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Dec 5, 2012 (4 years and 7 months ago)

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PACIFIC NORTHWEST REGIONAL CHAPTER






Recent Advances
in Risk Assessment: From Hazard
Identification to Risk Communication



Abstract submission for the annual PANWAT meeting



We are pleased to announce

the opening for abstr
act submissions to the
annual
PNW SOT regional chapter

meeting held in
Seattle from September 20
-
22,
2012
. We encourage abstracts submissions from a variety of professionals
including senior graduate students, post

docs, faculty, government, industry and
commercial sectors. The
theme of this year’s conference is “Recent Advances in
Risk Assessment: From Hazard Identification to Risk Communication.”


Some of the key roles for toxicologists are hazard identification, science
-
based
risk assessment and clear risk communication. In su
pport of this critical role, the
Pacific Northwest Regional Chapter of Society of Toxicology will convene at the
2012 meeting and share recent advances in hazard identification and risk
assessment of pharmaceuticals, pesticides, biotechnology products,
nan
omaterials, environmental contaminants and other xenobiotics.


We are soliciting abstracts for sessions that begin Friday morning (21
st
) and
extend through Saturday morning (22
nd
)
. We will also host an evening reception
and professional development short
course on Thursday evening.


Please submit abstracts to Peter Korytko
at
peter.korytko@gmail.com
by
September 7
, 2012
. Abstracts should be no more than 200 words.


Thank you and
we
hope to see you in Seattle
.


Dave Stone

PNW SOT President