Education Sub-Committee

Chair Martin van den Berg The Netherlands
Member João Paulo Teixiera Portugal
Member Johanna Zilliacus Sweden
Member Tara McMorrow Ireland
EC Member Mattias Oberg Sweden
Member Hande Gurer-Orhan Turkey

The EUROTOX SC Education is responsible for all activities of EUROTOX related to the basic and advanced academic education, post-graduate education and professional training of toxicologists in Europe.

To achieve this goal, it:

  1. organizes continuous education courses, workshops, and panel discussions during the EUROTOX Annual Meeting
  2. organizes and/or participates in the organization of basic and advanced courses in all fields of toxicology at different venues in Europe, frequently in close collaboration with a national Toxicological Society
  3. prepares decisions on financial support for young toxicologists to enable them to participate in toxicological courses
  4. develops concepts for the improvement of toxicological education and training in Europe
  5. keeps close contact with European centres of toxicological education, and works on coordinated efforts in this field