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6th Swiss International Wound Ballistics Workshop

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6th Swiss International Wound Ballistics Workshop

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - Friday, December 1, 2017

This two day Workshop discusses the theoretical and practical aspects of wound ballistics; the discussions are led by various experts. There are also live demonstrations, under laboratory conditions, of a variety of projectiles being shot into internationally accepted tissue simulants (no animals are used).

The Workshop is designed to give an essential understanding of the subject, mainly to the following professions:

-Forensic specialists

-Law enforcement shooting instructors

-Lawyers specializing in international humanitarian law and human rights law


-Health professionals, especially trauma surgeons;


Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Friday, December 1, 2017


University of Bern, Institute of Legal Medicine, Center of Forensic Physics/Ballistics


Congress Center Hitzkirch
Hitzkirch,Switzerland+ Google Map