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Session information and online registration for both the December 7-10 meeting and the workshops on December 7th and 11th can be accessed directly here. Discounted pre-registration deadline is November 12; online registration closes on November 18.
This new report offers a unified decision framework for finding safer alternatives with respect to human health and the environment. A webinar scheduled for Friday, October 24, 2014, at 12:30 pm EDT will feature authoring committee chair David Dorman.
As an international trade center, Venice was especially vulnerable to the Black Death; the city established a quarantine hospital in 1432. The post is based on a recent article by SRA member Igor Linkov and others.
The abstract submission deadline for the 54th annual meeting of SOT on March 22-26, 2015, in San Diego, CA, USA, is coming up on October 7th, 2014. The deadline applies to both platform and poster submissions.
Join the group on Tuesday, October 7, 2014, from 12-1 pm Eastern time for a talk by NIOSH audiologist Dr. Thais C. Morata on “The Interaction of Chemical and Physical Agents: The Example of Ototoxicants and Noise.”