Searching for Our Next ISHI Student Ambassador

Are you a student pursuing a degree in forensic science? Are you passionate about sharing your research with future generations? Can you “hashtag this” quicker than you can pipette? Would you like to win free registration for ISHI 32 in Orlando? If so, we invite you to apply to become an ISHI Student Ambassador.     […]

Save the Date for ISHI 32

An infant kidnapped from a Chicago hospital. A man who became an “unidentified living person” the instant a DNA test disproved his past. An internationally known investigative genetic genealogist who helped solve the mystery of their true identities. This is the story genetic detective CeCe Moore, along with Paul Fronczak, abandoned as a toddler 55 […]

What to Know Before You VIRTUALLY Go

What a roller coaster ride 2020 has been! With all that’s changed, we are excited that we’re still able to welcome you to ISHI 31 (albeit in a different format). We are thrilled to have so many of you joining us from around the world and though we’re meeting in a different way, our expert […]

Up for a Challenge? Compete at ISHI 31 to Win Prizes!

Submit photos each day of the General Sessions for a chance to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Complete additional tasks for a chance to win the grand prize – free admission to ISHI 32 (including workshops).     One of the things we love most about ISHI is seeing all of you, the attendees! […]

The ISHI 31 Agenda Has Been Announced!

The agenda has been released for the 31st International Symposium on Human Identification. Experts from around the world will be presenting on genetic genealogy, MPS, Rapid DNA, phenotyping and much more (including the interesting cases)! View the full agenda on our website!   This year, you can attend ISHI without even leaving the ranch. View […]

Advancing Forensic Science in Latin America

The Grupo Cientifico Latino-Americano de Trabajo Sobre Identificación Humana or Latin American Scientific group on Human Identification Work began at ISHI 21 in 2010. It was formed to allow opinion leaders and forensic scientists from Latin America to exchange information, challenges and knowledge in their own languages: Spanish and Portuguese. This meeting connects the Latin […]

Important Update- ISHI 31 Will Be a Virtual Event

Dear ISHI family,   The health and safety of our ISHI attendees, exhibitors, partners, and staff is our top priority.  Although we would love to gather together this fall in San Antonio, the uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic makes it impossible for us to guarantee a safe and satisfactory experience for attendees.  We have […]

Rock Your ISHI Tee for a Good Cause!

  Rock Your Favorite ISHI Tee for a Good Cause! Help neighbors in need by wearing your ISHI t-shirt.   Even though we may not be able to come together in the same location right now, we can still come together virtually. Let’s unite as one ISHI community and support those in our field and […]

Announcing the ISHI 31 Keynote: CeCe Moore and Paul Fronczak

“How do you like the name Jack?” the woman on the phone asked.   On April 27, 1964, a nurse came into the hospital room of Dora Fronczak, who had just given birth to her young son, Paul. She told Mrs. Fronczak that it was time to take the baby to the nursery (at that […]