220607 WCLN Webinar "Current Trends in Forensic Toxicology Casework"

DESCRIPTION OF SESSION: This session will provide an overview of the current drug trends in drug-impaired driving and Medical Examiner casework. Several case histories will be used to detail the analytical and legal challenges as well as various drugs’ effects on human performance. LEVEL OF INSTRUCTION: INTERMEDIATE: Refresher course; some basic knowledge required PROGRAM OBJECTIVES: At the end of the session, the participant will be able to: 1. Explain the current drug trends in Medical Examiner and impaired drivers 2. Outline basic drug impairment by a variety of categories 3. Discuss the difference between clinical and forensic testing