete
10:00 - 11:30 Bone Biology and Histology, Growth and Development Julieta G. Garcia-Donas, University of Dundee
11:30 - 12:00 Coffee Break
12:00 - 13:30 Human osteology - part 1: Human versus Animal; Cranium + Teeth Maria Teresa Santos Ferreira, University of Coimbra
13:30 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 17:00 Hands-on J.Garcia Donas, D. Nathena, E. Kranioti
TUESDAY (21st of September)
09:00 - 10:30 Human osteology - part 2: Thorax and Upper Limbs Prof. Philip Lefèvre, Université Libre de Bruxelles
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30 Human osteology - part 3: Lower Limbs and Pelvis Prof. Philip Lefèvre, Université Libre de Bruxelles
12:30 - 13:15 Anatomical variants: Non-Metrics Traits Zuzana Obertova, Forensic science institute, Zurich
13:15 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 17:00 Hands-on J. Garcia Donas, D. Nathena, E. Kranioti
WEDNESDAY (22nd of September)
09:00 - 09:45 Taphonomy Konstantinos Moraitis, University of Athens
09:45 - 10:45 Biological profile: sex and stature Elena Kranioti, University of Crete
10:45 - 11:15 Coffee break
11:15 - 12:15 Biological profile: Age at death - Juveniles Marina Steyn, University of Pretoria
12:15 - 13:15 Biological profile: Age at death - Adults Julieta G. Garcia-Donas, University of Dundee
13:15 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 17:00 Hands-on J.GarciaDonas, D. Nathena, E. Kranioti
THURSDAY (23rd of September)
09:00 - 09:45 Biological profile: Ancestry Prof. Ann Ross, North Carolina State University
09:45 - 10:45 Pathology (diseases, antemortem trauma) Eugenia Cunha, University of Lisboa and Coimbra
10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:00 Trauma (BFT-Ballistic) Elena Kranioti, University of Crete
12:00 - 12:45 Blast Injuries and Sharp Force Trauma Konstantinos Moraitis, University of Athens
12:45 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 Sorting Commingled remains (MNI) Pascal Adalian, Aix-Marseilles University
14:30 - 17:00 Hands-on J. Garcia Donas, D. Nathena, E. Kranioti
20:00 - Social Diner
FRIDAY (24th of September)
09:00 - 09:45 Estimating PMI: forensic vs. Non forensic Pascal Adalian, Aix-Marseilles University
09:45 - 10:45 Positive Identification Methods (bone morphology, radiology etc.) Zuzana Obertova, Forensic science institute, Zurich
10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:15 Supplementary methods in Forensic Anthropology (isotopes, entomology, marine biology). Prof. Ann Ross, North Carolina State University
12:15 - 13:15 Career paths and future in Forensic Anthropology Eugenia Cunha/Ann Ross/Zuzana Obertova
13:15 - 14:30 Lunch
14:30 - 16:30 Hands-on J. Garcia Donas, D. Nathena, E. Kranioti
16:30 - 17:00 Final Discussion

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December 2019