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Advanced Buried Body Workshop

The Florida Institute for Forensic Anthropology & Applied Science presents anadvanced workshop for forensic anthropologists, law enforcement, crime scene investigators,death investigators, & medical examiners on how to locate and excavate complex burials.This is an advanced course with hands-on field training, including the excavation of multipleperson burials & staged outdoor crime scenes using human cadavers from the USF HumanDonation program located at the USF/IFAAS FORT (Facility for Outdoor Research & Training). Participants must be able to perform physical outdoor field excavation methods and crime scene processingand must be prepared for the environmental conditions of Florida (e.g. insects, snakes, humidity, heat).