Other Courses as reported to EUROTOX

 
 
 
 
 

 
 

Other Courses as reported to EUROTOX

ESTIV Applied in Vitro Toxicology Course
The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV) in collaboration with The Portuguese Toxicology Association (AP Tox)  invite you to participate at the ESTIV Applied in Vitro Toxicology Course  that will take place in Lisbon, Portugal during 25th - 29th January 2015. This course is intended for (post)doctoral students and scientists from industry, academia or regulatory agencies who recently became active in the field of in vitro toxicology. The course combines cutting-edge lectures by leading experts with highly interactive group exercises. The lectures cover a broad spectrum of subjects pertinent to regulatory, screening and investigative in vitro toxicology. For more details about the course please go to the dedicated website: http://estivtraining.webs.com/

Continuing Education Symposium – Carcinogenesis
Wednesday 10th – Friday 12th December 2014 - Cambridge, UK
Email:  BSTP Secretariat for further information – bstpoffice@aol.com or visit the website www.bstp.org.uk

Continuing Education Symposium –  Liver
Wednesday 25th - Friday 27th March 2015 (date to be confirmed) - Cambridge, UK
Email:  BSTP Secretariat for further information – bstpoffice@aol.com or visit the website www.bstp.org.uk

Continuing Education Symposium – Respiratory System
Wednesday 9th - Friday 11th December 2015 (date to be confirmed) - Cambridge, UK
Email:  BSTP Secretariat for further information – bstpoffice@aol.com or visit the website www.bstp.org.uk

The American College of Toxicology (ACT) announces that “Practical Application of Toxicology in Drug Development” will be held again in Edinburgh, United Kingdom in 2014 from September 15–19. This course in toxicology provides an opportunity for professional development for scientists from all parts of the world. Experts will present principles of nonclinical safety evaluation with emphasis on the practical application of these principles and interpretation of nonclinical safety data through the use of case studies.  Co-sponsored by Charles River and in association with the British Toxicology Society, this course is one of a series of successful courses offered by ACT.

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On behalf of the Research Triangle Park (RTP) area veterinary pathology community, we are pleased to announce the Seventh RTP Rodent Pathology Course, focusing on Endocrine Pathology, to be held September 21-23, 2014 at the Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport/Brier Creek (Address: 8001 Arco Corporate Drive, Raleigh, NC 27617, USA).  Our first six courses, on reproductive pathology, neuropathology, cardiopulmonary pathology, immunopathology, hepatobiliary pathology and urinary pathology respectively, were overwhelming successes.

The course is designed to provide valuable information about current topics and techniques in rodent pathology and toxicology to investigative and diagnostic pathologists, trainees, as well as other involved and interested colleagues in the scientific community. 
CONTACT: dane_johnston@ncsu.edu


The American College of Toxicology, is sponsoring a course in association with the British Toxicology Society "Practical Application of Toxicology in Drug Development" (September 15-19, 2014, Edinburgh, United Kingdom).
This course is designed to provide a basic training in toxicology. Participants will obtain an overall understanding of the principles of nonclinical safety evaluation with emphasis on the practical application of these principles and interpretation of nonclinical safety data. The course will include discussion of regulatory case studies and a workshop. This toxicology course is intended to benefit individuals working with small and large molecules from biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, along with those from Contract Research Organizations and regulatory agencies who are interested in toxicology. Regulatory toxicology in drug development will be emphasized, particularly from the European perspective.
Further information is available on the ACT website http://www.actox.org/meetCourses/patdd.asp


Full-time Master’s Programme in Toxicology organized by Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. The two-year programme will start in September 2014 and is now open for application for international students (deadline 15 January 2014). The programme focuses on toxicology and health and prepares students for either a research or professional career, and provides a solid platform for doctoral studies in toxicology or work in risk/safety assessment-related areas in the public sector or industry. The programme consists of two and a half semester of theoretical and practical courses in toxicology and health risk assessment and a 45 credit master project. The programme cover all core topic areas required for the theoretical training in the European Registered Toxicologist (ERT) Guidelines for registration 2012.

Contact: Annika Hanberg, ERT (annika.hanberg@ki.se)
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The Portuguese Toxicology Association (AP Tox) in collaboration with the Dutch Postgraduate Education in Toxicology (P.E.T) invite you to participate on this course on General Toxicology.
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The Postgraduate Course Toxicology in Vienna (Science of Chemical Safety) has trained and educated over 150 attendants from all over the world since 1993. It is one of the most wellknown courses offered in Europe and is continuously developed according to the guidelines of the Association of European Toxicologists & European Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX).

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Full-time Master’s Programme in Toxicology organized by Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

The programme will start in August 2012 and is now open for application from international students. The programme prepares students for either a research or professional career, and provides a solid platform for doctoral studies in toxicology or work in risk/safety assessment-related areas in the public sector or industry. The programme consists of two and a half semester of theoretical and practical courses in toxicology and health risk assessment and a long master project.
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"MSc Drug Development & Drug Safety" organised by University of Aberdeen

The course has been designed to respond to the demand for training in toxicology, with an emphasis on the assessment of drug safety.

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Modular Educational Activities and Continuing Professional Development in Toxicological Pathology organised by the British Society of Toxicological Pathologists BSTP, PO Box 6356, Isle of Skye IV41 8WZ, UK Email: bstpoffice@aol.comWebsite: www.bstp.org.uk