The Experts in Switzerland for Research and Assessment
of Safety for Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals

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Goals of the Society and the Register

Goals of the Swiss Society of Toxicology

  • Promotion of research and use of toxicological expertise with the aim of health protection of humans and animals as well as the environment
  • Promotion of education and training in the field of toxicology
  • Exchange of experience and ideas
  • Representation of professional matters of toxicologists, being active in Switzerland
  • Collaboration with corresponding societies in foreign countries

Goals of the Swiss Registers of Toxicology

  • Seize professionals with qualitatively high training degree and responsibility
  • Consider the variety of the basic training
  • Enable an European-wide acknowledgment
  • Complement and not compete against profession-specific training (physician, veterinarians, pharmacists)
  • Protect the profession of the toxicologists on one hand and acquaint it with a broad public on the other hand