SOFT) is an organization composed of practicing forensic toxicologists
and those interested in the discipline for the purpose of promoting and developing forensic toxicology.
Sunshine, affectionately referred to as "Doc", was the Chief Toxicologist
at the Cuyahoga County Coroner's Office, Cleveland, Ohio, and Professor of Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
IMPLICATIONS Although most toxicologists
today agree that hormesis oceurs--a big change from a decade ago--some argue that Calabrese and his team greatly overstate its frequency.
Results didn't come as a shock to state toxicologists
who have investigated the indoor air quality of Saugus schools throughout the summer.
Hair testing has been proven by forensic toxicologists
to be racially biased," she wrote.
are still called in to test for suspected drugs not covered by the screen, but that doesn't happen too often.
She is a member of The Society of Forensic Toxicologists
, The American Academy of Forensic Sciences and The International Society of Forensic Toxicologists
Last, several respondents emphasized the need for better educating toxicologists
and scientists (and recruiting scientists already familiar with toxicogenomics to do that educating) as well as educating the general public before toxicogenomics is applied more widely.
In short, this book is an excellent resource for teachers, clinical and forensic toxicologists
, and physicians practicing emergency medicine.
from the state Department of Health Services, experts hired by the Saugus Union School District and Dr.
Schaffer spent 14 years as the Chief Toxicologist
for the Medical Examiner's Office of Cook County, Illinois.
A frequent presenter to professional groups such as the Society of Forensic Toxicologists
(SOFT), the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS), and the California Association of Toxicologists
(CAT), he has frequently been consulted on postmortem and human performance toxicology issues.