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"LTG / UKIAFT Joint Meeting"

Friday 8th March 2019
UK Chamber of Shipping, London

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10:00 – 10:30 Refreshments & exhibitors
  Morning Session
chaired by Simon Elliott (on behalf of UKIAFT)
10:30 – 11:00 "Pregabalin, Gabapentin and Fentanyls: A brief history and an update."
Keith Williams, Cayman
11:00 – 11:15 "Expanding the Scope without Stretching the Budget: Detection of New Designer Benzodiazepines with nal von minden BZD Drug-Screen® Rapid Tests"
Jenny Button, Chiron
11:15 – 11:30 "Update on the UKIAFT Validation working group"
Susan Grosse (on behalf of UKIAFT)
11:30 – 12:15 "Is LC-MS the New Gold Standard for Screening Bodily Fluids? - Perspectives from a Forensic Lab’"
Jürgen Kempf, University Freiburg
12:15 – 13:30 LUNCH
  Afternoon Session
chaired by Mark Parkin (on behalf of LTG)
13:30 – 14:00 Waters sponsor presentation
Analytical evidence to show letters impregnated with NPS are a means of getting drugs to inmates within the UK prison service
Loretta Ford, City Assays at City Hospital Birmingham
14:00 – 14:30 "Psychoative Substance Testing by LCMS"
Allan Trainor, Abbott
14:30 – 15:15 "Breath testing and dried blood spots"
Olof Beck, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
15:15 – 15:45 Refreshments & exhibitors
15:45 – 16:15 "Genetic variation and drug metabolism in a forensic case"
Glyn Steventon, ADMET Solutions
AGM, EGM & Elections

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

ELECTIONS did not take place at the December meeting, therefore I would like to warmly invite applications for becoming a member of the LTG committee. Positions up for election (2yr term) are as follows:
- Treasurer
- Corporate Liaison
- 2 x Ordinary members

If you would like to apply for any of these positions, please complete the attached application form and return by email by 25th February 2019.
All applications are warmly welcomed - anyone young, or not so young, is welcome to join the committee!!!

Event full! Registrations are closed!

If you would like to be part of a future LTG meeting, and sponsor a workshop, exhibitor stand or the whole meeting, please contact the Corporate Liaison Officer, Peter Akrill today! -