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    Laureen Marinetti, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.

    Laureen J. Marinetti, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.  Chief Forensic Toxicologist for the Montgomery County Coroner's Office and the Miami Valley Regional Crime Lab

    Laureen is a native of Michigan and has a defered retirement from the Michigan State Police Crime Lab Toxicology Section. 



    361 West Third Street
    Dayton, OH  45202
    (937) 225-4156
    e-mail: marinettil@mcohio.org




    • Co- Chairman - Drug Facilitated Sexual Assault Committee, Society of Forensic Toxicologists
    • Sexual Assault Response Team  Toxicology Section Leader
    • Editorial  Board of The Midwestern Association for Toxicology and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Newsletter
    • Journal of Analytical Toxicology  Manuscript Reviewer


    • Ph.D. - Wayne State University, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Detroit, MI
    • Forensic Toxicology Fellowship - Wayne County Medical Examiner, Detroit, MI
    • M.S., B.S. - Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan


    • State of Ohio Department of Health, Lab Director and permit holder to analyze biological specimens for drugs and alcohol.

    Professional Societies

    • American Academy of Forensic Sciences  Fellow Toxicology Section
    • The Society of Forensic Toxicologists
    • Midwestern Association for Toxicology and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring  Past President
    • The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists


    • Substance Abuse Educator Award  Wayne State University  1999 & 2000
    • Education Research Award  Society of Forensic Toxicologists  2000 & 2002
    • Certificate of Appreciation  Drug Enforcement Administration - 2002
    • Rho Chi National Pharmacy Honor Society  Alpha Chi Chapter  2002
    • Irving Sunshine Award - American Academy of Forensic Sciences  2005


    Accidental Drug Overdoses in Montgomery County January-June 2014


    A breakdown of drug overdoses for the first half of 2014 in Montgomery County