Around the World of Toxicology: August 2022 Partner Activities Update

By James Luyendyk posted 08-04-2022 10:54


This month’s roundup includes information on the 2022 AAAS conference on science and human rights, 2022 National Postdoc Appreciation Week, and an NIEHS workshop on breast cancer, as well as a last call for abstracts for ICT 2022.


AAAS Science, Technology and Human Rights Conference 2022

The theme for the 2022 conference is “The Human Right to Science and Freedom of Expression.” It will take place October 17–19, 2022, in a hybrid format with individuals attending virtually and in person at the AAAS headquarters in Washington, DC.

View the conference’s website for more information >>


ICT 2022: The XVI International Congress of Toxicology

Late-breaking abstract submissions for ICT 2022 are due August 31, 2022. This congress is being organized jointly by IUTOX and EUROTOX and hosted by the Dutch Society of Toxicology and is taking place September 18–21, 2022, in Maastricht, Netherlands.

Visit the ICT 2022 website for more information >>


2022 National Postdoc Appreciation Week

For 2022, National Postdoc Appreciation Week (NPAW) will take place with virtual and in-person events. Taking place September 19–23, 2022, organizations and individuals are encouraged to submit their postdoc-focused events for inclusion in the NPAW calendar and materials.

View the 2022 NPAW website for more information >>


NIEHS “Complex Exposures in Breast Cancer: Unraveling the Role of Environmental Mixtures” Workshop

On August 24 and August 25, the National Institutes of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is hosting a virtual workshop during which “experts will describe the current state of breast cancer research, highlighting cell-based models, animal models, 3-D tissue culture models, epidemiological studies, and approaches for prevention and intervention.”

View the workshop website for more information >>


Previously Featured Events

NIEHS “Accelerating Precision Environmental Health: Demonstrating the Value of the Exposome” Webinar Series
August 5, August 12, August 19, and August 26, 2022
11:00 AM–4:00 PM (US EDT)

FASEB Science Research Conferences
There are 10 of these conferences focused on specific areas of life sciences research planned for August 2022.

AACT North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology (NACCT)
September 16–18, 2022
San Francisco, California