TIAFT - The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists
58th TIAFT Meeting 2020 - Cape Town, South Africa

The 58th TIAFT Annual Meeting

Cape Town - South Africa

October 24th - 28th, 2021


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President's message

President's message

Sometimes the Right Decisions are the Hardest to Make

The TIAFT Mid-Year Board Meeting was held virtually over four days in early May. Given the current COVID-19 pandemic, one of the major topics was the 2020 TIAFT Conference scheduled for early November...

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Latest News

  • TIAFT Bulletin, June 2020 is now available

    published on: Jun 24, 2020
    In this issue, together with the President's Message and an NPS Committee report, you will find: A look back at the history of TIAFT by Alain Verstraete and the Bulletin with interviews of former Editors Vina Spiehler and Dimitri Gerostamoulos... [ continue reading ]
  • Profiles in Toxicology: Prof. Sanae Achour

    published on: Jun 3, 2020
    Our newest African spotlight Profile in Toxicology is Pr. Sanae Achour, in Morocco. Pr. Achour is the head of the Pharmacology – Toxicology Laboratory Department at the University Hospital “CHU Hassan II” in Fez and the director of the Biomedical... [ continue reading ]
  • Profiles in toxicology: “Spotlight on Africa”

    published on: Mar 17, 2020
    “Profiles in toxicology: Spotlight on Africa is a new web-series featuring toxicologists in Africa, in honour of TIAFT’s upcoming first international conference on African soil.” The first two profiles are of Dr. Ellen Mwenesongole, a Forensic... [ continue reading ]

The Journal of Analytical Toxicology

The Journal of Analytical Toxicology (JAT) is an international toxicology journal devoted to the timely dissemination of scientific communications concerning potentially toxic substances and drug identification, isolation, and quantitation.

Since its inception in 1977, the The Journal of Analytical Toxicology has striven to present state-of-the-art techniques used in toxicology labs. The peer-review process provided by the distinguished members of the Editorial Advisory Board ensures the high-quality and integrity of articles published in the Journal of Analytical Toxicology. Timely presentation of the latest toxicology developments is ensured through Technical Notes, Case Reports, and Letters to the Editor.

The articles published in the The Journal of Analytical Toxicology describe the chemical analysis of prescription drugs, drugs of abuse, pharmaceuticals, pesticides, industrial chemicals, and environmental toxins. JAT also contains information about known and recently identified poisons.


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