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Bureau of Legal Dentistry

Forensic Dentistry at BOLD

"Hunt For the Mad Trapper" airs on Discovery Channel

BOLD was heavily involved in the case of the Mad Trapper of Rat River.

UBC Forensic Dentist Appointed to Order of Canada

Established in 1967, the Order of Canada is the highest honour awarded to Canadian citizens.

Watch Dr. David Sweet O.C. Invested Into the Order Of Canada

The investiture ceremony was recorded by Rogers TV Ottawa.

NOTICE: No applications are being accepted at this time or in the foreseeable future for any of the following:

 • staff positions (paid or voluntary),
 • research assistant positions,
 • graduate studies,
 • undergraduate elective programs (including the summer program),
 • post-doc studies/collaborations, etc.

BOLD is a forensic odontology laboratory at the University of British Columbia. It is the first and only laboratory in North America that is dedicated to full-time forensic dentistry research, casework and graduate teaching. It is the place where laboratory discoveries and modern forensic methods are applied to dental evidence to assist in the resolution of legal issues.

BOLD is a centre of excellence that aims to act as a resource for odontologists and other forensic scientists who deal with teeth, bones, saliva, DNA and dental records. Experts here can provide assistance with:

  • Investigation
  • Identification
  • Analysis
  • Testimony

a place of mind, The University of British Columbia

Bureau of Legal Dentistry
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