Recipients of the 2022 Undergraduate Diversity Program Student Travel Awards participate in this three-day program to learn more about toxicology and careers in biomedical and environmental research.

  • Saturday 26 MAR 2022
  • Sunday 27 MAR 2022
  • Monday 28 MAR 2022
Saturday, 5:15 PM to 7:30 PM

Undergraduate Diversity Program: Opening Event

Introduction to Toxicology Presentation

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Saturday, 6:45 PM to 7:30 PM

Introduction to Toxicology Lecture: What Is Toxicology and Why Should I Care?

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Saturday, 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM

2022 Perry J. Gehring Diversity Student Award Recognition, Networking, and Committee on Diversity Initiatives (CDI) Reunion

Convention Center, Room TBD

Sunday, 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM

Check-In for Registered Undergraduates

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Sunday, 8:00 AM to 12:05 PM

Welcome and Toxicology Presentations

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Sunday, 8:10 AM to 8:45 AM

Mechanisms Linking Blood Clotting to Liver Toxicity and Repair

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Sunday, 8:45 AM to 9:20 AM

How Toxicological Data Are Used for Protecting Human Health from Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances: Focus on Immunotoxicity

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Sunday, 9:30 AM to 10:05 AM

ToXXicologY: The Importance of Incorporating the Sex Variable in Research Studies

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Sunday, 10:05 AM to 10:40 AM

Toxicology in Drug Discovery and Development

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Sunday, 10:50 AM to 12:00 PM

Case Study: It’s In Your DNA! How Genetics Influence Drug Effectiveness and Toxicity

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Sunday, 12:05 PM to 1:00 PM

Lunch and Networking

Convention Center, Room 33ABC

Sunday, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

BREAKOUT SESSION FOR STUDENTS: Ins and Outs of Graduate School in Toxicology: Insights into Admissions, Training, and Finding Success

Convention Center, Rooms 24A, 24B, 24C, 32A, and 32B

Sunday, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

BREAKOUT SESSION FOR ADVISORS: Tips for Advising Prospective Graduate Students, or How to Get Your Students Accepted to Graduate School

Convention Center TBD

Sunday, 2:10 PM to 3:10 PM

Career Roundtables: Opportunities in Toxicology

Convention Center, Rooms 24A, 24B, 24C, 32A, and 32B

Sunday, 3:15 PM to 5:00 PM

Open Time with Academic Toxicology Program Directors and Internship Sponsors

Convention Center, Room 31ABC

Sunday, 5:15 PM to 6:30 PM

SOT Awards Ceremony

Convention Center, Ballroom 6A

Sunday, 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Welcome Reception

Convention Center, West Terrace

Sunday, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Student/Postdoctoral Scholar Mixer

Convention Center, Ballroom 20D

Monday, 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

Plenary Session

Convention Center, TBD

Monday, 9:00 AM to 11:45 AM

Mentors and Groups Attend Annual Meeting Sessions and Posters

Convention Center

Monday, 12:00 Noon to 1:30 PM

In Vitro Toxicology Lecture and Luncheon for Students

Convention Center, TBD

Monday, 1:30 PM to 3:15 PM

Mentors and Groups Attend Afternoon Annual Meeting Sessions and Posters

Convention Center

Monday, 3:30 PM to 4:25 PM

Mentoring and Inspiring the Next Generation of Toxicologists: A commitment at a Global Scale

Convention Center, Room 25AB

Monday, 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Career Development Closing Presentation

Convention Center, Room 25AB