DIRECTORS

Our advisors are internationally recognized expert practitioners and researchers in their related forensic science disciplines.





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PRESIDENT
Faye Battiste-Otto, RN

Entrepreneur in Forensic Sciences
President and CEO, American
Forensic Nurses, Inc.
Co-Founder, IAFN
California, USA
VICE PRESIDENT
Janet S. Barber, MSN, RN

Colonel, USAF NC, (Ret)
Clinical Nurse Consultant
Forensic Educator
Indiana, USA

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SECRETARY/TREASURER
Paul T. Clements, PhD, CNS-BC, CGS

Forensic Psychiatric Mental Health
Forensic Educator
Virginia, USA



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Pamela A. Assid, MSN, RN, CEN, Major
USAFR NC

Forensic Educator
President, IPR Medical Legal Consulting, LLC
Colorado, USA
Patrick Besant-Matthews, MD
Forensic Pathologist
Forensic Science Consultant
Texas, USA

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Laura Billon, CFI, MFS
Fire Investigator
California, USA
Robert "Bob" Blackledge, MS
Criminalist, Forensic Chemist
California, USA

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Robert Byrd, DDS
Forensic Odontologist
CEO, Forensic Medicine Group
Wyoming, USA
Cari Caruso, RN, SANE-A
Forensic Educator
Sexual Assault Forensic Nurse Examiner
CEO, Forensic Nurse Professionals, Inc.
California, USA

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M. Susan Compton, RN, BSHA, MSHL, DHSc
Hospice Specialist, Oncology
Healthcare Risk Management
Ardent West Senior Living Management
Ardent Hospice and Palliative Care
California, USA
Joseph T. DeRanieri, MSN, RN, CPN, BCECR
Crisis Prevention and Intervention
Delaware, USA

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Giancarlo Di Vella, PhD, MD
Forensic Pathologist
Bari, Italy
Brian Donnelly, PhD, RPh
Pharmacologist, Forensic Toxicologist
Director, Global Security, Pfizer Inc.
New York, USA

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Catherine Dougherty, MA, RN
Trauma and ED Nursing
Tissue Recovery and Implantation
Texas, USA
Barry A. J. Fisher, BS, MS, MBA
Criminalist
Crime Lab Director, Los Angeles Sheriff's Department
California, USA

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Vernon J. Geberth, MS, MPS, BBA
Lt. Cmdr., Ret., NYPD/Homicide
New York, USA
Neal Haskell, PhD
Forensic Entomologist
International Forensic Entomology Consultant
Indiana, USA

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Walter Mikac, B. Pharm. (AU)
Traumatic Bereavement Specialist
Victoria, Australia
Kenneth E. Mills, PhD
Clinical Psychologist, Cognitive Behavioral Therapist
Manila, Philippines
California, USA

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John Carpenter Otto, BA, JD
Diplomate Em. ABOTA
California, USA
Elizabeth E. Panke, PhD, MD
Molecular Pathologist, DNA
President and Director, Genetica DNA Laboratories, Inc.
Ohio, USA

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Christena L. Roberts, MD
Forensic Pathology Consulting and Private Autopsies
CJ Consulting of America (LLC)
Florida, USA
Bruce T. Sackman, MA
Special Agent, Ret., Criminal Investigations
Department of Veterans Affairs
Office of the Inspector General
New York, USA

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Danny Scalf, MS, MC, ACR
Human Intelligence, National Security Specialist
Arizona, USA
Patty Seneski, RN, ENP
Bioterrorism, Disaster Planning
Arizona, USA

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Mary K. Sullivan, MSN, RN-BC, CARN
Forensic Psychiatric Mental Health
Clinical Forensic Nurse Specialist
Arizona, USA
Giuseppe "Jimmy" Troccoli, MD
Forensic Psychiatrist
Bari, Italy

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Charles V. Wetli, MD
Forensic Pathologist
New York, USA
Dian Williams, PhD, RN, LNC, DF-IAFN
Arson, Ethics in Criminal Justice Practice
President and Founder, Center for Arson Research
Pennsylvania, USA

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