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JCBS Offers New MS Program in Forensic Toxicology for Fall 2015
Thomas Jefferson University and The Center for Forensic Science Research & Education (The Center) are excited to launch a new MS program in Forensic Toxicology beginning Fall 2015. This is a unique program designed to position students for advancement and professional development in the specific field of forensic toxicology.
This partnership will provide our students with expertise in all areas of toxicology, including:
- Workplace drug testing
- Post mortem analysis
- Human performance toxicology
- Legal procedure and ethics
- Business & management coursework
The program also gives students essential, hands-on training through the Center's internship program provided at their state-of-the-art facility in Willow Grove, PA. This practicum immerses students in mock casework samples and provides them with experience in drug and toxin detection and extraction, quantification, instrumental analysis through to data interpretation, report writing and culminates in moot court experiences.