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Controlled Substances and Toxicology: Presentations from the 2018 NIJ Forensic Science R&D Symposium

Event Dates
All times are Eastern Time unless noted otherwise.

The 2018 NIJ Forensic Science R&D Symposium featured a full day of forensic scientific sessions. The FTCoE and NIJ hosted 16 separate Forensic R&D presentations during the event.

This Symposium was recorded in its entirety at the time of the Live event in order to capture the one on one interaction with the presenter. This archive includes:

  • Liver "Doesn't Die," or at Least it's Enzymes, and Other Useful Information Discovered While Evaluating the Effect of Sample Preparation Techniques and Matrix Effects and Absolute Recovery of Opiates in Liver Tissue Using UPLC-MS/MS - Carl Wolf: Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Evaluating Trends in Novel Psychoactive Substances Using a Sentinel Population of Electronic Dance Music Festival Attendees - Alex Krotulski: Center for Forensic Science Research & Education at the Fredric Rieders Family Foundation
  • Assessing the Impact of Implementing Portable Mass Spectrometers for On-Site Drug Evidence Processing - Jamie Wieland: Illinois State University
  • Rapid Peptide Analysis Utilizing Matrix-Assisted Inlet Ionization and Paper Spray Ionization Mass Spectrometry - Kyle Vircks: Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences

View the full list of presentations.

Contact Information

If you have questions about this course or difficulty with login or registration, contact the Forensic Science Technology Center of Excellence.

Event Type
Event Option(s)
Online, On demand
NIJ Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (RTI International)
Registration Status
​Free and open to all.
Date Created: March 5, 2018