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This links page has useful information for funeral service professionals. Included in this list of links are Website contacts for many associations, embalming chemical and product companies, professional publications, and government resources. Visit them to get up-to-date information on embalming and funeral service issues.

AssociationsEducationalForensicsGovernmentGrief Resources
Mortuary & Shipping ServicesProducts & ServicesOther Websites of Interest

Association Websites

Academy of Graduate Embalmers of Georgiax

Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practicex
This is a voluntary continuing education association.  Visit their Website to see how to become a member.

American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stressx

American Academy of Grief Counselingx

American Association for the Advancement of Sciencex

American Association of Tissue Banksx

American Society of Association Executivesx

Association of Death Education and Counselingx

Association of Organ Procurement Organizationsx

Australian Institute of Embalming PTY Ltd.x

British Institute of Embalmersx

British Institute of Embalmers in Americax

Epsilon Nu Delta Mortuary Fraternityx

Funeral Ethics Associationx
FEA provides continuing education for funeral directors and embalmers as well as serving as a resource for families and funeral service professionals on ethical practice issues.

International Cemetery and Funeral Associationx

International Critical Incident Stress Foundationx

International Funeral and Thanatology Associationx
This association has members all over the world and their Website has member contact information by country.

Midwest Bioarchaeology and Forensic Anthropology Associationx

National Environmental Health Associationx

National Funeral Directors Associationx

National Funeral Directors & Morticians Associationx

Ohio Embalmers Association

One Hundred Black Women of Funeral Servicex

Order of the Golden Rulex

Paleopathology Associationx

Selected Independent Funeral Homesx

Society of the Advancement of Bereavement Managementx

United Undertakersx

Educational Resource Websites

American Academy of Bereavementx

American Academy of Grief Counselorsx

Anatomy Now (online resource for anatomical charts, etc)x

Arc Mesa Educatorsx

Australasian Academy of Post Mortem Reconstructive Surgery!/pages/Aus-Academy-of-PM-Reconstructive-Surgery/249405778430442

Books about bodiesx

CDC dedicated Sepsis sitex

CMI Education Institutex

Death in Americax

Formacare (formaldehyde organization, Europe)

Formaldehyde Councilx

Fountain National Academyx

Free Medical Journals on the Webx

Gray’s Anatomy (the book) onlinex

Hektoen Internationalx

Historical Anatomies on the Webx

Institute for Crisis, Disaster & Risk Managementx

International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boardsx

International Critical Incident Stress Foundationx

Morbid Anatomy (blog)x

Mortuary & Funeral Educators Pty, Ltd. (Australia)x

Museum of Civil War Medicinex (Civil War Embalming Exhibit)

Museum of Osteologyx

National Fire Academyx

National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Centerx


Practicum Strategiesx

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation – Last Actsx

Soro’s Foundationx


Thanos Institutex

The Care Foundationx

The Embalming Roomx

The Modern Embalmerx (Champion Expanding Encyclopedia website)

University of Edinburgh Bone Collective Websitex

William Purves Embalming Academyx

World Congress of Mummiesx

Forensic Websites

Agreement on the Transfer of Corpsesx

American Academy of Forensic Sciencex

American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigatorsx

Armed Forces Institute of Pathologyx

Centennial Productsx
Forensic related products

Fireside Partners (emergency response training)x

Forensic Anthropology Centerx

Forensic Evidencex

Gizmos & Gadgetsx

Live from the Lake County (IL) Coroner’s Office (blog of Dr. Richard Keller)x

National Association of Medical Examinersx

National Forensic Academyx

National Forensic Science Technology Centerx

National Incident Management Systemx

National Institute of Justicex

National Mass Fatalities Institutex

Ron Smith and Associatesx

RTI International (forensic science education)x

University of Pittsburgh MC Bio-security Centerx
This site has information about weapons of mass destruction including biological, chemical and nuclear weapons.

Valentin Forensicsx

Virtual Autopsyx

Zeno’s Forensic Sitex

Government Websites

Centers for Disease Controlx
They have information about diseases with updates on West Nile Virus, SARS and other problematic conditions.

