Toxicology Section News—AAFS 2020 in Anaheim, CA

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Source: William R. Johnson, BA, Section Chair

Happy New Year! With the AAFS 2020 Annual Meeting roughly seven weeks away, we wanted to share useful links for those still considering attending the meeting, February 17–22, at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.

  • 2020 Annual Meeting Link
  • The Academy Cup returns on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, at 8:00 a.m.
  • The annual Toxicology Section Luncheon will take place immediately prior to the Toxicology Section Business Meeting on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. Members choosing to attend the Toxicology Section Luncheon must register and pay for it during pre-registration as this luncheon is not included in the regular registration and on-site registration is unavailable
  • The Annual Toxicology Lectureship features Research Psychologist Dr. Dary Fiorentino speaking on “The Effects of Low Blood Alcohol Concentrations on Human Performance and Behavior” on Thursday, February 20, 2020
  • During our Toxicology Section Business Meeting, we will acknowledge the following award winners: Christine Moore (Rolla N. Harger Award); Eric S. Lavins (Ray Abernethy Award), Natalie A. Desrosiers (Irving Sunshine Award), and Haley Mulder (June K. Jones Scholarship)

Finally, we extend our thanks to the generous vendors who have guaranteed another successful meeting with their financial sponsorship of the Toxicology Section: Agilent®; Cayman Chemical Company; Lemos Toxicology Services, LLC; LIPOMED, Inc.; RTI International; SCIEX; Shimadzu® Scientific Instruments; Thomson Instrument Company; Waters® Corporation, and UTAK Laboratories, Inc.

Hope to see you in Anaheim!