On March the 3rd 2015, Professor Tsatsakis, current president of EUROTOX (Federation of European Toxicologists & European Societies of Toxicology), presented to the Russian Society of Toxicology how the registration to be part of EUROTOX (ERT) is acquired as well as how to become a registered European Toxicologist (ERT) and invited the Russian Society of Toxicology to commence work for the organization of the national ERT registry of Russia. Appropriate support will be given to the Russian Society of Toxicology from EUROTOX to fulfill this task.
‘Education in Toxicology as the basis for ERT registration’
Preparation of Annex 2 ‘Contents and Learning Outcomes of ERT Courses’ of the ERT guidelines
January 14-16 2015, Basel Swiss
Professor Aristidis Tsatsakis, President of EUROTOX, presented his vision on ‘’Legal Harmonisation and Recognition of ERT specialty and expert specialisation in Europe and EC: A way to move forward for professional rights and legal recognition ‘’
Society’s mission is to promote the recognition of Toxicology…. My vision is that EUROTOX will continue to develop toxicology…., and actively harmonise toxicology education and training through the ERT process …. Education is the core of registration and our two sub-committees on education and registration have joined forces to further develop the educational offers of EUROTOX in support of the ERT process….
Professor Tsatsakis is Director at the Toxicology Science and Research Centre in the Department of Forensic Sciences of the Medical School in the University of Crete and The University Hospital.