Department of Health and Human Servicesx

Department of Homeland Securityx

Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Teamx Joint POW/MIA Accounting Commandx

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reviewx

Mortuary Affairs Center (Ft. Lee, VA)x

National Library of
The Website for the online search engine, MedLine. You can search for articles on diseases, treatments, statistics and other medical related material.

Occupational Safety and Health Administrationx
OSHA has information on a variety of different topics pertaining to occupational safety and health including compliance tools and educational resources.

Pandemic Flu Websitex

U.S. State Departmentx
This Website contains information regarding receiving human remains from abroad and a listing of foreign embassies and consulates within the United States.

United Network for Organ Sharingx
UNOS has information on organ donation statistics as well as educational information.

Grief Resources Websites (see ASE’s Consumers page)

Mortuary and Shipping Services Websites  (see ASE’s Mortuary Services page)

Products and Services Websites

Aardbalm Limitedx (Formaldehyde free embalming fluid company based in England)

AFOSx (Temporary morgue facilities)

American Air and Waterx (Preparation room UV Air Cleaners)

American Funeral Directorx

American Funeral Supply Companyx (Funeral and prep room supplies)

Anatomical Charts Companyx

Ancestry by DNAx

Assured Decontamination Servicesx

Bad Air Spongex

Barrier Productsx (Body containment system)

Blake Emergency Servicesx (Disaster Response Organization based in England)

Bodyguard Leak Protection Trayx

Body Worlds (Plastination)x (Excellent exhibit currently at The California Science Center)

Casting Keepsakesx (Casting product kits: hands, feet, etc.)

Champion Companyx

Church and Chapel Metal Artsx


Crime Scene Clean-upx

Daimer Industriesx (Steam cleaning technology for preparation rooms)

Derma-Pro Mortuary Cosmeticsx

Dinair Airbrush Makeup Systemx

DMH Cosmetics (RA Training Heads)

DNA Connectionsx

The Dodge Companyx

Duncan Stuart Toddx (Preparation Room Specialists)

Ecoffins (eco-friendly)x

Embalmer55.comx (Embalming message board)

Embalmer.comx (Embalming chat room)

H.S. Eckels and Companyx

Embalmers Supply Companyx

Eternal Reefsx

Formaldehyde Abatement Systemx

Frigid Fluid Companyx

Funeral Directors Researchx

Funeral Home OSHA Trainingx

Funeral Make-upx

Funeral WireX

Guldmann, Inc.X

Just One You - CoachingX

Kelco Supply Companyx

Kitty Hawk Cargo (Private Air Transportation Company)

Kubasak Associatesx

Last Quilt Companyx (Dressing Table Skirt and Quilt with Matching Pillow)

Lynch Supplyx (Bad Air Sponge)

Med Sled First Call Stretcherx

Mortech Manufacturingx (Mortuary supplies and equipment)

Mort-Port Plastic Garments


Mortuary Managementx

NanoScale, Inc.x

Necro-Seal (skin sealing product)x

Noayr Pressure Embalmerx

Orchid Cellmark (DNA identification)x

Passages Collect of Eco-Friendly Casketsx

Pierce Chemicalsx


Premier Funeral Supplyx

Private Autopsy Servicex

ProAccess Internet Services, LLCx (Website Design and Internet Solutions)

Purple DirectoryX

The Red BookX

Sani-Tred Flooringx (Prep room flooring)

Slaughter Instrumentsx

Southland Medical Supplyx

Starmark Funeral Productsx

Steridentx (Dry heat sterilizers)

Sundal Productsx

TACA Airlinesx (Shipping into Central and South America)

TechneTrain, Inc. (OSHA compliance)x


Trans Containaire, Inc.x

Trinity Fluids, LLC.x

Water Industry Newsx (Old cemetery and community safety)

Yellow Book NewsX

Other Websites of Interest

Capuchin Catacombs, Palermo, Italyx

Deathcare Embalming Team (Germany)x

Green Burial Council

Human Fossilizationx

Memorial Business Journalx

Mummy Tombsx

Museum of Funeral Customsx

National Museum of Crime & Punishmentx

The Website for Lilly Pharmaceuticals on sepsis.  Sepsis is the third leading cause of death in the United States.  It has increased 83% in the last 20 years. Information on this site includes articles on various aspects of this disease.

Mummification specialist


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