FERNANDO FORTES PICOLI

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Fernando Fortes Picoli is dentist, Doctoral Course Student in Dentistry (Federal University of Goias, Brazil), has master degree in Dentistry (Federal University of Goias, Brazil), he is also Specialist in Orthodontics and Forensic Odontology. Since 2010 he has been working as Forensic Expert at Scientific Police of Goias (Brazil) and has expertise in violent death crime scene exams (more than 2 years working as a Crime Scene Investigator), Forensic Ballistics (had worked for more than 5 years at the Ballistics Crime Lab in firearms and ammunition exams) and Forensic Dentist (since 2018 has been working at the Goiania’s forensic morgue). In the field of Forensic Odontology, the main skills are related to human identification, human traumatology (pathology of trauma, especially firearms wounds) and human age estimation (doctoral research project ongoing). He has experience with the use of computed tomography and radiography for Forensic Odontology purposes. He is (co) author of 1 book and almost 30 publications in peer-reviewed journals.