The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is seeking scientists to serve as Pharmacologists and Toxicologists in the Office of New Drugs (OND) in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research located in Silver Spring, Maryland.
The Society of Toxicology has selected two toxicology leaders in their respective countries to participate in the 2015 SOT Global Senior Scholar Exchange. Sunisa Chaiklieng is from Thailand and Deepak Dhakal is from Nepal.
In early July, I had the privilege of joining Society of Toxicology President Norbert E. Kaminski, SOT Executive Director Shawn D. Lamb, and SOT Communications Manager Michelle Werts in Washington, DC, to present Senator Tom Udall (D-NM) with the 2014 SOT Congressional Science Leadership Award.
The Enhancement of Animal Welfare Award is presented annually to an SOT member in recognition of contributions made to the advancement of toxicological science through the development and application of methods that replace, refine, or reduce the need for experimental animals.