2017 RTC Biennial Meeting

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The Biennial RTC Meeting will be held on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at the Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel (888 Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262), the day prior to the annual meeting of the American College of Toxicology.

This all-day session will be sponsored by BioReliance, Rockville, MD.

Registration for the meeting is $25 for RTC members, and if space permits $75 for non-members, until September 30, 2017.  Breakfast, lunch and break refreshments are included. Member registration will increase to $75 after September 30.

This is an opportunity for novice and established consultants to network and update your business and scientific knowledge. The morning session will focus on topics related to the business of toxicology consulting and the afternoon session will include scientific topics of interest to toxicology consultants. Examples of planned presentations include:

* Pros/Cons of billing options

* Computer security and backups

* Databases for consultants

* Transgenic carcinogenicity

* Renal biomarkers

* Update on SEND

* Cooperation/Competition

* Interpretation of ICH M7 – QSAR if below TTC

* Novel routes of adminsitration

Online registration forms and a draft agenda will soon be posted at the RTC website.

If you know other consultants or persons considering a consulting career who would be interested in attending, please share this announcement with them.

If you will also be attending the ACT meeting (Nov 5-9, 2017), you should make your housing arrangements as soon as possible (https://www.actox.org/am/am2017/housing.asp) as rooms are beginning to fill up.