BTS ANNUAL CONGRESS 2020

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Voco ® St David’s, Cardiff | 20th – 22nd April 2020

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The three day programme is packed with numerous sessions covering all aspects of toxicology for the Toxicologist, Safety Scientist, and Healthcare Professional. The conference brings together individuals from academia, industry, the NHS, regulatory science, and governmental agencies with a shared interest, enthusiasm and passion for the science and practice of toxicology. It offers a great opportunity to meet and network with colleagues, industry representatives, and peers across the spectrum of experience and interests within the field.

Programme summary:

PLENARY SPEAKER: Professor Michael Skinner, Washington State University
BTS PATON PRIZE LECTURE: Professor Brian Lake
MID CAREER INVESTIGATOR PRIZE LECTURE: tbc
HOT TOPIC LECTURE: Dr Stephanie Bopp, European Commission

CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAMME: Chemicals in the environment
SYMPOSIUM TOPICS:
Symposium 1: Evolution of risk assessment for lung toxicity
Symposium 2: Application of big data and systems toxicology to drug and chemical safety evaluation’
Symposium 3: In silico Toxicology: What works and what doesn’t?
Symposium 4: Collaborating to increase confidence in the application of non-animal approaches
Symposium 5: Predictability of in vitro methodologies for toxicology
Symposium 6: Experimental data and uncertainty modelling
Symposium 7: Chemical weapons: Approach with caution
Symposium 8: The impact of air pollution upon human health
PLUS:
Study Director/Monitor workshops
Workshop discussions
Roundtable discussions
Short oral communications
Posters

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

We invite authors to submit abstracts for consideration for oral and poster presentations at the Congress.

Abstract submissions have been increasing over recent years in number and quality, and so we would encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible. Abstract Submission Guidelines can be found – HERE

Authors will be notified shortly after the deadline as to whether their submitted abstract has been accepted for presentation.

Please use the link below to submit your abstract.

SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION:
9am on Monday 3rd February 2020

 


REGISTRATION OPEN

The BTS Annual Congress registration is now open with considerable ‘Early Bird’ discounts available to those who commit to their attendance early.

Please use the link below to register for the conference.

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DEADLINE FOR EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION:
FRIDAY 28th FEBRUARY 2020


BURSARY APPLICATIONS

The BTS will be awarding bursaries for both Early Career Researchers and those currently working for their PhD or other relevant post-graduate degree.

Post-Doctoral Bursary: Up to four Early Career Bursaries are available for Early Career Researchers who are within 3 years of having attained their PhD or relevant further post-graduate degree.
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Pre-Doctoral Student Bursary: Up to ten student bursaries are available for those undertaking their PhD or other relevant post-graduate degree.
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For full details on the BTS bursaries, including how to apply, please CLICK HERE

Apply now and don’t miss out!

DEADLINE FOR BTS BURSARY APPLICATIONS:
FRIDAY 31st JANUARY 2020