March 10, 2016 by Iain Wilson

Two principal consultants of wca, Owen Green and Ed Stutt, will be attending the Society of Toxicology (SoT) annual meeting and ToxExpo from 13th to the 17th March in New Orleans.

Owen will be presenting a poster, Local reactions to subcutaneous injection of HFAs’ (poster No. 2454) on Tuesday 15th March between 13.15 and 16.30 CT. Both Ed and Owen will be attending numerous sessions and meetings during the event.

Owen is a registered toxicologist and his principal area of expertise is with mammalian toxicology. In recent times Owen has been actively involved with reviews of toxicological data for potential indications of endocrine disruption, new developments in potential toxicities associated with metals and drinking water quality standards, mode of action reviews for pharmaceuticals and chemicals and risk/safety assessments of materials used in medical devices

Ed is an environmental chemist with expertise in the fate and transport of chemicals, exposure modelling, human health risk assessment and the REACh regulatory regime. Ed also has extensive experience in contaminated land and has contributed to many national guidance documents on this subject.

If you are attending the SoT meeting Ed and Owen will be happy to discuss any projects that wca may assist you with, and they will be providing regular blogs from the meeting which will also be posted here.