Bode Cellmark Forensics’ Annual Forensic DNA Conference

Bode 2019 Conference

Bode Cellmark Forensics’ Annual Forensic DNA Conference

Bode Cellmark is pleased to announce the 18th Annual Forensic DNA Conference – Bode 2019.  The Bode 2019 Conference will be our premier continuing education event of the year.

Hyatt Regency
Phoenix, AZ
April 23-26, 2019

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The Annual Forensic DNA Conference provides training on the latest techniques and technologies to the forensic science community and gives scientists the opportunity to share experiences from their laboratories. Leaders from various law enforcement and federal agencies will provide lectures, demonstrations, and mini-workshops about new technologies, concepts, and challenges in the DNA identification field.

Pre-register early to save $50 on the general registration fee.

  • Pre-registration fee: $635 through January 31, 2019
  • Early registration fee: $685 through March 25, 2019
  • Registration fee: $740 after March 25, 2019

Workshops:  $150 gains you access to all of the workshops.

Fees include meals listed in the program and events.

Bode 2019 preliminary program – Click here for program PDF

Refund Policy: All requests for refunds must be submitted via email to Phone and fax requests are not accepted.

Canceled registration fees will be refunded through April 10, 2019. No refunds will be issued after April 10, 2019.

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The venue will be at the Hyatt Regency in Phoenix, AZ. A limited amount of rooms are available at a rate of $133/night (or prevailing per diem) for government employees until March 25, 2019, or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. Please mention G-BOD1 when making your reservation.

Non-government individuals will be able to reserve rooms in the room block at $209/night until March 25, 2019, or until the remaining room block is sold-out, whichever comes first. Please mention G-BOD5 when making your reservation.

Please call 1-800-233-1234 to make your reservations and reference your Group Code.

Call for Speakers

We are accepting abstracts until January 19, 2019, based on the theme of “Navigating the Changing World of Forensics DNA.” Submit your abstract by email to

Vendor Exhibition Information – click here to email us for more information.

Please note that conference attendance is limited to public sector practitioners, invited guests and paying sponsors. Practitioners include individuals actively working in public forensic crime laboratories and individuals currently employed by a law enforcement agency.

Bode Cellmark Annual Forensic DNA Conference Programs


If you have any questions about the Bode 2019 Annual Conference, please email or call (703) 646-9880.