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Dr. Grgicak chairs the 2018 ISHI workshop on Systems Thinking and Forensic DNA Mixtures

In her workshop (Sept 24, 2018) at ISHI 29, Dr. Grgicak chairs a workshop demonstrating why a systems thinking approach to validation positively impacts forensic mixture interpretation outcomes. Dr. Grgicak describes what Systems Thinking is, how the PROVEDIt DNA Database came to be, and how her background in physical chemistry drives her research.


ISHI 2018 Workshop on Systems Thinking and Forensic DNA Validation with Drs. Butler, Cotton, Grgicak and Word

ISHI Workshop Systems Thinking and DNA Mixtures: Dynamic Models, Optimization, Validation and Inference Monday September 24th, 2018 // 8:30 am – 5:00 pm This workshop introduces systems thinking with demonstrations on applying a systems approach to forensic DNA mixture interpretation, optimization and validation. Topics to be covered include validation of the DNA interpretation pipeline containing …