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

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

Location:

Australia

Description:

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

Language:

English


Episodes

Green Analytical Toxicology with Jose Luiz da Costa

5/3/2022
Tim chats with Jose Luiz da Costa, Professor of Toxicology at the University of Campinas in Brazil, about his work with NPS and advancements in 'Green Analytical Toxicology'. Here's a link to his paper on Green Analytical Toxicology 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...

Duration:00:36:39

Hydroxymoron & Herbal toxicity - On the Spot at FACTA2022

4/27/2022
At the FACTA2022 conference, Peter caught up with a few fellow toxicologists: Dimitri Gerostamoulos, Naren Gunja, and Susan Britza. 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.

Duration:00:22:41

Medicinal Cannabis (live at FACTA2022)

4/19/2022
We continue with another episode recorded live at FACTA2022 in Brisbane, Australia. It's a panel discussion on medicinal cannabis featuring Associate Professor Vicki Kotsirilos, Professor Olaf Drummer, Professor Thomas Kraemer, and Dr Samuel Banister. 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...

Duration:00:39:11

Old Approaches to Fresh Problems (live at FACTA2022)

4/13/2022
We finally attend a real life conference again, and turn the conference theme, "Fresh approaches to old problems" , on its head! Recorded live at FACTA2022 in Brisbane, Australia. 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.

Duration:00:26:03

NPS Update - April 2022

4/6/2022
Keeping up to date with New Psychoactive Substances is hard! We've assembled a crack team of experts to help us do just that: EMCDDAUNODCCFSREThese 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 cathinones, the recent contamination of synthetic cannabinoids with brodifacoum, and the future of psychedelics. Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org Find out more about TIAFT at...

Duration:00:46:53

TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 52(1)

4/1/2022
We'll be previewing issues of the TIAFT Bulletin as they are released each quarter. Special thanks to Jennifer Schumann and Sarah Wille, 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...

Duration:00:07:55

Mythbusting at TIAFT Virtual 2022

2/18/2022
We were at the TIAFT Virtual Conference in February! This episode is audio from a couple of sessions we did there - busting some more myths in forensic toxicology. Plus we had our first ever competition! Stay tuned til the end to find out who won the prestigious Toxpod mug... A couple of examples of recommendations for first responders who may encounter opioids from the USA and the UK. Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org The Toxpod is a production...

Duration:00:47:38

TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 51(4)

12/14/2021
We'll be previewing issues of the TIAFT Bulletin as they are released each quarter. Special thanks to Jennifer Schumann and Sarah Wille, 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...

Duration:00:11:02

Coming to Africa

10/20/2021
We tell the story of the TIAFT2020 conference in Capetown, South Africa - a conference that never actually happened. Thanks to Alicia Evans, Bronwen Davies, Lorna Martin, Marc LeBeau, Simon Elliott, Dimitri Gerostamoulos and Michaela Kenneally for taking part in this episode. 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...

Duration:00:38:41

TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 51(3)

10/1/2021
We'll be previewing issues of the TIAFT Bulletin as they are released each quarter. Special thanks to Jennifer Schumann and Sarah Wille, 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...

Duration:00:10:57

NPS Update - September 2021

9/26/2021
Keeping up to date with New Psychoactive Substances is hard! We've assembled a crack team of experts to help us do just that: EMCDDAUNODCCFSREThese 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 Early Warning Systems and potential changes in the synthetic cannabinoid market. Some info on the new class of OXIZID SCRAs The UNODC Tox-Portal - get involved! Contact us at...

Duration:00:37:32

TIAFT Bulletin preview - Issue 51(2)

6/25/2021
We'll be previewing issues of the TIAFT Bulletin as they are released each quarter. Special thanks to Jennifer Schumann and Sarah Wille, 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...

Duration:00:09:12

5 in 30 (Chemometrics, single hair analysis and GC-VUV)

6/22/2021
We look at 5 recent publications in the field of toxicology. 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.

Duration:00:36:01

New Psychoactive Substances with Alex Krotulski

6/15/2021
We chat with Alex Krotulski about his work with CFSRE and NPS Discovery. You can find out more about these initiatives, and access the many resources they produce, at https://www.npsdiscovery.org/ 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.

Duration:00:35:59

Are toxicologists too sensitive?

6/8/2021
Modern forensic toxicologists are able to detect tiny amounts of drugs in a sample. Is it possible we are now too sensitive? 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.

Duration:00:29:37

Reference Standards with Jenny Button

6/1/2021
We chat with Jenny Button, Deputy Director of Chiron, about the use of reference standards in forensic toxicology. Jenny's written a book chapter about all this - it's really good! Here's a link. 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.

Duration:00:35:43

Activity Based Assays with Marthe Vandeputte

5/25/2021
Tim chats with Marthe Vandeputte about the current and potential uses of activity based assays in forensic toxicology. Links to a couple of Marthe's papers on the topic are below: Validation of activity-based screening for synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonists in a large set of serum samples In vitro functional characterization of a panel of non-fentanyl opioid new psychoactive substances Contact us at toxpod@tiaft.org Find out more about TIAFT at www.tiaft.org The Toxpod is a...

Duration:00:33:15

5 in 30 (Impairment apps, zebrafish and Scottish prisons)

5/18/2021
We look at 5 recent publications in the field of toxicology. 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.

Duration:00:37:33

Cognitive Bias with Hilary Hamnett

5/11/2021
We chat with Hilary Hamnett about the complex issue of cognitive bias in forensic toxicology. If you'd like to hear more from Hilary about cognitive bias, you can contact her at HHamnett@lincoln.ac.uk 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.

Duration:00:37:38

Positively negative

5/4/2021
How confident are you that your analytical methods won't miss a target analyte? In the first episode of season 4, we discuss the potential for false negative results in forensic toxicology. 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.

Duration:00:31:58