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Annual SOT Satellite Meeting: Updates on Activities Related to 21st Century Toxicology, March 14

If you’re planning to attend the Society of Toxicology conference in Baltimore this March, please join the Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing and the Human Toxicology Project Consortium for our annual satellite meeting on advancing 21st century toxicology, Thursday, March 14, 2019, 12:30-4:00pm, at the Hilton Hotel (SOT HQ hotel), Baltimore, MD. The satellite […]
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Beyond Science and Decisions: From Problem Formulation to Dose-Response Assessment

The next workshop in the “Beyond Science and Decisions” series, “Beyond Science and Decisions: From Problem Formulation to Dose-Response Assessment,” will take place February 26 and 27, 2019, at the offices of Texas Commission on Environmental Quality in Austin, Texas. The “Beyond Science and Decisions” workshop series continues and expands upon the discussion set forth […]
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Postdoctoral Opportunities Available

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is accepting applications for postdoctoral fellows to develop human cell- and protein-based assays for assessing cardiotoxicity of new drugs. These projects are part of an initiative to design, build, and test new non-animal approaches to assess cardiotoxicity hazard. The initiative is supported jointly by the National Toxicology Program, (Biomolecular […]
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NICEATM and ICCVAM Activities at SOT

A webpage summarizing activities of the National Toxicology Program Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM) and the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods (ICCVAM) at the March 10-14 Society of Toxicology (SOT) annual meeting is now available. Please refer to this page as you plan your SOT itinerary. […]
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April Workshop to Focus on Cancer Pathways; Assay Information Requested

The National Toxicology Program (NTP) announces a workshop titled “Converging on Cancer” scheduled for April 29-30 at the William Jefferson Clinton East Building, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. The workshop will address using systems biology and knowledge of cancer pathways to better understand how environmental chemicals lead to cancer. This free meeting is open […]
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National Toxicology Program Workshop: Converging on Cancer

NTP announces a workshop, Converging on Cancer, to be held April 29-30, 2019. The workshop will address using systems biology and knowledge of cancer pathways to better understand how environmental chemicals lead to cancer. The workshop will take place at the William Jefferson Clinton East Building, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C., beginning at 9:00 […]
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ICCVAM Members Recognized by SOT

The Society of Toxicology will present awards to two ICCVAM members at its annual meeting in March. Suzanne Fitzpatrick of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) will receive the 2019 SOT Enhancement of Animal Welfare Award. This award recognizes contributions that advance toxicological science through development […]
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National Academy of Sciences Workshop On “Toward Understanding the Interplay of Environmental Stressors, Infectious Disease, and Human Health” Begins January 15

Register now to join a free workshop hosted by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Committee on the Use of Emerging Science for Environmental Health Decisions that explores the relationship between chemical pollution in the environment and susceptibility to infectious diseases. Sponsored by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, the workshop will […]
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