On the 20th and 21st of October 2023 we will be hosting our 45th annual conference, which will include sessions on toxicology, nutrition, diabetes and endocrinology, and laboratory management.


  • Trends in drug monitoring in Ireland: what festival pill testing and syringes can tell us
  • Drug Trend Monitoring in a Changing Drug Use Landscape
  • Mass Spectrometry in Forensic Science
  • An agile and modern approach to post mortem toxicology screening in the State Laboratory

We have put together a high quality scientific programme over two days, hosting speakers on topics including illicit drug testing and monitoring, laboratory testing in clinical nutrition, diabetes and endocrinology, and current advancements in laboratory management. On the Friday evening the conference dinner will be held at Number 59 Eccles St, a beautiful Georgian building. Places for the dinner are limited so please book early.


  • Clinical laboratory professionals
  • Medical professionals
  • Allied healthcare professionals


  • Sinead McNamara - National Drug Treatment Centre, Dublin
  • Prof Eamon Keenan - Trinity College Dublin
  • Dr John Bradley - Medical Bureau of Road Safety, Dublin
  • Mairead Webster - The State Laboratory
  • Dr Adrian Moughty - Mater Hospital, Dublin
  • Prof. Fidelma Dunne - Galway University Hospitals Group
  • Dr Graham Lee - Mater Hospital, Dublin
  • Dr Huub H van Rossum - Netherlands Cancer Institute
  • Prof Janne Cadamuro - University Hospital Salzburg
  • Dr Helena Scully - Children's Health Ireland
  • Dr Daniel McCarthy - Trinity College Dublin
  • Dr Tomas Griffin - University Hospital Limerick
  • Dr Carla Moran - Beacon Hospital, Dublin

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

  • 09:00 - 20/10/2023 to 13:20 - 21/10/2023
  • Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin, D07 AX57, United Kingdom