The International Union of Toxicology (IUTOX) has released the May 2019 edition of its newsletter. The newsletter shares international resources and communications from IUTOX Member Societies and includes information on the upcoming IUTOX 15th International Congress of Toxicology (ICTXV).
In his “From the Editor’s Desk” remarks in the June 2019 issue of Toxicological Sciences, Editor-in-Chief Gary W. Miller reflects on six years of leading the journal. The Editor’s Highlights from this month’s issue also are presented here.
As part of its Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) membership, SOT has been made aware of an opportunity for individuals interested in supporting legislation to broaden participation by underrepresented minorities, women, and veterans in STEM.
SOT member Vanessa Fitsanakis describes her hassle-free experience applying for the SOT ToxScholar program, as well as how ToxScholar funding allowed her to share information about toxicology to undergraduates.
On March 27, 2019, the NIH Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats (CounterACT) program hosted a webinar describing the program’s current funding opportunities. A recording of the webinar is now available online.