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Expired: Vacancy for a Technical Assistant at Wageningen University

The original vacancy can be found here from where you can also find the application link. We are looking for At the Division of Toxicology, we are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced analytical chemical technical assistant. This assistant will perform analytical chemical analyses essential to our work on molecular-driven, mechanistic understanding of toxicological processes related to human and environmental...

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How to fit an organ-on-a-chip in risk assessment

NVT Risk Assessment Section Spring Symposium ‘How to fit an organ-on-a-chip in risk assessment’ On Tuesday April 10th, the NVT Risk Assessment Section organized its yearly spring symposium. The symposium was hosted by TNO in Zeist and entitled ‘How to fit an organ-on-a-chip in risk assessment’. With over 30 participants (risk assessors/toxicologist as well as developers of organ-on-a-chip) the symposium was a great...

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Aankondiging ESTIV

Dear Colleagues, The program of the ESTIV2018 conference (15-18 October 2018; Berlin-Germany) is taking shape, and is continuously updated online (http://www.estiv2018.com/programme/scientific-programme/). The conference will be preceded by 2 free workshops: • Adverse outcome pathways: an essential tool for in vitro toxicology. • Good in vitro method practices/good cell culture practice. The conference will consist of 8...

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Altertox Academy hands on trainings

Altertox Academy (former CAAT Academy) is organising seven hands-on trainings in 2018. They believe that these hands-on-training in human-relevant alternative methods and technologies for toxicologists performed by experts in the lab might be of interest to the NVT members.  The first two upcoming hands-on trainings: 1.        Use of weight of evidence with non-testing methods for cosmetics ingredients - hosted by Dr....

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Discovery toxicologist/study director at Janssen Pharmaceutica NV Belgium

U kunt de vacature "Discovery toxicologist/study director- Senior scientist"  hier vinden. De functie in het kort: The responsibilities of the Discovery toxicologist/Study Director- Senior Scientist include a.o. • Design of early toxicological studies, integrated scientific data interpretation and close collaboration with preclinical representatives. • Study director of in vivo and/or in vitro studies in support of...

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How to fit an organ-on-a-chip in risk assessment?

Spring Symposium, Risk assessment section April 10th 2018 (13.00-17.00) Location: TNO, Utrechtseweg 48, Zeist  Technological innovations in the area of organ-on-a-chip are evolving at high speed. Since it might better mimic the human situation, the organ-on-a-chip should be embraced, but how to use it in risk assessment? And what questions would we as risk assessors like to be answered by an organ-on-a-chip model?...

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Vacancy Ecotoxicologist at Shell (The Hague)

You can find the vacancy here. When interested you have to apply before 14 March In short: Bring us advanced degree related ecotoxicology and we’ll give you the opportunity to develop professionally, working with and learning from some talented scientists in our Shell Health team. What’s the role? Working alongside and learning from more senior colleagues, this is a role with great scope to develop. Part of our...

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NANOTOX2018 – Submit your abstract now!

NanoTox 2018 - 9th International Conference on Nanotoxicology 18 - 21 September 2018 Dorint-Hotel Neuss Information can be found on the website. The main topic of NANOTOX 2018 will be “News tools in risk assessment of nanomaterials”. Submit your abstract now at www.nanotox2018.org and present your research to over 400 participants from academia, industry and regulators. The Organizing Committee invites you to a...

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Vacation Senior Scientist in Occupational Toxicology

You can find the original vacancy here The vacancy is for a position with Janssen Pharmaceutical companies of Johnson & Johnson in Beerse (Antwerp), Belgium. Job Description Requisition ID: 1700173365W At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, what matters most is helping people live full and healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex...

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“How to make sense of sensitization?” Report of the autumn meeting of NVT section on Risk assessment

“How to make sense of sensitization?” Autumn meeting of NVT section on Risk assessment On 10th Ocbober, The NVT section on Risk assessment held a scientific meeting in ‘s Hertogenbosch. In this meeting we focused on the state of affairs with regard to the implementation of alternative methods for one of the regulatory endpoints in toxicological safety testing of chemicals: sensitization. We discussed the testing...

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Sign up for the course APPLIED IN VITRO TOXICOLOGY 2018!

Schrijf u nu in voor de ESTIV/NVT cursus Applied In Vitro Toxicology. Deze cursus wordt 8 t/m 13 april a.s. gehouden in Utrecht. Het doel van de cursus is om academici en professionals op de hoogte te brengen van de nieuwste ontwikkelingen op het gebied van de in vitro toxicologie. Het bestaat uit hoorcolleges en twee practica. Voor informatie over het programma, de kosten en registratieprocedure, zie de het evenement...

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Expired: New TCDD!

Dear readers, A new TCDD has been published! You can view or download it from the TCDD page. Please login as you will be unable to view the TCDD otherwise. Note that the TCDD is accessible for anyone with the link, even when not logged in. This will change in the near future so that the TCDDs are not accessible anymore via search engines or link sharing while you are not logged into the NVT website. Older TCDDs will be...

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EUROTOX 8-11 September 2019

Proposals can be submitted for the EUROTOX 2019 Congress that will be held in Helsinki, September 8-11, 2019. This year’s theme is “Toxicology - Science providing solutions”. It reflects our inclination to tackle topics dealing with new and emerging technologies, personalised medicine, epidemiology of exposure to chemicals, as well as environmental issues. Submissions in line with this theme are strongly encouraged....

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Invitation to submit proposals for the 15th IUTOX Congress, Hawaii

The Society of Toxicology (SOT), is proud to co-host the next triennial IUTOX International Congress of Toxicology (ICT) to be held July 15–18, 2019, at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. The theme of this meeting, to ensure relevance and interest to the worldwide community of toxicologists and environmental health scientists, is “Toxicology Solutions for Global Public, Environmental, and Personal...

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International Training courses in Health Risk Assessment

IMM provides training in health risk assessment for participants from academia, authorities and industry. The health risk assessment training is based on extensive experience from the training programmes developed within the EU-funded projects CASCADE, RA-COURSES and TRISK. A list of the several training courses can be found...

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Proposal color profile new website

De proposed colors need to fit with the Dutch Society for Toxicology. That is why dark grey and green will be the main theme colors, just like the Logo. Additionally some soft blue can be used to increase the diversity of the color palette. Gray Green...

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BelTox: Advanced toxicology course “Embryo-fetal Developmental toxicity Testing

This year, BelTox will organize an advanced toxicology course on “Embryo-fetal Developmental toxicity Testing” on 25th October 2017 at the WIV-ISP in Brussels. The program will start with a presentation on the biology of embryo-fetal development in rats and rabbits and how this relates to humans. Thereafter, in vivo testing of embryo-fetal development in rats and rabbits will be presented and the relevance of findings...

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Computermodel helps to predict mycotoxines in grains

RIKILT Wageningen University & Research together with some European partners are developing an electronic toolbox which they can use to predict contamination with mycotoxines in an early stage. Contamination of grains by mycotoxins (poisonous chemicals produced by fungi) is likely to increase due to the ongoing climate change. By predicting this increase early, the grower can make a better choice on how to protect...

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