Purpose: To support the forensic sciences through education and research, and to preserve the history of forensic pathology.
The NAME Foundation supports the following awards at the annual meeting:
In addition to the benefit of supporting the forensic sciences and contributing to quality NAME meetings as noted above, all individuals who currently are or who become NAME Foundation members in 2019 will be given a free subscription to Academic Forensic Pathology (AFP). AFP is an electronic journal officially sponsored by the Foundation and published by SAGE Publishing, a leader in the medical publishing world. AFP was formerly the official journal of NAME and has an eight-year track record of outstanding articles having direct impact to forensic pathology. Beginning in 2019, the NAME Foundation became the official sponsoring organization of the Academic Forensic Pathology journal.
Once you become a member of the Foundation, you will see a tab at the top of this web site titled "AFP Journal". Instructions for signing up for your free subscription will be found there.
Membership in the NAME Foundation is an annual contribution to the Foundation in the amount listed below:
“Lifetime” cumulative donations are recognized by the Foundation at the following levels:
The NAME Foundation also recognizes the following classes of members:
The Institutional and Supporting Member donor forms are available using the hyperlinks here.
Contributions to the NAME Foundation are fully tax deductible as provided by section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
The NAME Foundation is a nonprofit charitable corporation established in 2006 under applicable provisions of the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation Code. It is organized and operated exclusively for public charitable, educational, and scientific uses and purposes within the meaning of section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, in such ways as the Board of Trustees of the corporation shall determine at its discretion. In furtherance of such purposes, the corporation has full power and authority:
SAGE Journals is the publisher of Academic Forensic Pathology, the official journal of the NAME Foundation.