The Forensic Science Training Institute
at Cedar Crest College

2018 Workshops

2018 | Workshops

The Forensic Science Training Institute at Cedar Crest College is designed to offer continuing education to both investigative and scientific professionals in the forensic sciences. Along with the FEPAC accredited undergraduate Forensic Science program, Cedar Crest College hopes to make a positive contribution in the training and education of current and future professionals.


Cedar Crest College is easily accessible from the Cedar Crest Boulevard exit of Interstate 78 in both the eastbound and westbound directions in Allentown, PA. The entrance to the College is located on Cedar Crest Boulevard just one mile from Interstate 78.

The Lehigh Valley International Airport is located just 10 miles from the College.

For Course Information Contact:

Forensic Science Leadership Series
Cedar Crest College
Phone: 610-606-4661

Hotel Accommodations

4325 Hamilton Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
(610) 366-1600


NEAFS members will be given priority in registration by being allowed to register early for workshops (see table for dates). After the NEAFS only registration period, registration will be made available to all others pending space availability.


Workshop Dates
Registration Deadline
Contextual Bias in Forensic Science. What is it, how do we detect it, and what can we do about it?
March 13 – 15, 2018
January 31
Workshop on Emerging Drugs
June 7 - 8, 2018
June 1
Focusing on Interpreting Bloodstains and Bloodstain Patterns on Clothing

June 18 - 22, 2018
May 18

Please Note: The course instructors along with the Forensic Science Training Institute will make a decision on course cancellations on the registration deadline. Any student registered at that time will receive a full refund if the decision is made to cancel the course. If the decision is made to run the course at that time, the course will run as scheduled and no refunds will be given after that point. If the course is scheduled to run and seats are still available late registrations will be accepted.