SST Annual Meeting 2021

18. and 19. November 2021, Basel


It is a pleasure to invite you to this year’s annual meeting of the Swiss Society of Toxicology. We are optimistic that it will become possible to welcome you to this meeting in person. In case we need to switch to a virtual conference format you will be informed accordingly.

Once again we will offer exciting lectures and diverse sessions with well-balanced contributions from academia, industry and regulators. Besides the scientific presentations there will be various networking opportunities.

We warmly invite you to participate in the meeting and enjoy the event.

Dr. Thomas Weiser                                                   Prof. Dr. Shana Sturla
President of the Swiss Society of Toxicology                Professor of Toxicology, ETH Zurich 


Radisson Blu Hotel Basel
Steinentorstrasse 25
4051 Basel 


The Draft Program will soon be published here.
The meeting will be held in English. 

Program Highlighs

Keynote Lectures

The program will feature two keynote lectures with hot topics.

Scientific Sessions

We will feature four sessions featuring different interesting topics.

Poster Session

We will feature a poster session with select oral presentations.

Poster Session

A poster session will be held on Thursday, 18 November 2021 starting at 16:30
The scientific committee would like to encourage poster contributions from young toxicologists. 
Three posters prizes will be awarded to students or postdoctoral researchers. Selection of awardees will be based on scientific merit, relevance and clarity of presentation. 

Poster Presentation Guidelines

  • Only one abstract per presenter

  • The prerequisite for presenting a poster or contributed talk is that it represents original work
  • The abstract should state the purpose, methods, results and broader implications of the study

  • The abstract should be no longer than 2000 characters (no pictures, attachments or similar) and will be available for distribution to the meeting participants
  • Complete listing and correct order of all (co-)authors, correct formatting and grammar

  • Indicate at least one to max. five keywords (free choice)

  • A small selection of posters will be made for a short oral presentation on Friday, November 19, 2021 morning. During abstract submission you may indicate your willingness to be considered for oral presentation

Deadline for abstract submissions: 22 October 2021 
Please send your application by e-mail to and attach the respective abstract as a WORD document (preferred) or PDF file 

Social Event

We are currently investigating if and how a social event (a congress dinner for instance) can be organized, taking possible COVID restrictions into account. We will keep you informed!

Registration Fees (CHF)

until 24. Oct. 2021
25.Oct. - 5. Nov 2021
18./19. Nov 2021
SST Member120140140
Student, Postdoc204040
Dinner (Student, Postdoc)*

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* registration for dinner is mandatory also for students and postdocs

Registration procedure

On-line registration is the preferred procedure. Please select the link and insert the requested information (e.g. Dinner: yes or no; Student/Post-Doc).

On-line registration will be accessible after 24 September 2021.

Since no invoice will be sent, we kindly ask you to immediately transfer the amount applying to your registration using one of the accounts listed below:

Account: CH 80-2-2  (UBS AG, CH-8098 Zurich)
IBAN: CH81 0024 3243 2716 0201 A

Clearing Nr. 243
IBAN: CH81 0024 3243 2716 0201 A 

Please mention:
• „SST-Annual Meeting 2021“
• Your name, in case the money transfer is not done via your own account

On-site Registration will start on Thursday, 18 November 2021 at 08h00 and the fees are to be paid in cash.

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Social Event

Date: Thursday, 18 November, 2021 starting at 19h30
We are currently planning for a dinner and the restaurant will be communicated as soon as possible