Tag: DATIA Focus magazine


DATIA focus: Drug use in America climbs in customer-facing industries

April 15, 2019

Drug use by the US workforce increased each year - and by double-digits over 2 years - between 2015 and 2017, in 5 of 16 major US industry sectors analyzed.

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DATIA focus: Why Brazil Chose Hair Drug Testing

May 24, 2018

The Brazilian government faced challenges to reduce traffic fatalities and decrease drug use by drivers. Read more in DATIA focus.


Name that Drug: The way you make me feel

December 2, 2015

DATIA focus features a regular, popular column titled, “Name that Drug." The latest edition was written by Dawn Hahn at Quest Diagnostics.

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Name that Drug: A stimulating psychoactive perspective

September 15, 2015

DATIA focus features a regular column titled, “Name that Drug” where interesting facts about a mystery drug are described.


Dissecting the data

February 11, 2015

Dr. Barry Sample, Quest Diagnostics, pours through the numbers in his DATIA Focus article “Assessing Drug Use Trends in the United States.”


Name that drug: Fast and dangerous siblings

August 16, 2013

The latest edition of “Name that Drug” was written by Dr. Rody Predescu M.D., Operations Director at Quest Diagnostics.


Name that drug: Methadone

May 13, 2013

The Name that Drug column in DATIA Focus magazine asks readers to guess the mystery substance. Did you know it was methadone?


DATIA focus features Dr. Barry Sample

March 6, 2013

DATIA Focus magazine is featuring our very own Dr. Barry Sample, Director of Science and Technology, in its Getting to Know article this quarter.