Promote, facilitate, and encourage
knowledge in the science of toxicology
The Society of Toxicology of Canada
54th Annual Symposium
upcoming eventMore info
November 30 to December 2, 2022
Ottawa, ON – hybrid event for in-person and virtual participation
Environmental and Lifestyle Exposure to Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals: From Cells to Society
About the STC
The Society of Toxicology of Canada Inc. is a non-profit association whose objectives are to promote the acquisition, facilitate the dissemination, and encourage the utilization of knowledge in the science of toxicology. The STC supports continuing education and excellence in research through its Annual Symposium, which provides a venue for members and international experts to present the latest advances in experimental and regulatory toxicology. The Society recognizes the universality of science and adheres to principles which affirm membership and free circulation of bona fide scientists in a non-discriminatory fashion.
2021 award recipients
Gabriel L. Plaa, Award of distinction
David Josephy, PhD
Retired Professor at Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario
V.E. Henderson Award
Tara Barton McLaren, PhD
Manager of the Emerging Approaches
in the Safe Environments Directorate
Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
Become a member
Our membership, broadly representing industry, government and academic institutions across Canada, is comprised of individuals whose interests range from fundamental and basic to clinical, environmental and applied toxicology. Joins us now to benefit from reduced registration fees at the annual symposium and more.
We recognize the Indigenous, First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada, on whose traditional land and territories, the members of the Society of Toxicology of Canada professionally contribute to the field of toxicology. We gratefully acknowledge them as the past, present and future stewards of this land.