The need to develop new tools and increased capacity to test chemicals and pharmaceuticals for potential adverse impact on human health and the environment is an active area of development. A series of NRC reports in 2007 and 2009 recognized and recommended that effective implementation of new technologies in risk assessment requires interdisciplinary and inter-sector dialogue, as well as a consistent and coherent strategy for validating and then integrating new technologies into the existing risk assessment framework.
This training will feature a presentation of the RISK21 approach and application of the RISK21 Webtool.
This workshop provided an opportunity to discuss the current state of the science in immunologic mechanisms of non-IgE mediated food allergy with a specific emphasis on use of these data to assess food safety.
HESI and NC3Rs are hosting a two day workshop to better understand mathematical modeling and applications for safety testing.
The ILSI Health and Environmental Sciences Institute (HESI) will hold its 2016 Annual Meeting on 7-8 June 2016 at the Westin Arlington Gateway in Arlington, Virginia.