Travel Awards


Alcohol and Alcoholism

Although, chemically, there are many types of alcohol, drinks known as alcoholic beverages contain some percentage of ethyl alcohol, or ethanol, which is produced by the fermentation of yeast, sugars, and starches.  Common alcoholic beverages include wine, beer, and distilled spirits (e.g. whiskey, brandy, rum, vodka).  For this Tox Topic, we will adopt the generally used though imprecise term, alcohol, to refer to alcoholic beverages.  Despite overwhelming scientific evidence attesting to the deleterious and potentially devastating effects of alcohol, the bottom line ...

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Travel Awards

Past Awards $15,000 IUTOX Risk Assessment Summer School $10,000 Travel Grant to IUTOX for Participants from Developing Countries (1998) $1,000 Travel Award for Mexican SOT Representative to Attend SOT Annual Meeting (1996)                                  Ongoing Travel Awards $2,000  Dixon Graduate Travel Award to IUTOX Meeting (every third year, 1992–current )            Robert L. Dixon International Travel Award   Robert L. Dixon Award, sponsored by the Toxicology Education ...

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