Dr. David Sweet Lecture

Dr. David Sweet
Faculty of Dentistry
And Director, BOLD

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on January 20, 2007 at 8:15 p.m., Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.


Crime Scene Investigation:
Identifying Victims and Perpetrators Using New Forensic Science Methods


Dr. Sweet is a Doctor of Dental Medicine and holds a Ph.D. in forensic medicine as well as being certified as a specialist in forensic odontology. He is an internationally recognized evidence expert, investigator, professor and researcher at UBC and Director of the Bureau of Legal Dentistry (BOLD) Laboratory, a unique crime-fighting laboratory where, through the analysis of DNA evidence, he pits modern science against criminals. Since 1984, Dr. Sweet has been involved in more than 700 forensic investigations in Canada, the United States, Europe, Australia, Central America, Africa and the Caribbean. Dr. Sweet has recently been appointed a consultant to INTERPOL.