Society leaders including (from left) SOT Executive Director Shawn Douglas Lamb, SOT 2012-2013 President William Slikker Jr, and SOT 2012-2013 Past President Jon C. Cook, traveled to Capitol Hill to present (center) Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ) with the SOT 2012 Congressional Science Leadership Award
SOT Vice President William Slikker Jr. presented the 2012 Founders Award to John A. Moore. In his presentation remarks he noted that the Society confers this honor to an SOT member who “has demonstrated outstanding leadership in fostering the role of toxicological sciences in safety decision-making
The 2012 SOT Education Award was presented to John H. Duffus, The Director of Heriot Watt University’s Edinburgh Centre for Toxicology, Edinburgh, Scotland. Since 1989, he has spent a distinguished career educating toxicologists.
Martin A. Philbert, Dean and Professor of Toxicology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, is the recipient of the 2012 SOT Public Communications Award in recognition of his major contributions in broadening public awareness of toxicological issues and disseminating the message of
John G. Benitez, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, will deliver the Translational Impact Award Lecture, “Medical Toxicology Evaluations of the 2008 TVA Fly Ash Spill,” Wednesday, March 14, 12:30 pm-1:20 pm, Room 304, Moscone Convention Center. Dr. Benitez is Associate Professor