Magazine article Addiction Professional

Expert Panel Participants

Magazine article Addiction Professional

Expert Panel Participants

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Edward J. Cone, Ph.D.

Principal, ConeChem Research, LLC,

Dr. Cone, Organic Chemistry, University of Alabama (1971), became the Chief of Chemistry and Drug Metabolism (1972-1998), and Chief of Clinical Pharmacology (1996-1998) for the Addiction Research Center, National Institute on Drug Abuse. He presently is the head of ConeChem Research, which provides consulting services on drug testing and delivery systems.

Yale H. Caplan, Ph.D., D-ABFT

Director of Laboratories, State of Maryland, Division of Parole and Probation

Dr. Caplan, Medicinal Chemistry, University of Maryland, Baltimore (1968), Chief Toxicologist and Scientific Director, Maryland's Alcohol Testing Program and Director of Toxicology and Forensic Toxicology, Quest Diagnostics, President, AAFS (1987-1988), and President, SOFT (1981). Currently Director-National Scientific Services.

J. Michael Walsh, Ph.D.

President, The Walsh Group, P.A.

Dr. Walsh, President of the Walsh Group, was the Executive Director of the President's Drug Advisory Council, White House (1989-1993), Associate Director-Office of National Drug Control Policy, Director-Division of Applied Research at the NIDA in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (1980-1989), and led the task force that developed the U.S. Federal Drug Testing Guidelines.

R. Sam Niedbala, Ph.D.

Chief Science Officer, OraSure Technologies, Inc.

Dr. Niedbala, Chemistry, Lehigh University, was Chief Science Officer and a co-founder of OraSure Technologies, Inc. He has received academic appointments as an adjunct professor of chemistry at Lehigh University and Allentown College. He holds numerous patents and authorship on thirty-six peer-reviewed publications in numerous areas of technology and medicine.

George S. Yacoubian, Jr., Ph.D.

Associate Research Scientist, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE)

Dr. …

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