London, March 4th 2022

CHANGE OF VENUE: The joint meeting of the LTG and UKIAFT will now be held at: The Royal Society of Chemistry, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London. W1J 0BA.
The venue is on Piccadilly between Green Park and Piccadilly Circus tube stations.

Registrations to the meeting are still available through the LTG website.

An email containing meeting agenda and informing of the change of venue has been sent to UKIAFT members.

"Meeting Agenda"

Burlington House, Piccadilly, London W1J 0BD

Friday 4th March 2022

(All times are BST)

10:00 – 10:30 Refreshments & exhibitors

Morning session

Chair: Simon Elliott (on behalf of UKIAFT)
10:30 – 11:00 Presentation TBC
11:00 – 11:15 DFSA and S5a Drug Driving: time for a change in analytical approach?
Simon Elliott, UKIAFT Chair
11:15 – 11:45 Reducing the drink-drive limit in Scotland – should the rest of the UK follow suit?
Atholl Johnston, ASI, UKIAFT Deputy Chair
11:45 – 12:15 "Synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonists in post-mortem casework in Scotland"
Alice Seywright (via Zoom), Department of Forensic Medicine and Science, University of Glasgow
12:15 – 13:30


Afternoon session

Chair: Lewis Couchman (on behalf of LTG)
13:30 – 14:00 Sponsor presentation TBC
Merck - TBC,
14:00 – 14:30 "Clozapine-induced GIH: Presenting features and outcomes, UK Pharmacovigilance Reports, 1992–2017"
Bob Flanagan, King’s College Hospital
14:30 – 15:15 "Preventing deaths from pesticide self-poisoning"
Michael Eddleston (via Zoom), University of Edinburgh, The Queen’s Medical Research Institute
15:15 – 15:45 Refreshments & exhibitors
15:45 – 16:15 "Implementation of a drug Early Warning System to identify and track emerging drugs and their impacts"
Alex Krotulski (via Zoom), The Center for Forensic Science Research and Education (CSFRE) NPS Discovery
16:15 – 17:00

LTG business meeting AGM EGM