Around the World of Toxicology: January 2023 Partner Activities Update

By James Luyendyk posted 21 days ago


This month’s partner updates include a policy workshop opportunity for students, travel and other awards for upcoming meetings, and webinars on government rules and resources. Also, don’t forget to review the “Save the Dates” section for annual events and meetings that are taking place in 2023.


The American Association for the Advancement of Science Office of Government Relations is hosting its 2023 Catalyzing Advocacy in Science and Engineering (CASE) Workshop March 26–29, 2023, in Washington, DC. This program provides an opportunity for graduate students and upperclassmen undergraduates in science, mathematics, and engineering disciplines to learn about government, science policy, and advocacy. To participate, students must be sponsored through their institution.

Visit the CASE Workshop announcement for more information >>


EUROTOX recently announced two important dates for its 2023 congress:

View the EUROTOX 2023 website for more information >>

EUROTOX also has issued a call for scientific proposals for EUROTOX 2024. The submission deadline is March 1, 2023, for proposals for the 58th Congress of the European Toxicologists and European Societies of Toxicology that will be held September 8–11, 2024, in Copenhagen. The theme for the 2025 congress is “Toxicology—A Quest for Safer Chemicals and Medicines.”

Visit the EUROTOX website for more information >>

Finally, EUROTOX is offering travel awards for individuals to attend the 2023 Gordon Research Conference taking place August 13–18, 2023. The travel awards are open to all students, trainees or early career researchers (<10 years post PhD or equivalent degree) currently working in the European geographical area who are presenting a poster or oral presentation at the conference. To apply, email a 300-word abstract outlining the nature of the work you will present at the conference plus a copy of your up-to-date CV to Professor Ruth Roberts or Professor Heather Wallace by April 1, 2023.


On January 13, January 19, and February 1, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences is hosting a virtual workshop titled “Sharing Your Environmental Health Sciences (EHS) Data: Metadata, Standards, and Tools.” You can register to attend all three days or each day individually.

Visit the workshop web page for the agenda and more information >>


On January 12, the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) is hosting a virtual Grand Rounds presentation titled “The Scientific Basis of Proposed Tobacco Product Standards to Prohibit Menthol as a Characterizing Flavor in Cigarettes and Flavors in Cigars.” The speaker is US FDA Division of Population Health Science Director Bridget K. Ambrose, PhD.

Visit the event web page to register and for more information >>

The US FDA will review a proposed rule titled “Nonprescription Drug Product with an Additional Condition for Nonprescription Use” during a webinar on February 1, 2023.

Visit the webinar web page for more information >>

Save the Dates

2023 AAAS Annual Meeting

March 2–5, 2023

Walter E. Washington Convention Center and Renaissance Washington, DC, Downtown Hotel, Washington, DC—online attendance also available

View the meeting website for more information >>

2023 AACT Symposium “DEI in Toxicology: What It Means for Patients and Learners”

March 29, 2023

Marriott La Jolla, San Diego, California

View the meeting web page for more information >>

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

View the congress website for more information >>