Tasmania Branch News – Symposium Support

17/08/2022 | General
ANZFSS Symposium Support
The Tasmanian Branch is pleased to announce the recipients of conference support for the ANZFSS Symposium 2022. A special committee was convened to assess branch applications.

National Awards

Phoebe Carter (Forensic Science Service Tasmania) – ​Magic mushrooms – why do they turn blue?
Branch Awards
Sgt Gerard Dutton (Tasmania Police) – An unlikely police firearm training incident
Dr Loene Howes (University of Tasmania) – Critical forensic studies: Generating critical thinking about forensic science among current and future criminal justice practitioners
Tersia Oosthuizen (University of Tasmania, Postgraduate) – Comparative analysis of Australian legislation regarding forensic DNA use

Recipients of symposium support will also present in a ‘lightning round’ at a forthcoming branch meeting.