British Toxicology Society Annual Congress

British Toxicology Society Annual Congress

The British Toxicology Society (BTS) is holding its Annual Congress, in conjunction with the UK Environmental Mutagen Society (UKEMS) at Robinson College Cambridge

Dates 15 Apr 2019 - 17 Apr 2019 - This event is in the past.
Venue Robinson College, Grange Road, Cambridge CB3 9AN
Organiser name BTS Secretariat
01543 442158

Event details:

British Toxicology Society Annual Congress

More than 300 participants are expected, working in various aspects of the life sciences. The participants will have purchasing power in areas related to safety science and are likely to be particularly interested in new and developing technologies. The programme is shown below   Numerous marketing opportunities are available to members of the Cambridge Network ranging from displaying your logo, promotional material in conference bags, sponsorship of symposia or social events to a stand at the trade exhibition. For further details please contact the congress managers at

Plenary Speaker – Impact of Artificial Intelligence in Understanding Toxicological Insights – Dr Stefan Platz (AstraZeneca)
BTS Barnes Prize LectureToxicology concepts from applied and fundamental studies of iron and  haem biology – Professor Andy Smith (MRC Toxicology Unit)
UKEMS Jim Parry Lecture – To be announced
ASCEPT Invitation Lecture – Transplantation, transporters, genetics and immunosuppressant nephrotoxicity”? – Dr Benedetta Sallustio (Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide)

Continuing Education Programme (CEP) – Genotoxicity Testing in the 21st Century – Paradigm Shift!
Symposium 1 – Use of New Approach Methodologies in Regulatory Sciences
Symposium 2 – Developmental Toxicology: New Paradigms (MHRA supported session)
Symposium 3 – MRC ITTP Biannual Symposium
Symposium 4 – New paradigms of genotoxicity safety evaluation for risk assessment
Symposium 5 – Cambridge Alliance on Medicines Safety (CAMS)
Symposium 6 – Mutational Signatures and DNA Repair
Symposium 7 – Alternative Approaches to Toxicology: What Is the Current View on the Future of Animal Testing (IVTS session)
Symposium 8 – Oncology Combinations & DNA Damage Response
Symposium 9 – Justification for Species Selection for Pharmaceutical Toxicity Studies (NC3Rs session)
Symposium 10 – Health Impacts of Pollution

Early Investigator Lecture – To be announced
WorkshopUpdates and Case Studies for Study Directors and Monitors
WorkshopToxicology Education in the UK: Future Scope
WorkshopRegulatory Updates in Genetic Toxicity
Doctoral Student Presentations
Research Poster Presentations
Oral Abstract Presentations


British Toxicology Society (BTS)

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