Day Two Agenda » Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Daily Sign-in and Continental Breakfast
Practical Experience: How VDFS Established Their Mixture Interpretation Procedures
8:30 a.m.–9:30 a.m.
Interpretation of Y-STR Mixtures and Statistical Applications
9:30 a.m.–10:40 a.m.
Jack Ballantyne Professor and Associate Director for Research, Department of Chemistry, National Center for Forensic Science, University of Central Florida
Download Ballantyne Interpretation Presentation 2.6MB PDF
Play Interpretation Video: Part One
Play Interpretation Video: Part Two
Dealing with Data That Falls Below Your Stochastic Threshold—Statistical Approaches
11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
NamUs: An Overview » Working Lunch
12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
Carrie Sutherland NamUs Regional and Forensic Services Coordinator, National Forensic Science Technology Center
Reporting DNA Mixture Results and Statistics
1:15 p.m.–2:15 p.m.
The Pros and Cons of Using the Modified Random Match, Probability of Inclusion/Exclusion and Likelihood Ratio
2:15 p.m.–3:20 p.m.
Legal Issues and Considerations
3:40 p.m.–4:40 p.m.
4:40 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Michael Coble Forensic Biologist, Applied Genetics Group, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Play Voting Session Video