The SOT Arnold J. Lehman Award, named to honor SOT co-founder Arnold J. Lehman, is presented to recognize an individual who has made a major contribution to risk assessment and/or the regulation of chemical agents, including pharmaceuticals. This contribution may have resulted from the application of sound scientific principles to regulation and/or from research activities that have significantly influenced the regulatory process.
If you know a deserving colleague who has made a major contribution as described above, please nominate them for the 2020 SOT Arnold J. Lehman Award! Individuals nominated may be employed in academia, government, or industry.
Nominations for the Arnold J. Lehman Award should include the nominee’s abbreviated CV (10 pages maximum) and both a primary and a seconding letter of nomination from Full members of the Society that describe the nominee’s significant contributions to toxicology. Please note: the Awards Committee will review only the two letters required to complete the nomination; no additional letters will be considered.
Nominations will be accepted online through October 9, 2019.
Recent recipients of the Arnold J. Lehman Award include:
- 2014—B. Bhaskar Gollapudi
- 2015—Richard A. Becker
- 2016—Alan Boobis
- 2017—Lorenz R. Rhomberg
- 2018—Linda S. Birnbaum
- 2019—Joy A. Cavagnaro