Bernard D. Goldstein, MD, is the recipient of the 2017 SOT Public Communications Award. His public communications work began in the early 1980s at Rutgers Medical School as chair of the Department of Environmental and Community Medicine and as the founding director of EOHSI.
In addition to SOT awards, fellowships and supported awards, Regional Chapters, Special Interest Groups, and Specialty Sections of SOT confer a number of awards throughout the year to recognize the achievements of toxicologists, particularly graduate students and postdoctoral scholars.
Samuel M. Cohen, MD, PhD, ATS, is the recipient of the 2017 Society of Toxicology (SOT) Merit Award. Throughout his distinguished career, Dr. Cohen has made exemplary contributions to toxicology .
Meryl Karol, PhD, ATS, is the recipient of the Society of Toxicology 2017 Founders Award. In a career spanning almost four decades, Dr. Karol has been actively engaged in research that has advanced the role of toxicology in safety decision-making.
David G. Allen, PhD, is the recipient of the SOT 2017 Enhancement of Animal Welfare Award. He routinely collaborates with international scientists to organize workshops and collaborate on projects spanning a wide variety of topics relevant to alternative toxicology test methods.