Around the World of Toxicology: November 2022 Partner Activities Update

By James Luyendyk posted 11-03-2022 16:23


As we approach the end of 2023, SOT partners are hosting upcoming workshops, webinars, and events that may be of interest to you.

Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) Webinar

On November 21, FASEB will host “Election 2022: Unpacking the Results and the Impact on Science Funding and Policy,” a webinar that will discuss the election results in the context of dynamics in the US House and Senate, the likely direction of the new Congress, potential changes to the Appropriations Committee, and how to prepare for FY2024.

Upcoming National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Events

On November 16, NIEHS will host its Native American Heritage Month Annual Guest Lecture. This lecture will be viewable online and will feature the presentation “Protecting the Health of Future Generations Through Community-Based Research and Actions: Working in Partnership with the Tribes of Sivuqaq, Alaska” by Pamela Miller and Viola “Vi” Waghiyi.

Session III in the NIEHS “Reducing Exposures and Promoting Resilience” webinar series is on November 18 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm (US EST, UTC -5). This webinar, the final in the series, will focus on “Documenting Exposures and Promoting Health.”

The 25th Annual NIEHS Biomedical Career Symposium is designed for postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to give them an opportunity to explore varied career options and to network with career professionals. It will take place virtually December 8–9 and December 12–13, with registration opening this month.

Upcoming US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) Workshop

The US FDA and University of Maryland Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation are hosting a one-day virtual workshop on November 9 titled “Bridging Efficacy and Safety to the Obese: Considerations and Scientific Approaches.” This workshop will review the implications of obesity in adult and pediatric patients on safety, efficacy, and drug dosing and disposition.

Save the Dates

2023 National Postdoctoral Association Annual Conference

April 21–23, 2023 (in person); May 11–12, 2023 (virtual)

Loews Philadelphia Hotel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

View the conference website for more information >>

JSOT 2023: The 50th Anniversary Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Toxicology

June 19–21, 2023

PACIFICO Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan

View the meeting website for more information >>

EUROTOX 2023: 57th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology

September 10–13, 2023

Ljubljana, Slovenia