Congratulations to Tanja Wildemann (CREATE HERA Student) on winning a $1500 travel award sponsored by the Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section (RSESS) of the Society of Toxicology.
Please join us for our next Tox On Tap event next Tuesday February 18, 2014 at Winston’s English Pub and Grill (in the basement) from 6:30 – 8:30 pm to join the discussion on “Uranium mining: Should we be worried about radiation?” lead by Malcolm McKee from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission in Ottawa, ON.
Over that past six months, a U of S task force has spent countless hours evaluating and ranking all U of S academic programs. A report released December 9, 2013, identified the Toxicology Undergraduate Program as one of the institutions strongest programs, ranking it among only 16 top tier programs out of a total of 479 evaluated. Ranked as a top tier program, Toxicology is a strong candidate for enhanced resourcing and future growth.
Pensacola, Fla.—The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry is pleased to present the SETAC Global Partners Capacity-Building Award to John Giesy, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Environmental Toxicology and Ambassador to China at the University of Saskatchewan. The award will be presented at the SETAC North America 34th Annual Meeting, 17-22 November at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn.
The Toxicology Centre and GIWS at the University of Saskatchewan invite you to a special guest lecture by Dr. Burton, titled Are Contaminated Sediments an Important Ecosystem Stressor?
Lalita Bharadwaj is hoping that a successful educational program last year involving U of S grad students and Grade 8 students in four public schools in Saskatoon will garner even more interest this year, and offer even more opportunities for young people to delve into the world of science.