Advanced Topics in Forensic Chemistry
Oct. 9, 2019 - Oct. 11, 2019
Science History Institute
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315 Chestnut St, Philadelphia PA
Tuition Cost: $750Register Now
The Center for Forensic Science Research & Education presents its inaugural course in advanced topics in forensic chemistry. This is an in-depth course which explores one of the most challenging areas of forensic science. Speakers will cover the complex range of considerations that must be applied in performing analysis, reporting, and interpreting results in seized drug material casework.
With the constantly evolving nature of drugs of abuse, the forensic drug chemist needs to be abreast of the current advances in the field. New instrumental techniques allow for better resolution and identification of the latest chemical compounds and their derivatives. This course will focus on topics emerging instrumental techniques, methods to improve data analysis, and current trends in the migration of drugs. This course is suitable for forensic drug chemists.
*** Presentation materials will be available on Dropbox.com 1 week before the course (link will be provided via email). It is recommended that you download the presentations in order to follow along with course instructors. Please bring a lap top computer if possible.***
Who Should Attend
Forensic Drug Chemists
Travel and Lodging
Attendees will be responsible for their own travel arrangements. The closest airport is the Philadelphia International Airport.