Archives

Monthly Archive for: "February, 2016"
Home / Monthly Archive for: "February 26th, 2016"

Community Blog

Posted in Community Blog on

ASCCT Webinar: Integrating In Silico Predictions with Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic (PBPK) Modeling

Contributor: Marilyn Matevia, HSUS You can still register for ASCCT’s upcoming webinar on Integrating In Silico Predictions with Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic (PBPK) Modeling, being presented this coming Monday, Feb 29, 2016 at 2:00 PM EST. Because of high demand, the organizers have added capacity and they encourage registrations: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4614615489276420098 The webinar will cover two applications […]
0Read More
Posted in Community Blog on

Good Read-Across Practice (GRAP) Guidance Workshop

Contributor: Kate Willett, HSUS March 1, 2016 10am – 4pm US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition Wiley Building 1A003 CFSAN Auditorium 5100 Paint Branch Parkway College Park, MD 20740 Co-hosted by the US Food and Drug Administration Center for Food Safety and Advanced Nutrition (FDA-CFSAN) and the Center […]
0Read More
Posted in Community Blog on

2016 ALTERNATIVES RESEARCH GRANT PROGRAM

Contributor: Sherry Ward, AltTox Source: Alternatives Research & Development Foundation The Alternatives Research & Development Foundation, a U.S. leader in the funding and promotion of alternatives to the use of laboratory animals in research, testing, and education, is currently soliciting research proposals for its 2016 Alternatives Research Grant Program. For over 20 years, this innovative […]
0Read More
Posted in Community Blog on

NICEATM Deputy Director to Receive Teratology Society Award

Contributor: Catherine Sprankle, NICEATM NICEATM Deputy Director Nicole Kleinstreuer, Ph.D., has been named to receive the 2016 F. Clarke Fraser New Investigator Award from the Teratology Society. This award recognizes an active Teratology Society member that has, within 10 years of completion of training, established a successful independent research career in a field relevant to […]
0Read More
Posted in Community Blog on

NICEATM Director Elected to Lead SOT IVAM Specialty Section

Contributor: Catherine Sprankle, NICEATM NICEATM Director Warren Casey, Ph.D., has been elected Vice President-Elect of the In Vitro and Alternative Methods (IVAM) Specialty Section of the Society of Toxicology (SOT). Casey will serve as Vice President-Elect for 2016-2017 and will then serve subsequent one-year terms as Vice President, President, and Past President of the specialty […]
0Read More
Posted in Community Blog on

Next SBIR/STTR Deadline April 5

Contributor: Catherine Sprankle, NICEATM The next application deadline for Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grants is April 5. The SBIR and STTR grant programs are important sources of early-stage capital for innovative small companies in the United States. These programs allow U.S.-owned […]
0Read More
Posted in Community Blog on

EU public survey open until March 11: “Accelerating progress in the Replacement, Reduction and Refinement of animal testing through better knowledge sharing”

Contributor: Sherry Ward, AltTox Source: https://eurl-ecvam.jrc.ec.europa.eu/alternatives-to-animal-testing-eu-public-survey-launched Following the European Commission’s Communication published in response to the European Citizens’ Initiative “Stop Vivisection”, the JRC’s Reference Laboratory for Alternatives to Animal Testing (EURL ECVAM) is conducting a public survey to solicit input from individuals and organisations to identify all types of knowledge sources that might be relevant […]
0Read More
Posted in Community Blog on

Job opening: Director, National Toxicology Program Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM)

Contributor: Myra Westmoreland, NIEHS National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is seeking a dynamic, highly motivated Senior Scientist to serve as NICEATM Director. NICEATM is the primary federal resource for the development, validation, and evaluation of new toxicological testing methods that reduce, refine, or replace the use of animals (“alternative methods”). NICEATM provides scientific […]
0Read More
Posted in Community Blog on

IVIVE Workshop: Registration and Abstract Submission Closes February 5

Contributor: Catherine Sprankle, NICEATM Friday, February 5, is the deadline for registration and abstract submissions for the workshop on In Vitro to In Vivo Extrapolation for High Throughput Prioritization and Decision Making. The workshop, organized by NICEATM and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), will take place Feb. 17-18 at EPA in Research Triangle Park, […]
0Read More