ACT’s Special Events

  • Golf Outing

    Golf Outing at the 39th Annual Meeting

    • Saturday, November 3
    • Tee Time: 12:00 Noon
    • Fee: $100 ACT Members; $120 Nonmembers
    • (Ticketed event. Advance registration required. Space is limited.)

    Madison Green Golf Course is a magnificent par-72 course that winds its way through a lush, natural setting; with something new and exciting at every turn. To make this championship design fun and rewarding for all levels of play there are five tee settings to choose from. Don’t miss your opportunity to build relationships in a relaxed atmosphere.

    The player fee includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, use of the practice putting green, a light reception, transportation (please contract Jessica Fasanella by October 15 if you are interested in utilizing the provided transportation), and participant door prizes.

    If you have previously registered for the meeting and would like to add this special event, please complete and return the Registration Form to ACT Headquarters at acthq@actox.org.

  • Welcome Reception and Dinner

    Welcome Reception and Dinner

    • PM–
    • Ticket: $50
    • (Ticketed event. Advance registration required.)

    Join ACT as we celebrate the opening night of our 39th Annual Meeting in West Palm Beach. This special event is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and make some new ones. Whether you want to sit back and relax to the smooth sounds of Jazzicology (a jazz combo including ACT members) or network with colleagues, this is the event for you! Stay tuned for more details.

    If you have previously registered for the meeting and would like to add this special event, please complete and return the Registration Form to ACT Headquarters at acthq@actox.org.

  • Awards Ceremony and Luncheon

    Awards Ceremony and Luncheon

    • 12:00 Noon–2:00 PM
      (Open to all attendees.)

    Listen to a keynote presentation by the Distinguished Scientist in Toxicology Award recipient during this lunch, which is included as part of your Annual Meeting registration. Awards will be presented to the recipients of the Mildred Christian Women’s Leadership in Toxicology Award, Service Award, Carol C. Lemire Unsung Hero Award, Early Career Professional Award, and the President’s Award for Best Paper Published in International Journal of Toxicology. The ACT Furst Award for best student poster presentation will be announced, as well as the North American Travel Grant, the North American Graduate Fellowship, and International Travel Grant recipients.

  • Poster Session with Wine and Cheese

    Poster Session with Wine and Cheese

    • Supported by SAGE
    • 5:00 PM–6:30 PM
    • (Open to all attendees.)

    This is the opportunity to discuss the latest research findings and methodology with poster presenters and visit with exhibitors. Don’t miss out on some of the most innovative work in the field. Two drink tickets and light fare will be offered. This event is included in the Annual Meeting registration fee.

  • Annual ToxTrot

    ACT’s 5th Annual ToxTrot

    • Tuesday, November 6
    • 6:30 AM–7:30 AM
    • (Free event. Advance registration required.)

    Start your morning off right and join members from ACT’s Council as they walk, trot, and run through the 5K ToxTrot course. This is a great opportunity to meet and network with fellow ACT members and attendees, all while burning a few calories and enjoying the beautiful surroundings of West Palm Beach.

    Following the event, complimentary t-shirts will be offered to those participants who register for the event before September 21, 2018. A t-shirt size survey will be sent out to all participants registered before the cut-off date. If you do not reply to the survey, a t-shirt is not guaranteed.

    If you have previously registered for the meeting and would like to add this special event, please complete and return the Registration Form to ACT Headquarters at acthq@actox.org.

  • Members' Meeting

    ACT Members’ Meeting

    • Tuesday, November 6
    • 5:00 PM–6:30 PM
    • (All ACT members invited.)

    Come to the Members’ Meeting to hear the latest ACT business and provide feedback for the future.

  • Member Mixer

    ACT Member Mixer—Meet Incoming President David Compton

    • Wednesday, November 7
    • 5:00 PM–6:30 PM
    • (Open to ACT members only. Advance registration required.)

    Come meet the incoming 2019 ACT President, David Compton, and share your thoughts on the ACT Annual Meeting. This event is offered as a benefit of ACT membership and is your final opportunity to network with fellow members while getting to know the incoming ACT President.

    If you have previously registered for the meeting and would like to add this special event, please complete and return the Registration Form to ACT Headquarters at acthq@actox.org.

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