Changes are afoot! In his first President’s Message, Dr. Hines details some upcoming activities and how SOT Council has begun implementing the new Strategic Plan, including the creation of new committees.
Dr. Burns Naas discusses the 30th anniversary of the CDI Undergraduate Diversity Program and highlights from the 2019–2023 Strategic Plan, as well as welcomes the new ToxSci Editor-in-Chief.
Networking and mentoring both have always been important activities to SOT, and Dr. Burns Naas shares how Council is working to strengthen them within the Society. Plus, updates on the Strategic Plan and ToxSci Editor-in-Chief search.
SOT is focused on continuing and increasing collaborations with sister toxicology societies, while also exploring engagement opportunities with other scientific disciplines and their organizations.
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.