Live Online Education

2022 Online Forensic Symposium

January 24th – 28th, 2022 from 8:45am – 12pm EST

Welcome to the 2022 Current Trends Symposium on Seized Drug Analysis. Now in its 5th year, this On-line Symposium has gained a reputation for creating a sense of community for forensic practitioners across the globe while disseminating timely and impactful information from recognized experts in their respective discipline – a feat accomplished with no registration fee and no travel costs.

Module I

March 16th and 17th, 2022 from 12pm - 4pm ET each day


This is an introductory module concerning the investigation of death scenes with a focus on drug overdose and drug related deaths. Its primary purpose is to introduce new death investigators, coroners, and law enforcement personnel to best practices of drug death scene investigation and documentation. It will introduce major drug categories encountered in drug deaths, and their effects, personal protection from potential drug exposure at scenes, medication/prescription records review, an overview of laboratory practices that assists in evaluation of drug involvement causing death and working with toxicologists to order appropriate testing and result interpretation.

in Today’s Complex Drug Environment: 2022

April 20, 2022


Accurate determination of death is a critical public health function, and in the midst of our polydrug opioid crisis, scene investigation, body examination and autopsy, and toxicology are increasingly challenging to our investigators, law enforcement, forensic pathologists and toxicologists.

The CFSRE is pleased to offer this extensive three-module series on Investigation and certification of drug related deaths. The series is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI). Registration is FREE to qualified registrants, and places are limited.

in Today’s Complex Drug Environment: 2022

May 25, 2022


Accurate determination of death is a critical public health function, and in the midst of our polydrug opioid crisis, scene investigation, body examination and autopsy, and toxicology are increasingly challenging to our investigators, law enforcement, forensic pathologists and toxicologists.

The CFSRE is pleased to offer this extensive three-module series on Investigation and certification of drug related deaths. The series is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI). Registration is FREE to qualified registrants, and places are limited.

Hybrid

September 26th - September 30th, 2022


We are pleased to announce that enrollment is open for a hybrid – in-person and simultaneous live online – version of the Robert F Borkenstein Course on “The Effects of Drugs on Human Performance and Behavior” September 26th – September 30th, 2022!