IABPA Committees

 

To find out more about these committees, please follow the links below:

 

Standing Committees

Awards Committee

Education Committee 

Ethics Committee

Membership Committee 

Publications Committee


Additional Committees

Certification Research Committee

Dan Rahn Research Grant Committee

Translation Committee

Standing Committees

Awards Committee

The Awards Committee receives and evaluates written nominations for award recipients and make recommendations to the Board regarding recipients. It will also draft award descriptions of and criteria.

 

  • Chair - Vacant
  • Emily Williams
  • T. Paulette Sutton
  • Tony Mangione


Education Committee

The Education Committee carries out issues as directed by the IABPA Bylaws

 

  • Chair- Erin Sims
  • Holly Latham
  • Gord Lefebvre
  • Josita Limborgh
  • Reg Mollicone

Ethics Committee

The Ethics Committee carries out ethics issues as directed by the IABPA Bylaws

 

  • Chair- Rich Tewes
  • Rob Jones
  • Gillian Leak
  • Matt Noedel

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee carries out membership issues as directed by the IABPA Bylaws

 

  • Chair-Norman Reeves
  • Martin Eversijk
  • Gord Lefebvre
  • DeWayne Morris
  • Cristina Gonzalez
  • Janette Psaroudis
  • Rich Tewes

Publications Committee

The Publications Committee consists of associate editors of the Journal of Bloodstain Pattern Analysis. The committee is responsible for the continuous recording of information concerning our organization and the discipline of BPA. The associate editors are responsible for the peer review of articles submitted to the Journal for possible publication. They also research current literature for abstracts of BPA articles as well as new ideas for the Journal

 

  • Chair – Stuart James
  • Barton P. Epstein
  • Daniel Mabel
  • Paul E. Kish
  • Jon J. Nordby
  • Celestina Rossi
  • Joe Slemko
  • T. Paulette Sutton

Additional Committees

Certification Research Committee

The Certification Research Committee will utilize existing polling data and all other gathered data to report on how to implement and structure BPA certification test(s)

 

  • Chair- Don Schuessler
  • Co-Chair - Anthony Mangione
  • Colin Hoare
  • Lisa Perry
  • Tina Young

Dan Rahn Research Grant Committee

The Dan Rahn Research Grant Committee will receive applications from the Secretary/Treasurer, review them, and make recommendations to the Board

 

  • Chair- Lynne D. Herold, PhD., Senior Criminalist
  • Silke M.C. Brodbeck, MD, Ph.D.
  • Martin Eversdijk
  • T. Paulette Sutton, MS, MT (ASCP)
  • Brian Yamashita, Ph.D., Research Scientist

 

Translation Committee

The Translation Committee will ensure that an accurate, true, and acceptable translation of the BPA glossary and definitions will be created for the various languages

 

  • Chair- Phillipe Esperanca
  • Sabine Hess
  • Silke Brodbeck
  • Celine Nicloux
  • Andrea Berti