Wednesday, August 22, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
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Shimadzu Scientific Instruments 
7100 Riverwood Dr
Custom Training and Education Center (CTEC)
Columbia, MD 21046

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Rachel Lieberman 
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments 

Forensic Science Symposium 

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Shimadzu, 7100 Riverwood Drive, Columbia, MD 21046

Please join us for a day of science at our Forensic Science Symposium in Columbia, MD on August 22nd, 2018. The symposium will consist of scientific talks from collaborators at a crime laboratory, police department, medical examiner’s office and key standards providers.These presentations will cover how GC-MS, LC-MS/MS and the CLAM-2000 automated sample prep module for LC-MS are used in a forensic environment and how they are adapting to new challenges in today’s society. Below is a tentative schedule of events for the day. Please signup to learn more.


9:00AM - LC Column Selection for Forensic Applications 
Francis Carroll, Restek Corporation

10:00AM - Forensic Toxicology at the Federal Aviation Administration
Kacey Cliburn, Federal Aviation Administration

11:00AM - Coffee/Tea Break

11:30AM - Method Development and Validation of Various Designer Drugs
using LCMS-8060

Alex Giachetti, Miami Dade Medical Examiner

12:30PM - Lunch

1:30PM - Controlled Substances by GC-MS

2:30PM - Developing Analytical Standards in a Rapidly Changing World
Sebastian Buchert, Cayman Chemical

3:30PM - Coffee/Tea Break

4:00PM - Automated Sample Preparation using CLAM-2000 for Forensic
Josh Emory, Application Scientist, Shimadzu

5:00PM - Wrap-Up


Register Now!Lunch will be provided. Please specify any food allergies.

Direct questions and comments to Rachel Lieberman, ralieberman@shimadzu.com