U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Novel Forensic Chemistry Research from Early Career Scientists

Event Dates
Event Duration
90 minutes

During this webinar, each presenter will provide a brief overview of their research topic and address questions from attendees during a Q&A session. Research topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Use of a LC-QTOF Assay for the discovery of emerging NPS
  • Stability of synthetic cathinones in blood using LC/Q-TOF-MS
  • Stability of synthetic piperazines in human whole blood under various storage conditions over time
  • Phase I metabolism of Desomorphine
  • Segmental analysis of GHB in human head hair
  • Development of a Raman (SERS) based alternative to immunoassays

Chiara Deriu – PhD Candidate, Florida International
Lindsay Glicksberg, PhD – Dallas County Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences
Alex Krotulski – The Center for Forensic Science Research and Education / PhD Candidate, Temple University
Timothy Lau, MS – Criminalist, New York City Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
Jennifer Thomas, PhD – ORISE/FBI Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Jessica Winborn – PhD Candidate, Sam Houston State University

Date Created: September 18, 2018