For the third year the Allegheny-Erie Regional Chapter of SOT has awarded the MaryAnne Stock Student Research Award, a $1,000 competitive award given annually to support a high school, undergraduate, or graduate student’s thesis, dissertation, or summer research project.
Recently, the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works held a lengthy hearing on Toxic Substances Control Act legislation entitled, "Strengthening Public Health Protections by Addressing Toxic Chemical Threats.
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences has devised a web-based tool that shows you all the new funding opportunities that are available from the Office of Extramural Research. The Funding Widget allows public and university websites to display the latest grant opportunities.
SOT 2013-2014 President Lois D. Lehman-McKeeman presented the 2013 Congressional Scientific Leadership Award to Rep. Dave Riechert (R-WA) for his leadership in sponsoring and supporting legislation that recognizes the importance of science as the basis for sound decision decision-making.
The Society of Toxicology (SOT) is committed to excellence in toxicological education and has recognized educators in toxicology for almost 40 years. As a result SOT bestows the Education Award to an individual who is distinguished in the arena of teaching and training toxicologists.