The 54th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX) took place in Brussels-Belgium on 2-5 September 2018 and was co-organized by the Belgian Society of Toxicology and Ecotoxicology (BelTox). The theme of the congress was “Toxicology out of the box” and the scientific program highlighted significant developments and achievements in the field of toxicology, including in vitro and in silico toxicology. ESTIV has granted a best poster award, including a prize of 500€ and 1 year free ESTIV membership, during the congress to Timothy Allen from the Centre for Molecular Informatics of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Cambridge-United Kingdom for the poster entitled “Computational approaches for predicting molecular initiating events”. The poster was selected by a jury consisting of ESTIV board members based on originality, complexity, presentation, rationale and relevance to the field of in vitro and in silicotoxicology.
ESTIV President, Dr Helena Kandarova, ERT is the recipient of the prestigious Doerenkamp-Zbinden Award 2021
The Board of Trustees of the Doerenkamp-Zbinden Foundation for Animal-free Research has chosen Dr Helena Kandárová, ERT, Senior scientists at the Centre of Experimental Medicine at Slovak Academy of Sciences, in Bratislava, Slovakia and President of ESTIV as the Doerenkamp-Zbinden Prize winner in the year 2021.
ESTIV Best Poster Award at the 11th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences has been granted to three excellent young scientists !
Three excellent poster presentations of early-career scientists have been selected by the WC11 ESTIV Awards committee taking into account scientific excellence, innovation and clarity of the poster presentations.