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Forensic Dentistry: From the Cradle to the Grave
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John P. Kenney, DDS, MS, FACD, FAAPD, FAAFS, has decades of experience as a forensic odontologist. In this class, Dr. Kenney taps his expertise as he guides you through the history, importance and practical applications of the specialty.

This course covers:

  • The history and background of forensic odontology
  • How odontology, pathology and anthropology interact in death investigations
  • The role of dental ageing for legal purposes
  • How good dental records including charting previously done work or offices referred to can be critical in dental identification cases.
  • The role of DPAA-CIL, the DOD Central Identification Laboratory
  • The key role odontology plays in mass fatality incidents
  • The necessity of an esthetic oral autopsy on viewable victims
  • Bite mark evidence and how it has evolved
  • Examples of dental malpractice and fraud, and the importance of complete and accurate records in your office.

WARNING: This program contains discussion and graphic representation of violence that may be disturbing to some participants. Viewer discretion is advised.

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