EU Science Hub

Past Events

Dec 05 2016
On 5 December the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EPAA) holds its 12th Annual Conference focusing on the theme "Science-based regulation". The event will showcase EPAA's most recent achievements and discuss the state of the art in alternative methods available for regulatory purposes and the gaps toward full replacement.
Oct 17 2016
Oct 20 2016
The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV) is a leading organisation in Europe committed to promoting in vitro toxicology, strengthening networking and knowledge sharing, and advancing education and research in the field of alternative methods. This ESTIV 2016 congress - the 19th International Congress on In Vitro Toxicology for Safety Assessment - will emphasise how new technologies can strengthen the interpretation and application of in vitro methods in toxicological research and risk assessment.
May 16 2017
May 19 2017

The JRC's Chemical Safety and Alternative Methods Unit, which incorporates the EU Reference Laboratory for Alternatives to Animal Testing (EURL ECVAM), is organising a JRC Summer School from the 16-19 May 2017, at the JRC Ispra site, on the topic of "Alternative Approaches for Risk Assessment". The overall aim is to provide comprehensive training on state-of-the-art alternative (non-animal) approaches to predictive toxicology and to promote their use within modern chemical risk assessment practice.