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Friday 28th September 2018
UK Chamber of Shipping, London

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10:00 – 10:30 Refreshments & exhibitors
Main Room
10:00 – 12:00 Workshop: “High Mass Accuracy, And what can we learn along the way...”
An interactive discussion concerning the transition from low resolution to high resolution mass spectrometry, including a game of ‘MS Battle ships’ - don’t miss it!
Chair: Lewis Couchman
Co-presenter: Simon Elliott
12:00 – 12:30 "Tales of the unexpected – surprising challenges in method development"
Mira Doig, ABS Laboratories
10:30 – 12:00 "Training/Competencies/Career Progression Subgroup"
We would like to assemble a subgroup of the LTG to progress with the harmonisation of training, competencies and career development across the disciplines of toxicology. The outlook would be to build on the best practice guidelines recently described and published by UKIAFT. We would like volunteers from across the profession (commercial sector, academia and the NHS) to join in this discussion and help set the scope of this subgroup and move it forward to the next stage.
12:30 – 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 14:00 "Fatberg Autopsy - an alternative specimen"
Simon Hudson, on behalf of Thermofisher
14:00 – 14:30 "Road side drug testing – update"
Ean Lewin, Dtec International
14:30 – 15:00 "Concerns for interpretation of analytical data in forensic toxicology"
Sarah Wille, National Institute for Criminalistics and Criminology, Brussels
15:00 – 15:30 Refreshments & exhibitors
15:30 – 16:00 "Occurrence and effects of pharmaceuticals, illicit drugs and other emerging pollutants in the aquatic environment"
Leon Barron, King’s College London
16:00 – 16:30 "Use and misuse of reference drug concentrations in post-mortem toxicology"
Ilkka Ojanperä, University of Helsinki, Finland

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

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