Published Online: 19 February 2004
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Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
(Received 28 February 2003; accepted 18 October 2003)
Walter McCrone was not only a remarkable forensic microscopist, but also a skilled grants man and devoted scientific professional. This article briefly recounts his activities in the1970s and 80s where he played a major role in securing grant funds to sponsor microscopy training around the country, and in using his considerable professional influence to advance the cause of certification.
Paper ID: JFS2003328