SOT Awards

Risk Assessment SS Robert J. Rubin Student Risk Assessment SS Travel Award

Deadline: December 31

The Mechanisms and Risk Assessment Specialty Sections Robert J. Rubin Student Travel Award provides travel awards to one or more graduate students to participate in the Annual Meeting of the SOT. Recipients of the Rubin Award will be selected by a Committee jointly appointed by the leadership of the Mechanisms Specialty Section and the Risk Assessment Specialty Section.

The Award Recipient(s) will be selected based on the scientific quality of the abstract of a presentation that applies mechanistic toxicology to risk assessment and that has been accepted for presentation at an Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology. The abstract and presentation should be based on the student's research. A copy of the abstract submitted to SOT meeting the criteria cited above, and a brief synopsis of the project indicating the relevance to mechanistic toxicology in risk assessment should be sent to the contact below as a single PDF file. Applications for the Award will be accepted for presentations to be given up to one year after the Award Recipient receives their doctoral degree.

Winner Receives: Achievement plaque to the graduate student and $1,500 check to the graduate student.


This award is made possible by the Robert J. Rubin Student Travel Award Fund of the SOT Endowment.

Award Group: SOT

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