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    Toxicology Laboratory


    Matthew Juhascik : Chief Toxicologist
    Heather Antonides: Technical Leader 
    Elizabeth Kiely
    Brian Simons
    Quinton Carter
    Jenna Silverman


    The Montgomery County Coroner's Office Toxicology Laboratory is a regional laboratory that currently provides postmortem forensic toxicology services to 40 Ohio counties. The Toxicology Lab also provides human performance forensic toxicology services to approximately 100 police agencies in and around the Miami Valley as part of the Miami Valley Regional Crime Lab.   The laboratory is staffed by 5 full time forensic toxicologists and the chief forensic toxicologist.  All members of the full time staff hold a minimum of a bachelor's degree and are all members of the international organization, The Society of Forensic Toxicologists.  All staff members are licensed by the Ohio Department of Health, Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Testing.  The Toxicology laboratory is accredited by The American Society of Crime Lab Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board, ABFT as well as the National Association of Medical Examiners.  The laboratory has presented original research and case reports at the Society of Forensic Toxicologists, The Midwest Association for Toxicology and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring  and the American Academy of Forensic Sciences annual meetings as well as published in the Journal of Analytical Toxicology. 


    Further information can be obtained at (937)225-4156.


    Accidental Overdoses January-May 2015 for Montgomery County