Virtual 11th Congress of Toxicology in Developing Countries: June 13–16


By George Daston posted 03-11-2021 15:04


SOT is proud to sponsor the 11th Congress of Toxicology in Developing Countries (CTDC11), which will take place virtually from Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia, from June 13 to June 16, 2021.

Those interested are encouraged to attend. The congress will offer an exciting slate of sessions, including two keynote speakers:

  • The Botanical Safety Consortium: A Public-Private Partnership to Enhance the Botanical Safety Toolkit—Connie Mitchell, Heath & Environmental Sciences Institute, USA
  • Global Harmonization—Togetherness for the Effective Implementation of the 3Rs of Animal Use within the Toxicity Assessments of Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals—Fiona Sewell, NC3Rs, United Kingdom

The congress also will offer two continuing education courses:

  • Evolving International Methodologies and Tools for Chemical Risk Assessment by World Heath Organisation (WHO)
  • Vaccine Development in the 21st Century by American College of Toxicology (ACT)

Symposia to be presented include:

  • New Technologies and Mechanistic Data Supporting the Future of Risk Assessment under Real-Life Risk Simulation Approach
  • A User-Friendly Tool to Assess Risks from Combined Exposures to Indoor Air Pollutants in Public Spaces of Children
  • Recent Development in the Public Health Management of Chemical Incidents
  • Emerging Issues of Herbal Medicine Safety
  • When & How We Can Stop Using Animals in Toxicology
  • Advance Topics in Toxicologic Pathology
  • Women in Toxicology

For more information, please visit the CTDC11 website.