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Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and Clinical Toxicology
Fostering education, research and practice in TDM and CT


Current Issue - March 2017
  The March Compass now available. In this issue:

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  • Useful Information about Kyoto
    By Yusuke Tanigawara (Congress Chair) and Ryuji Kato (YSC Chair of JSTDM)
  • Reported by the IATDMCT Scientific Committees:
    • Medical Cannabis – the plant of many wonders
      By Kamisha L. Johnson-Davis (Clinical Toxicology and Drugs of Abuse Committee)
    • Vancomycin: everything old is new again
      By Debbie Marriot, Michael Neely, et al. (Anti-infective Drugs Committee)
    • Pharmacovigilance-Prognostic/Diagnostic Assays for Drug Induced Injury
      By Manuela G Neuman (Standard of Practice Committee)
  • YS Corner - MDO 2016 - 21st International Symposium on Microsomes and Drug Oxidations under the Californian sun
    By Lilian H.J. Richter and Lea Wagmann
  • Gala Colloquium at the Saarland University in Homburg (Saar) Germany to celebrate the retirement of Dr. Dr. h.c. Hans Maurer and appointment of his successor Dr. Markus R. Meyer
    By Torsten Arndt
  • Spotlight on New Members of the Alternative Sampling Scientific Committee
  • The Communications Committee launches the Twitter Managers @IATDMCT Saturday #quiz

Views and reports appearing in Compass do not necessarily have the endorsement of the Association.

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Editor in Chief: Paula Schaiquevich
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The Compass is the official Newsletter of the International Association of Therapeutic Drug Monitoring & Clinical Toxicology and is available in Pdf, ePub and Mobi formats. It is dedicated to communicate news and information related to the activities and the aims of the Association to all members.


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