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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Lunch & Learn: Forensic Toxicology for Drug & Alcohol Cases and Issues of Impairment

Start Date: 10/13/2021 12:00 PM PDT
End Date: 10/13/2021 1:00 PM PDT


Organization Name: Washington Defense Trial Lawyers

Contact:
Maggie Sweeney
Email: maggie@wdtl.org
Phone: (206) 749-0319

Sponsor: Rimkus






1 WSBA CLE credit pending.
Zoom login information will be emailed to registrants.



This is a one-hour course designed to help participants understand the technical issues surrounding the usefulness and validity of drug and alcohol testing in the determination of the degree of impairment in transportation, industrial, and premises liability accidents. The information within the course will provide fundamentals of drug and alcohol toxicology and descriptors of degree of impairment. Within the course, actual testing, outcomes, and case studies will be examined.

Presented by
Dr. Carla Kinslow

Dr. Carla Kinslow, Director of the Rimkus Toxicology and Food Safety Division, has more than 29 years of biomedical, regulatory, and environmental experience. She has expertise in inhalation toxicology; toxicogenomics; toxicological risk assessment; opiate, alcohol, and marijuana toxicology; ambient air monitor placement; human health impacts analysis from emission events; monitoring data; modeling data related to ambient and indoor air quality; water contamination; and stakeholder communication.


Rimkus Consulting Group is a world leader in forensic engineering and consulting with more than 95 offices across the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. For the past 35 years, Rimkus Consulting Group has been dedicated to the timely resolution of accidents, claims, and legal disputes.  Download Rimkus' Services Flyer


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