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Advanced Comprehensive Toxicology

Course Description

The American College of Toxicology (ACT) is offering an advanced course to complement “Toxicology for Industrial and Regulatory Scientists.” In this five-day intensive course, attendees will be provided detailed descriptions of principles of toxicology, effects of xenobiotics on organ systems, mechanisms of toxicity, risk assessment, and regulatory toxicology. The content of this course will provide contemporary toxicological concepts and information that could be helpful to those seeking certification in toxicology. The faculty consists of well-recognized experts in their field of study who are Board Certified by the American Board of Toxicology.

Course Flyer Flyer

Course Schedule

Sunday, August 10

Precourse Orientation and Reception

Monday, August 11

General Principals of Toxicology, Amy L. Roe, Procter & Gamble
ADME/PK, Anthony L. Kiorpes, River Bluff Associates, LLC
Risk Assessment, John C. Lipscomb, US Environmental Protection Agency
Regulatory Toxicology,William J. Brock, Brock Scientific Consulting, LLC
Genotoxicity, Leslie Recio, Integrated Laboratory Systems, Inc.

Tuesday, August 12

Carcinogenesis, Susan A. MacKenzie, DuPont
Nervous System Toxicology, Mary Beth Genter, University of Cincinnati
Liver Toxicology,
Amy L. Roe, Procter & Gamble
Kidney Toxicology, Susan Emeigh Hart, Boehringer Ingelheim

Wednesday, August 13

Respiratory Toxicology, Gregory L. Finch, Pfizer Global R&D
Hematopoietic and Immune Systems Toxicology, Kenneth L. Hastings, Consultant
Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology, Raymond York, RG York & Associates
Dermal and Ocular Toxicology, William J. Brock, Brock Scientific Consulting, LLC

Thursday, August 14

Pesticides, Mary Beth Genter, University of Cincinnati
Metals, Ranulfo Lemus, UES Inc.
Molecular Toxicology, J. Craig Rowlands, Dow Chemical Company
Radiation/Natural Products, Fred Kirchner, Stemina Biomarker Discovery
Foods, Richard W. Lane, PepsiCo

Friday, August 15

Solvents and Vapors, Mary Beth Genter, University of Cincinnati
Analytic and Forensic Toxicology/Occupational Toxicology, John E. Snawder, CDC-NIOSH
Agents, William J. Brock, Brock Scientific Consulting, LLC
Practice Exam


Sunday: 6:00 PM–7:30 PM, Welcome Reception
Monday: 7:00 AM–8:00 AM, Registration, Course Materials, Continental Breakfast
Tuesday–Friday: 7:15 AM–8:00 AM, Continental Breakfast
Monday–Friday: 8:00 AM–5:30 PM, Course



Online Registration
Registration Form

Registration Fees:

  By August 8
ACT Member $1,295
Nonmember $1,595
Government $1,295


The course is held at:
University of Cincinnati
Kettering Laboratory
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Lodging may be reserved at the Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center at the University of Cincinnati.


Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center
151 Goodman Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45219

Online Reservations

Housing Deadline:

Reservations made before Sunday, July 13 will receive a block room rate of $129 per night plus tax. When reserving your room, please mention that you are part of the block of rooms for ACT’s Advanced Comprehensive Toxicology course. Additional hotels are in the area, such as the Hampton Inn.


Daily continental breakfast, breaks, and lunch are provided as part of the registration.
Detailed course handouts will be provided on a thumb drive.  Attendees are to bring a laptop to access the course handout.

Note: The course itinerary is subject to change. Refer back to site for the most up-to-date details.


William Brock
Mary Beth Genter


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