Assistant Professor Forensic toxicology, forensic chemistry
- Title Assistant Professor
Forensic toxicology, forensic chemistry
Sabra Botch-Jones is a Forensic Toxicologist and Assistant Professor at Boston University School of Medicine’s Biomedical Forensic Sciences graduate program. She is Course Director for Forensic Toxicology, Analysis of Controlled Substances, Forensic Chemistry, Advanced Chemistry and Instrumental Analysis in Forensic Laboratories. Sabra is board certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Forensic Toxicology. She earned her Master of Science degrees in Drug Chemistry and Forensic Toxicology from the University of Florida as well as undergraduate and graduate degrees in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Oklahoma. She conducts research in the areas of forensic toxicology, analytical chemistry, as well as seized drug analysis. Sabra has authored and co-authored a number of scientific articles. She serves as Vice Chair and on the Executive Board of the National Safety Council’s Alcohol, Drugs and Impairment Division. Sabra is active in a number of professional organizations including Society of Forensic Toxicologists, Northeastern Association of Forensic Scientist and the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. She serves as Secretary of the Toxicology Consensus Body of the Academy Standards Board. Sabra was appointed by Governor Charles Baker to serve on the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ Forensic Oversight Board.