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Society of Forensic Toxicologists Meeting 2013

28 Oct 2013 - 01 Nov 2013 - Orlando, FL, USA



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This year’s workshop schedule includes four full-day workshops and eight half-day workshops on Monday and Tuesday. In addition, we’ll likely have over 200 abstracts presented during the Scientific Sessions starting Wednesday morning. New this year will be a Career/Education fair to provide information regarding employment and education opportunities in forensic toxicology. The fair will coincide with the Tuesday evening Welcome Reception.



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