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"LTG Summer Lectures and Evening Social"

Friday 15th June 2018
UK Chamber of Shipping, London

Sponsored by



Thames Restek


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10:00 – 10:30 Refreshments & exhibitors
10:30 – 11:00 "Death by 1000 cuts: reducing drug-related deaths and acute health episodes"
Annette Daleperera, ADP Consultancy UK
11:00 – 11:30 "What drugs were actually being used/abused in prisons in 2015 - Results of a drug prevalence study in over 12,000 anonymised urine samples from prisons in the North West and South East of England"
Simon Hudson, Technical Director, LGC Standards
11:30 – 12:00 "Getting drugs into prisons"
John Leach, Metropolitan Police
12:00 – 12:30 "Deaths from medicines: A systematic analysis of Coroners reports to prevent future deaths"
Robin Ferner, University of Birmingham
12:30 – 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 14:00 "A new verified method for rapid forensic screening of a suite of 664 compounds by accurate MSMS"
Ashley Sage, Sciex representative
14:00 – 15:00 "Stephen Port Murder (Chemsex)"
DI Mark Richards
15:00 – 15:30 Refreshments & exhibitors
15:30 – 16:00 "Challenges in Forensic Toxicology"
Gillian Tully, Forensic Regulator
16:00 – 16:15 "Introduction to the new ‘Training, Competencies & Career Progression’ subgroup"
LTG & UKIAFT Committee
From 17:30 The Postal Museum evening reception and Mail Train ride. Sponsored by:


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

Meeting registration 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! -