In this webinar, the presenters will highlight the Forensic Anthropology Database for Assessing Methods Accuracy (FADAMA), which is a virtual repository of forensic anthropology case reports and accompanying data on the actual biological profile of the deceased individual.
This webinar will cover the goals, motivations, and ethical considerations behind the development of the database as well as the uses and limitations of the data available for research applications.
Attendees will gain a working knowledge of the FADAMA database including (but not limited to):
- The database's goals and motivations, ethical considerations, data accessibility, data provenance, and data standards.
- The uses and limitations of the data available for research applications.
- In-depth understanding of tips and tricks for correctly utilizing and analyzing the downloaded datasets.
- Dr. Cris Hughes | University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, IL
- Dr. Chelsea Juarez | California State University, Fresno in Fresno, CA