9th EWDTS Symposium - Lisbon 2015

The 9th Symposium on Workplace Drug Testing (WDT) took place in Lisbon on May 28-29, 2015.

The business programme has been varied and of a very high quality with a lineup of quality speakers. The sessions have been of interest to beginners and experienced practitioners and topics range from the prevalence of drug abuse throughout Europe through the problems of collection, analysis and interpretation; the legal basis and policy-making for WDT and performance impairment, as well as a series of case studies.


Symposium Programme

Please find here the full programme of the Conference. The titles marked in orange have the presentation slides available for full reading/download in .pdf format. Simply click on the presentation title to get the document open in a new window.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Session One: "Challenges facing Europe"

Chairperson: Wim Schielen

Session Two: "People"

Chairperson: Sanna Taskinen


Friday, May 29, 2015

Session Four: "The Big Debate – Should Europe have greater controls in place for the manufacture and import of “Point of Care Tests"

Chairperson: Danny Clarke

Session Five: "EWDTS Guidelines"

Chairperson: Leendert Mostert

Session Six: "Pan-European and Global Operation"

Chairperson: Per Björklöv

Session Seven: "Health and Safety Research and New Technologies"

Chairperson: Thomas Keller


Pictures from social and scientific programmes


Gold sponsor

Randox Testing Services

Silver sponsors

Alere Toxicology
Dräger
Nal Von Minden
Neogen

Quest Diagnostics
Siemens
Wondfo