American Board of Forensic Anthropology Law and Legal Definition

The American Board of Forensic Anthropology is a non-profit organization to promote standards for professional forensic anthropologists and certifies members who meet those standards. The American Board of Forensic Anthropology is accredited by the Forensic Specialties Accreditation Board.

The board provides a program of certification in forensic anthropology. In order to maintain certification, diplomates must demonstrate an ongoing record of activities in the field of forensic anthropology and engage in continuing education.