The Toxicology Forum is an international, nonprofit organization that is devoted to conducting open dialogues among various segments of society concerned with problems in toxicology.

At our meetings, views are exchanged among experts from domestic and international government regulatory and health agencies, industry, academia, 'political policymakers', and public interest groups. The Toxicology Forum aims to provide a scrupulously balanced approach to the topics and issues presented at The Forum, with alternative positions presented for each issue.

Next Meeting Details

January 26-28, 2015 · The Fairfax at Embassy Row Hotel, Washington, DC

 

Topics anticipated for our upcoming meeting in Washington, DC (January 26–28, 2015) include:

 

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Richard Hodes, Director, National Institute on Aging, NIH

 

Sessions on:

 

1.      Food Allergen Thresholds: Does the Science Allow for Regulatory Decision-Making?

2.      Risk Assessment for Genotoxic Endpoints

3.      Debating the Varying Criteria for Incorporating “Mechanistic Data” into Cancer Classification

4.      Efficacy Of Low Calorie Sweeteners

 

Updates on :

 

1.      MRI Imaging as a Preclinical Biomarker of Neurotoxicity

2.      Neurobiological Effects of Caffeine

3.      Low Testosterone

4.      Dose-Response Evaluation of Health Effects of Partially Hydrogenated Oils (PHOs)

5.      Effects of Climate Change on Environmental Chemicals

6.      Tox21

 

 

 

The detailed agenda and registration information are coming soon…