SST Annual Meeting 2022

17. November 2022, Basel

Welcome!

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
Prof. Dr. Alex Odermatt
Organizer of the Scientific Program

Venue

Radisson Blu Hotel Basel
Steinentorstrasse 25
4051 Basel
https://www.radissonblu.com/en/hotel-basel 

Program

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

The Draft Program will soon be made available here.

Program Highlights

We are currently planning to offer two keynote lectures.

Keynote 1:
Mathias Lutolf: Next generation organoids for disease modeling and drug development

Keynote 2:
Werner Pichler: Drug Hypersensitivity

Further presentation topics this year will include:

- Immunosafety
- Microtissue models for neurotoxicity and pancreatic islests
- Sun Protection Products (Performance/Regulation/Ecotoxicology)

Poster Session

A poster session will be held on Thursday, 17. November 2022 starting at 16:30.
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, 17 November 2022 before 9:00 and attended by you during the Poster Session (16:30 – 17:45).
  • Please take care of removing your poster thereafter.

Poster Submission

To submit your poster, please klick the button below.

Deadline for abstract submissions: 21. October 2022

Congress Dinner

Date: Thursday, 17. November 2022 starting at 19:30
We are currently planning for a dinner at the restaurant of the Radisson Blue Hotel.  
There will be an individual dinner buffet and participants will take the costs on his/her own.  
The dinner expenses of Students or Post-Docs will be covered by the Swiss Society of Toxicology
Registration for the dinner is mandatory for all participants.

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 deadlines:

Registration for on-site participation will end on 9. November 2022.
Registration for online participation will end on 16. November 2022.
On-site registration will be possible in exceptional cases.

Registration procedure for the Annual Meeting 2022:

Online registration will open on 16. September 2022

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