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"LTG Meeting Joint with UKIAFT"

Royal Society of Chemistry
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London


Friday 3rd March 2023

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Meeting's Programme

(All times are BST)

09:30 – 10:15 Refreshments & exhibitors

Morning session

Chaired by Atholl Johnston
10:15 – 10:45 "Impressions from the Drug-Driving Specified Limits."
Ron Denney, Independent
10:45 – 11:15 "Chemsex-related Deaths - A review of Toxicology Data from 2017 to 2022"
Mark Tyler, Eurofins Forensic Services
11:15 – 11:45 "The threat of HIF stabiliser misuse in sports and how to mitigate it, stat! A case study of daprodustat, desidustat and roxadustat in the horse"
Caitlin Harding (John Jackson Prize winner Dec 22), Sport and Specialised Analytical Services LGC Fordham
11:45 – 12:00 UKIAFT 2023 Dundee – update!
Lorna Nisbet (via Zoom), Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science/UKIAFT
12:00 – 13:30


Afternoon session

Chaired by Lewis Couchman
13:30 – 13:50 "Latest developments in SCRAs and semi-synthetic cannabinoids (Part I)"
Caitlin Norman (via Zoom), Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science
13:50 – 14:10 "Latest developments in SCRAs and semi-synthetic cannabinoids (Part II)"
Marie Deventer (via Zoom), University of Ghent
14:10 – 14:40 Sponsor Presentation: "Innovations in LC-MS Technology for Forensic Toxicology"
Jane Cooper, Waters
14:40 – 15:10 "Standardization, Impaired Driving, and the US Regional Toxicology Liaison Demonstration Project"
Sabra Jones (via Zoom), Regional Toxicology Liaisons Project
15:00 – 15:30 Refreshments & exhibitors
15:10 – 15:40

Refreshments & exhibitors

15:40 – 16:10 "Does Cocaine induce microstructural alterations in the cardiac architecture"
Brian Rooney, Kingston University
16:10 – 16:30 Business meeting for members

Please could all Committee members arrive by 9:00 am for an Executive Committee meeting.

Registrations are closed!

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