The University of Benin (UNIBEN) Centre for Forensic Programmes and DNA Studies (CFPS), is set to hold her first virtual training workshop, CAMPUS GIST reports.
This was disclosed in a two-page statement made available to CAMPUS GIST on Friday, in Benin City by the CFPS, Office of the Vice Chancellor.
The programme has as theme: “Application of knowledge of Forensic and DNA tools in combating pandemic and enhancing crime scene investigation.”
CAMPUS GIST reports that the workshop will hold virtually via videoconferencing software, Zoom from August 4 – 5th, 2020.
See program of events below…
11:30am – 11:58am: Admission of Participants
12:00 – 12:20pm: Welcome address by University of Benin Vice-Chancellor (Professor (Mrs.) Lillian Salami)
12:30pm – 12:45pm: An Introduction and overview on Forensic, Crime scene Investigation and Pandemic by the Director of Centre for Forensic Programs and DNA Studies, University of Benin (Professor Edeaghe Ehikhamenor)
12:15 pm – 01:45pm: First speaker
AIG (Rtd). Dr. Akhiwu Wilson (MBBS, MSC (Tox), PGDIP (FOREN.PSYCH), FMCPath, FWACP, CERT FOR ANTHRO)
01:45 pm – 02:00 pm: A brief break for refreshments and exchange of pleasantries by participants
02:00 pm – 02:45 pm: Second Speaker
Chief/Force Consultant Pathologist, Nigeria Police Force
Topic: Crime Scene Investigation: Application of Forensic and DNA skills in rape Investigation, Nigeria experience
Professor Ikhide Imumorin
Adjunct Professor, School of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta USA and President CEO African Biosciences Ltd.
Topic: Pandemic Covid-19 Virus: Rationalization of Susceptibility of Victims and Enhanced Survival based on their Genetic Profile
02:50pm – 03:00pm: Announcement vote of thank by Dr. Victoria Mokwenye
11:45am 12:10pm: Admission of Participants
12:15 pm 01:00 pm: First Speaker
Dr. Ona Ekhomu (CFE, CPP, CSP, PCI, CPO)
Chairman of Management and Security, Lagos, Nigeria
Topic: Crime Scene Investigation: Forensic Ballistics and Firearms analysis of the gun, cartridges and other missiles to know The real shooters
01:05 pm – 01:50 pm: Second Speaker
Professor Peter O. Olayiwola (Ph.D). FCFI, FNCS, Citp, JP)
Topic: Crime Scene Investigation: Application of Computer Digital and Mobile Phone Forensics to Combat Cybercrimes in Nigeria
01:45 pm 01:55 pm: A brief break for refreshments and exchange of pleasantries by participants
02:00pm – 02:45pm: Third Speaker
Professor Ikhide Imumorin
Adjunct Professor, School of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA.
and President & CEO African Biosciences Ltd.
Topic: Pandemic Covid-19 Virus: Application of Forensic and DNA analysis in testing and Management
12:50 pm – 03:05 pm Fourth Speaker
Dr. Adesuwa Urhoghide Edigin (RDS, MHA, Cert LRM)
President Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria, Edo state branch
Topic: The Role of Networking amongst Various Stakeholders in Combating Crime in the Society
03:10 pm 03:20 pm: Vote of Thanks by Barrister Aigbe Irene
“The Centre appreciates the members of committee for the 1st Virtual training workshop namely:
“Nwawuba Stanley U
Amidu Latifu Adeniyi Okojie Beckley Odianosen
All Academic and Non-Academic Staff of CEFPADS
All Student of CEFPADS.”
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Request for training certificate with all the eLearning materials with regards to the 1st Virtual Forensic workshop is possible via payment to the account;
Name: Zenith Bank
Name of Account: FORDEC
A/c number: 101 660 020 4
After payment, send a scanned copy of proof of payment to email: CEFPADS@uniben.edu
For enquiry, call: 08065699068.