As Dr. Burns Naas begins her tenure as SOT President, she outlines some of the SOT Council objectives for the coming year, including continuing to make enhancements to the Annual Meeting and ToxExpo, developing an updated strategic plan, and finding the next Toxicological Sciences Editor-in-Chief.
From highlights of the upcoming SOT Annual Meeting and ToxExpo to SOT Council discussions regarding enhancements to future meetings, Dr. Ganey provides updates on SOT priorities and activities.
Dr. Ganey shares information on the all-day Poster Sessions, which will be a new feature of the 2018 Annual Meeting and ToxExpo, as well as updates on SOT’s engagement with FASEB and other strategic priorities.
The new SOT president is grateful for the enthusiasm of SOT volunteers, remembers the 56th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo, and shares the SOT Council’s ongoing plans to increase the impact and reach of toxicology.
The Society has formed two new task forces, which are charged with boosting the Society’s outreach efforts to other scientists. In addition, SOT Council met with EUROTOX leaders to assess how the societies can continue to work together to further toxicology.