The Congress Organizers are delighted to announce four best presentation awards at EUROTOX 2018:

  • EUROTOX Gerhard Zbinden Early Career Award
  • ECETOC Christa Hennes Early Career Award
  • ESTIV award
  • Re-Place Best Poster Award

These awards will be presented at the Closing Ceremony on-site (September 5, 2018, 13h00 - 13h30).

 

Early Career Award (ECA)

Award Condition

The first and presenting author must be under 35 years of age as of 31 December, 2018.

Four criteria will be considered:

1. Originality and potential impact of the research project

2. Adequacy of the methodological approach adopted

3. Scientific value of the results

4. Care, quality and clarity of the presentation

An initial selection of finalists will be made by the evaluation panel based careful review of the abstracts, with final evaluation taking place at the congress site.

Award Categories

The Early Career Award comprises two categories:

EUROTOX Gerhard--‐Zbinden Award (EUR 2,000)
for drug-oriented toxicological research
  • The winner will receive 1,000 EUR in cash on-site at the congress and a certificate.
  • The winner may use the remaining 1,000 EUR to cover expenses (hotel, accommodation, transfer, etc.) to attend the successive congress edition (2019 Helsinki congress) and the registration fee will be waived.
  • The claim should be made directly to the EUROTOX Treasurer using the form obtained from the EUROTOX Secretariat (secretariat@eurotox.com)
ECETOC Christa Hennes Award (EUR 2,000)
for toxicological research into mechanisms and risk assessment
  • The winner will receive 1,000 EUR in cash on-site at the congress and a certificate.
  • The winner may use the remaining 1,000 EUR to cover expenses (hotel, accommodation, transfer, etc.) to attend the successive congress edition (2019 Helsinki congress) and the registration fee will be waived.
  • The claim should be made directly to the EUROTOX Treasurer using the form obtained from the EUROTOX Secretariat (secretariat@eurotox.com)

 

ESTIV (The European Society for Toxicology in vitro) Best Poster Award

Description

ESTIV will grant a best poster award, including 500 EUR and 1 year (2019) free ESTIV membership, to a PhD student or young scientist (≤ 35 years old) presenting her/his research work in the field of in vitro or in silico toxicology per poster as first author during the EUROTOX 2018 congress. The winner will be selected based on scientific excellence, innovation, and clarity of the poster presentation. Eligibility also includes presence during the closing ceremony of the EUROTOX 2018 congress, as the winner will be announced at this occasion.

Application

EUROTOX 2018 attendees need to indicate their interest in the ESTIV best poster award by sending the following documents to Mathieu Vinken (mvinken@vub.ac.be):

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Supporting letter from the supervisor or the head of department
  • Abstract as first author submitted for poster presentation to the EUROTOX 2018 congress
  • Proof of registration for the EUROTOX 2018 congress

Deadline

September 1, 2018

 

Re-Place Best Poster Award

Donor

Re-Place – a joined project of the Animal Welfare Departments of Flanders and Brussels

Description

Re-Place will grant a 500 EUR best poster award to a PhD student or young scientist (≤ 35 years old) presenting her/his research work per poster as first author at the EUROTOX2018 congress. The winner will be selected based on the results presented in the field of Replacement methodology, scientific excellence and clarity of the poster presentation. Eligibility also includes presence during the closing ceremony of the EUROTOX2018 congress, as the winner will be announced at this occasion.

Application

Attendees need to indicate their interest in the Re-Place Best Poster Award by sending the following documents to Mieke.VanMulders@wiv-isp.be.

  • Supporting letter from the supervisor or the head of department
  • Abstract as first author submitted for poster presentation to the EUROTOX  2018 congress
  • Proof of registration for the EUROTOX 2018 congress

Deadline

July 1 2018


Contact:

For any question or concern, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Dr. Jessica Heimbecher
Phone: +49 351 4842731
Email: registration@eurotox-congress.com

 

 

Important Dates

Deadline exhibitor application
31 July, 2018

  • EUROTOX 2018
  • 2 - 5 September, 2018
    Brussels, Belgium

EUROTOX 2019
8 - 11 September, 2019
Helsinki, Finland

Conferences of interest

International Neurotoxin Association
January 16–19, 2019, Copenhagen, Denmark

Congress Organization

K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
Bautzner Str. 117
-119
01099 Dresden, Germany

  +49 351 4967541
  info@eurotox-congress.com

Travel Arrangements

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