Assistant Toxicologist, Post-Mortem

Laboratory Name: 
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
City: 
Baltimore
State: 
Maryland
Job Description: 

Minimum qualifications:
• M.S. or Ph.D. in Chemistry, Toxicology, Pharmacology or other appropriate science OR
• B.S. in Chemistry, Toxicology, Pharmacology or other appropriate science AND 2 years of experience in forensic toxicology
Job Description:
• Perform laboratory testing in forensic toxicology at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to assist in investigation to establish the cause and manner of death
• Accession specimens received in postmortem cases
• Extract postmortem specimens for therapeutic drugs and drugs of abuse and analyze by immunoassay, gas chromatography, liquid chromatography and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.
• Test postmortem specimens for volatiles and carbon monoxide by gas chromatography, spectrophotometry and enzymatic analysis

Contact Info
Contact: 
Rebecca Phipps
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