The Society of Toxicology is the leading organization dedicated to creating a safer and healthier world by advancing the science of toxicology. Founded in 1961, the Society of Toxicology (SOT) is an organization of both professional and educational purpose, intended to represent anyone who is involved in the field of toxicology. The first annual meeting of the Society of Toxicology was held in the Chevy Chase Room of the Marlborough-Blenheim Hotel in Atlantic City on April 15, 1962 (founders picture).
The Vision, Central Challenge and Strategic Priorities can be visualized with the Strategic Map . The Map begins with our Vision and the Central Challenge and leads to the five Strategic Priorities, including a list of Key Objectives. The pages of this wiki provide an overview of our Strategic Priorities and Key Objectives. Each Strategic Priority is described in detail, with summarized background information, brief explanations of each Key Objective, and a listing of activities (Key Events) for each of the Committees pursuing these Key Objectives.
To rise to, and successfully address, our Central Challenge, our Society must embrace five Strategic Priorities and the Key Objectives that characterize each Strategic Priority.
These priorities include: