SOT President George Daston reaffirms the Society’s commitment to diversity and inclusiveness amid current events and provides information on the Society’s financial health, budgetary and strategic considerations for the upcoming year, and the Society’s plans for the 2021 Annual Meeting.
As part of the celebration of Black History Month, faculty from the Chemistry and Biochemistry Department at Georgia Southern University hosted Antonio Baines, PhD, for their toxicological seminar series.
Aline de Conti, PhD, describes her experience sharing about toxicology careers with students in the Toxicology Program of the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
In his final President’s Message, Dr. Hines previews programs being piloted during the 2020 Annual Meeting, such as childcare and the TOX Presentation Corner. He also reviews the new Code of Conduct policy and provides updates on other Strategic Plan priorities.
Through the SOT International ToxScholar program, Nitin Verma, PhD, met with undergraduate and postgraduate students and faculty of various institutes in Nepal in December 2019 and January 2020. Dr. Verma’s experiences are detailed here.