6 Key Industry Events for Toxicologists in 2019
It’s the beginning of a new year and with it comes a new set of industry events designed to allow the toxicology and chemical safety community to meet, exchange new information and ideas, present research findings, and advertise its products and services.
Here is a list of six key events you should be aware of for 2019:
- 4th German Pharm-Tox Summit
Date: February 25-28, 2019
Venue: Haus der Wirtschaft
Location: Stuttgart, Germany
About:Traditionally, this is a joint conference organised and held by the German Society for Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology (DGPT) together with the Association of Clinical Pharmacology (VKliPha) and the Association for Applied Human Pharmacology (AGAH). The 4th German Pharm-Tox Summit will provide exciting insight on hot topics of pharmacology, clinical pharmacology, and toxicology.
- Society of Toxicology (SOT) 58th Annual Meeting and ToxExpo
Date: March 10-14, 2019
Venue: Baltimore Convention Center
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
About: The meeting will provide participants with a unique opportunity to deepen their knowledge in topical areas and interact with leaders in their respective disciplines. The meeting also includes the ToxExpo, featuring 300+ exhibitors who lead the industry in developing products, services, and technology to benefit the toxicology community.
- IUTOX 15th International Congress of Toxicology
Date: July 15-18, 2019
Venue: Hawaii Convention Center
Location: Honolulu, Hawaii
Theme: “Toxicology Solutions for Global Public, Environmental, and Personal Health”
About: The meeting will allow toxicologists worldwide to share their recent findings and for attendees to learn about the latest advances in the science of toxicology, hear from leading researchers, and be able to discuss issues that arise when drugs or chemicals adversely impact humans, animals, and the environment.
- 55th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology
Date: September 8-11, 2019
Venue: Finlandia Hall
Location: Helsinki, Finland
Theme: “Toxicology – Science Providing Solutions”
About: The meeting will offer a chance to tackle with the burning chemical safety challenges of the next decade. The congress programme will include a variety of topics dealing with new and emerging technologies, personalized medicine, and epidemiology of exposure to chemicals.
- Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) 40th Annual Meeting
Date: November 3-7, 2019
Venue: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Theme: “Great Together: Separate Challenges and Collective Solutions”
About: The meeting will emphasize the need for environmental scientists and managers from all sectors to work together at a global scale to address shared environmental challenges.
- American College of Toxicology 40th Annual Meeting
Date: November 17-20, 2019
Venue: JW Marriott Desert Ridge
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
About: The meeting will serve as a venue for keeping abreast of emerging trends in the discipline of toxicology, for staying connected with friends and colleagues, and for making new connections. The Program is designed by and for members with the goal of providing excellent quality scientific and regulatory content that is directly applicable to the daily practice of toxicology.
Mark your calendars for these important meetings, and be sure to check the ToxPlanet website regularly to see where we will be attending. We look forward to seeing you!