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A Bug's Life: Forensic Entomology Workshop

at John Jay College of Criminal Justice - Hell's Kitchen

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Hell's Kitchen, Manhattan
524 W 59th St
Btwn 10th & 11th Avenues
New York, New York 10019
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 25

What you'll learn in this lecture class:

Forensic entomology involves the use of insects in legal investigations. Insects are commonly overlooked in an investigation; however, they can provide a wealth of information. Forensic entomology can be used many circumstances, including homicides, drug and arms trafficking, assaults, senior and child abuse and/or neglect, animal abuse, poaching and pest control.

This two-day workshop will include a lecture portion detailing the importance of insects and collection techniques followed by practical exercises, in which participants will be responsible for identifying, collecting and analyzing the insect evidence collected at a mock crime scene. 

This workshop would be useful to a wide variety of professions including, but not limited to:
  • medical examiners and pathologists
  • coroners
  • medical personnel
  • law enforcement officials
  • attorneys
  • social workers
  • investigators
  • veterinarians
  • crime scene analysts
  • entomologists
Learn about the insight insects can provide and how insects can be useful to you.

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Refunded funds will only be applied back to the original payment method. Class fee may be refunded if cancellation is made prior to the start date of class. 

"No Shows" will be deemed a cancellation without any refund/tuition fees. No refunds to any student once the class commences. Contact Director for further information. By attending the class you agree to abide by all general applicable rules and regulations governing your class that have been provided or otherwise made know to you. 

If class is cancelled by John Jay College due to the college closing then the student has the option of a refund or applying to next available class. If the class doesn't not meet because the minimum enrollment has not been met, the student has the option of a refund of the class fee or apply to a future class. Instructors and rooms assignments are subject to change at any time. No refunds will be returned for these situations. Students must complete mandated requirements set forth to achieve a certificate of completion. John Jay College of Criminal Justice reserves the right to limit or deny the access to any entity or any individual.

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