AIT is a national healthcare company providing toxicology laboratory services to compliance testing, forensics, and clinical clients nationwide
In 1990, Michael A. Evans, Ph.D. founded the American Institute of Toxicology (AIT Laboratories) with five employees and one goal: to provide superior analytical testing and research to professionals in the healthcare industry. Today, the company is a premier national healthcare company with an experienced and skilled staff of around 300 employees including expert toxicologists, innovative scientists dedicated to production, research, and assay development, and a highly trained information solutions department. AIT specializes in compliance testing, forensic toxicology drug testing, and clinical laboratory testing.
Clientele includes leading reference laboratories, federal, state, and local law-enforcement agencies, corporations, government agencies, pharmaceutical firms, hospitals, physicians, medical examiners, attorneys, and courts of law. Facilities include a 40,000 square-foot building near the Indianapolis International Airport and a 90,000 square-foot business operations unit in the Woodland Corporate Park on the northwest side of Indianapolis.
AIT is a science-based, technology-driven company that is always pushing the envelope to meet the diverse needs of its clients. We are unique in the fact that we specialize in testing to monitor patients prescribed scheduled narcotics and forensic toxicology drug testing. We are recognized nationwide for our exceptional services that help to protect physicians, practices and patients.
AIT was the first private toxicology laboratory in North America to receive certification from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), a federation of national-standards bodies concerned with consistent rules of technical specifications. AIT is also certified through the College of American Pathologists (CAP), Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), and American Board of Forensic Toxicology (ABFT).
AIT’s procedures comply with toxicology laboratory guidelines distributed by the American Board of Forensic Toxicology (ABFT), Society of Forensic Toxicologists (SOFT), the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS), and the International Association of Forensic Toxicologists (IAFT).