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Registration is now open for the Fall 2014 SAT Meeting, being held at the Wyndham Riverfront in North Little Rock, AR. We are excited to have our colleagues back in Little Rock, and are planning a great weekend for everyone. We have plenty of spots for presentations, so we look forward to receiving abstracts from you guys.
The Wyndham Riverfront in Little Rock, AR will be the location for the Fall meeting. The dates are September 18-20, 2014. To book your room at a rate of $87/night, call 1-866-657-4458 and use the code Southwestern Association of Toxicologists. To register for this meeting click here to download the form.
One of our speakers will be Jeff Moran, Ph.D., who is at the forefront of testing for designer drugs at the Arkansas Department of Health. We will also have presentations on the Lean Six Sigma philosophy and how it can be applied to toxicology laboratories.
The President's Reception will be followed by a concert featuring bands boasting crime lab employees as members, and Friday evening will be spent at the Bill Clinton Presidential Center, with a seated dinner and tour of the Presidential Library.