SST Annual Meeting 2023

16. November 2023, 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 meet many of you all at this meeting in person.

In addition, virtual access will be made available (hybrid meeting). 

Once again we will offer exciting lectures and diverse sessions with well-balanced inputs 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.

                Prof Dr. Shana Sturla
                President of the Swiss Society of Toxicology


Radisson Blu Hotel Basel
Steinentorstrasse 25
4051 Basel 


The meeting will be held with physical presence and a simultaneous online broadcast (hybrid format). 
The meeting will be held in English.

Program Highlighs

2023 Keynote Address

It is our great pleasure to welcome Thomas Hartung, MD, to our annual meeting, giving this year's keynote address!

2023 SST Lecture Ship Award

Research presentation by Prof. Laura Suter-Dick, this year's awardee of the SST Lectureship Award.

Various Scientific Sessions

We will offer several scientific sessions addressing different aspects of toxicology.

Poster Session

A poster session with select oral presentations and poster awards will be offered.

Poster Session

A poster session will be held on Thursday, 16. November 2023 starting at 14:20.
The scientific committee would like to encourage poster contributions from young toxicologists. 
Three poster prizes will be awarded to students or postdoctoral researchers. Selection of awardees will be based on scientific merit, relevance and clarity of presentation. 

Poster Abstract and Presentation Guidelines

  • Only one abstract per presenter
  • 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 selected for a short oral presentation. The authors selected for a short oral presentation will be informed separately. 
  • The prerequisite for presenting a poster or contributed talk is that it represents original work 
  • Please consider and accept that the abstracts of your poster will become available as printouts to the meeting participants.
  • We expect that the posters are mounted on Thursday, 16 November 2023 before 9:00 and attended by you during the Poster Session (14:20 – 15:35).
  • Please take care of removing your poster thereafter.

Poster Submission has ended

Congress Dinner

Date: Thursday, 16. November 2023 starting at 19:30.
We are currently planning for a dinner at the restaurant of the Radisson Blu Hotel. The dinner cost is paid individual by each participant at the restaurant. The dinner expenses of students will be covered by the Swiss Society of Toxicology.

The dinner will be offered in a buffet form. Please expect buffet costs of ~60 CHF plus drinks.

Registration for the dinner is mandatory for all participants (possible through the Annual Meeting online registration form once available).

Registration and Specific Conditions

There will be one single standard fee for attendance in person or via online access since the technical realization of offering a hybrid event is a significant cost.

The registration fees for in-person attendance include:
- Attendance to all scientific sessions
- Coffee breaks in the morning, afternoon and a light lunch.

Registration Fees

Registration TypeFee
Member of the Swiss Society of ToxicologyCHF 100
Participant, not a member of the SSTCHF 150
Student or Post DocCHF 20

Registration to the meeting has ended

Registration procedure for the Annual Meeting 2023:

Please use the button below to register for the Annual Meeting 2023.

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 2023“
• Your name, in case the money transfer is not done via your own account 

Registration to the Meeting has ended

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