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DNA Webinar Archive

Using DNA Evidence to Solve Missing Persons, Homicide, and Trafficking Cases

August 10, 2010 8:00 PM - August 11, 2010 7:59 PM

Art Eisenberg, PhD, University of North Texas Center for Human Identification; Officer G.W. Adams, University of North Texas Health Science Center Police Department; and B.J. Spamer, University of North Texas Center for Human Identification, Forensic Services Unit, present an overview of the University of North Texas's human identification program and how they are using DNA and the national DNA database to bring closure to missing persons and homicide cases. Participants will learn what law enforcement, victim service providers, and other professionals can do to provide guidance to families of missing loved ones.  Presenters will discuss innovative uses of DNA to prevent human trafficking.