Smithers Viscient to present four posters at SETAC Europe

HARROGATE, UK – May 3rd, 2018 – Smithers Viscient, a global contract research organization (CRO), today announced that its scientists will present four posters at SETAC Europe’s 28th Annual Meeting, 13-17th May 2018, Rome, Italy.
“Smithers Viscient is delighted to join scientists from around the globe to advance the boundaries of environmental science.” said Craig Draper, PhD, Vice President , Global Commercial Development of Smithers Viscient EU, “We look forward to sharing ideas with our clients and colleagues on regulatory and analytical disciplines.”
The schedule of Smithers Viscient Poster presentations is:

Wednesday 16th May, 2018, 8.30am - “A consistent Approach for PBT/vPvB Assessment for Pharmaceutical Products,” authored by Dr.Erick Nfon, Regulatory Affairs, Smithers Viscient. (additional authors: Malekani,K).

Thursday 17th May, 2018, 8.30am - “Evaluation of Translocation of [14C]Radiolabeled Plant Protection Product in Tomato,” authored and presented by Samuel Freedlander, Chemist II, Environmental Fate & Metabolism, Smithers Viscient. (additional authors: Shaila, R: Kalumbu, M and Seunghun, K).

Thursday 17th May, 2018, 8.30am - “Relationship between soil microbial biomass methods used in environmental fate studies,” authored and presented by Paul Massey, Chemist II, Environmental Fate & Metabolism, Smithers Viscient. (additional authors: Pearson-Davies, P; Earnshaw, B; and Swales, S).

Thursday 17th May, 2018, 8.30am - “An Examination of Sediment Microbial Biomass and the Impact of Seasonal Variation,” Kalumbu Malekani, PhD, North American Technical Director, Smithers Viscient. (additional authors: McLaughlin, S; Campbell, K; and Schwalbe, J).

About SETAC:
“The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Europe (SETAC Europe) 28th Annual Meeting will be held 13–17 May in Rome, Italy. Over 2,500 scientists from more than 60 countries spanning six continents will gather to discuss the latest research in environmental science. Featuring about 2,546 presentations over 88 sessions, with 572 platform presentations and 1,974 poster presentations including special sessions with invited talks, this international annual meeting is the biggest of its kind in Europe.”

Smithers Viscient will be exhibiting at stand 1 & 2.

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About Smithers Viscient
Smithers Viscient is a global contract research organization. The company delivers a comprehensive range of ecotoxicologyenvironmental fatemetabolism and chemistry services, for the pharmaceutical, crop protection, chemical, and consumer household product industries.  Pollinator testing capabilities include laboratory-based studies, semi-field, and field exposures. With laboratories located in North America and Europe, Smithers Viscient, has performed standard guideline and higher-tiered environmental studies for 45 years. For more information about Smithers Viscient’s environmental regulatory testing solutions, visit
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