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Forensic Toxicology: It's a matter of half-life and death

The Toxpod Tim Scott & Peter Stockham

    • Science
    • 4.2 • 10 Ratings

Forensic Toxicology: It's a matter of half-life and death

    Amphetamines in the Community (live at FACTA2024)

    Amphetamines in the Community (live at FACTA2024)

    Like all classes of drugs, amphetamines have the potential to both help and harm our communities - depending on how and why they are used. 

    Tim hosted a panel discussion on this topic at the FACTA2024 conference, featuring A/Prof Rebecca McKetin, Dr Paul Liknaitzky, and Prof Olaf Drummer.

    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 45 min
    Past TIAFT Curry Award recipients - Bryan Finkle

    Past TIAFT Curry Award recipients - Bryan Finkle

    "I used to keep a quadrupole in my pocket..." Who else can say that?
     Bryan received the The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists' Alan Curry Award in 2018 and was present at the "revolt" of 1963 that led to TIAFT's genesis. Even after 6 decades in toxicology he continues to support the development of our science and our scientists through the Bryan Finkle Visiting Scientists Grant. A true giant of our field. Come along for the ride!
    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Past TIAFT Curry Award recipients - Tony Moffat

    Past TIAFT Curry Award recipients - Tony Moffat

    Meet the giants upon whose shoulders modern toxicologists stand! In the first of a series on winners of TIAFT's prestigious Alan Curry Award, Peter is joined by Tony Moffat, the 2013 winner. He is still contributing to our field after more than 50 years. 

    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 35 min
    TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 53(3)

    TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 53(3)

    We'll be previewing issues of the TIAFT Bulletin as they are released every few months.

    Special thanks to Jennifer Schumann and Rebecca Hartman, editors of the TIAFT Bulletin. For more information on the Bulletin, including how to submit content, click here.

    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 15 min
    NPS Update - October 2023

    NPS Update - October 2023

    Keeping up to date with New Psychoactive Substances is hard! We've assembled a crack team of experts to help us do just that:


    Svante Vikingsson, TIAFT NPS Committee chairConor Crean, UNODCAlex Krotulski, CFSREThese updates will be a regular part of our podcast schedule, letting you know about recent developments in NPS markets, detection and harms. In this episode we discuss the dropoff in new substances compared to last year, the effect of international controls, and how best to gather and then communicate information on NPS to forensic labs. 

    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 41 min
    Lana Brockbals

    Lana Brockbals

    Tim is joined by Lana Brockbals to discuss her research into a number of interesting areas in forensic toxicology, including post-mortem drug changes and metabolomics.


    Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org

    Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org

    The Toxpod is a production of The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists. The opinions expressed by the hosts are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of TIAFT.

    • 39 min

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