25-29/1/2015, Lisbon: Applied in vitro toxicology course

The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV), in collaboration with The Portugese Toxicology Association (APTox), will organize for the first time the 'Applied in vitro toxicology course' that will take place in Lisbon-Portugal from 25 to 29 January 2015.

In attachment, you will find the flyer of this event. Further information can be found at the course website http://estivtraining.webs.com.

BelTox General Assembly 2013 – voting form

The undersigned member of BelTox,

uses this electronic form to cast his/her vote on the 2 points presented to the BelTox General Assembly 2013.

29-30/10/2012, Berlin: International Workshop on the HET-CAM assay

The BfR is organizing together with Services & Consultation on Alternative Methods (SeCAM) an international workshop on the HET-CAM assay on the 29th and 30th of October 2012 in Berlin, co-sponsored by the BfR and the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EPAA).
The aim of this workshop is to make recommendations on the most relevant HET-CAM protocol(s) and prediction model(s) for the different purposes and uses of this test method. In particular, the use of the HETCAM
test for:
a) the bottom-up approach for the identification of chemicals not requiring classification for eye irritation
b) the top-down approach for the identification of chemicals inducing serious eye damage
c) screening, testing and / or safety assessment
will be discussed and recommendations developed that should facilitate its process of regulatory acceptance.

The workshop is open to the public upon registration, however please note that the total number of participants is limited to 40.

BelTox General Assemblies

7-10/2/2012, Benin, Nigeria: 1st International Conference WASOT/SETAC Africa

The first international conference at the University of Benin from 7-10 February 2012 in Benin, Nigeria, is organized by the West African Society of Toxicology (WASOT) and SETAC Africa. The theme is Toxicological and Environmental Health Issues in Sub-Sahara Africa: A Neglected Priority Area.

Visit http://benin.setac.eu for more information.

Organizational structure

The BEMS Board is the permanent management body of the Society and is composed of:

  • President
  • Vice-president
  • Secretary
  • EEMS representative

BEMS is the Belgian Society member of EEMS, the European Environmental Mutagen Society.

16-17/6/2011, Madrid, Spain: Mondial training course


Mondial Research Group will be offering its "ADME, PK/TK, and Drug Metabolism in Drug Discovery and Development" training course on June 16-17 in Madrid, Spain.
Visit www.mondialresearchgroup.com for more information.

4-6/5/2011, Basel, Switzerland: Mondial training course


A training Course on Authorisation of Biopharmaceuticals, Biosimilars and Advanced Therapies in Europe will take place on 4-6 May 2011 |, in Basel, Switzerland).
This 3-day training course focuses on the highly important contribution of biopharmaceuticals to new drug candidates.
Full information on: www.diahome.org

3-7/9/2011, Maribor, Slovenia: CMTPI-2011


“CMTPI-2011”, the 6th International Symposium on Computational Methods in Toxicology and Pharmacology Integrating Internet Resources is held in Maribor, SLOVENIA, on September 3-7, 2011). Deadline for submission of Abstracts is May 31, 2011.
Visit http://cmtpi-2011.si/ for more information.

23-25/11/2011, Brussels: Sens-it-iv Congress


Sens-it-iv (Novel Testing Strategies forin vitro Assessment of Allergens) organizes the scientific congress "The Sens-it-iv Tool Box and Scientific Spin-offs" on November 23-25, 2011 in Crowne Plaza Airport Hotel, Brussels .
For more information, go to www.sens-it-iv.eu/index.php?id=1101