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Direct Analysis in Real Time Mass Spectrometry (DART-MS) for Seized Drug Analysis

Five-Part Virtual Workshop
Event Dates
Event Duration
Five 90-minute session

The National Institute of Justice and the Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (FTCOE) are delivering a five-session Virtual Workshop Series: Direct Analysis in Real Time Mass Spectrometry (DART-MS) for Seized Drug Analysis from September 6 to October 11, 2023. Throughout this workshop series you will hear from a range of presenters and subject matter experts including Edward Sisco (National Institute of Standards and Technology; Workshop Series Chair), Robert B. (Chip) Cody (JEOL USA, Inc.), Arun Moorthy (National Institute of Standards and Technology), Amber McConnell (Maryland State Police Forensic Sciences Division), Jennifer Bonetti (Virginia Department of Forensic Science), Sandra Rodriguez-Cruz (DEA Special Testing and Research Laboratory), and Sara Kern (U.S. Food and Drug Administration). This series is intended for seized drug chemists or soon-to-be seized drug chemists working in laboratories that have recently adopted DART-MS or are considering adoption of DART-MS in the near future. 


  • Week 1 | September 6, 2023
  • Week 2 | September 13, 2023
  • Week 3 | September 27, 2023
  • Week 4 | October 4, 2023
  • Week 5 | October 11, 2023

While space in the live workshop sessions is limited, an archived version will be available to all after all sessions are complete. 

Date Created: June 12, 2023