Disaster Victim Identification Course

This international 5-day course is offered by The Department of Forensic Medicine, Aarhus University, with the patronage of IOFOS (International Organization of Forensic Odonto-Stomatology).

The upcoming 5-day course takes place from March 4 to March 8, 2024 at The Department of Forensic Medicine, Aarhus University, which is part of Aarhus University Hospital.

Course organiser

Dorthe Arenholt Bindslev, DDS, PhD, professor (forensic odontology), certified specialist in orthodontics,  Aarhus University, Denmark, Dept. of Forensic Medicine  Chief Dental Officer in the Danish DVI-team  Email: dbindslev@forens.au.dk

Co-organiser: Line Staun Larsen, DDS, PhD, Forensic Odontologist. Assist. prof., Department of Forensic Medicine and Department of Dentistry and Oral Health, Aarhus University, Denmark

Internationally recognized teachers

Lectures, exercises and hands-on sessions will be offered by internationally recognized teachers with in-depth experience in forensic odontology and disaster victim identification.

Course participants

The course is open for dentists with special interest in Forensic Odontology, with or without previous knowledge and/or experience in the field.

Course fee

The Course fee of 1950 Euros will cover the course, and includes lunches, coffee/tea breaks, two dinners and a social excursion. Accomodation is not included.

Participate in our next course

The number of participants is limited to 16. To pre-register please fill out the application form and mail to dbindslev@forens.au.dk before December 10, 2023. When your application has been accepted you will receive information about billing. For final accept of participation the course fee has to be payed.


The following link may be of help to find information about the Aarhus area:  accommodation,  how to get around etc. visitaarhus.com  Please note that Aarhus University Hospital Skejby where the course is offered, is located north of Aarhus City Center. There are frequent bus and light train connections from the city center.