General Information Congress Committees

Congress Co-Chairs

Elaine M. Faustman, Ph.D. DABT
Institute for Risk Analysis and Risk Communication, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington

Robert Kavlock
Office of Research and Development, Environmental Protection Agency

Joanne Zurlo
Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing,
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
 

ACT Members

Herman Koëter, Italy (Chair)

Gilly Griffin, Canada (Co-Secretary)
 
Coenraad Hendriksen, Netherlands (Co-Secretary)
 
Thomas Hartung, USA (Financial Officer)
 
Elaine Faustman, USA (Member)
 
Ellen Fritsche, Germany (Member)
 

Emeritus Members

Horst Spielmann, Germany
 
Andrew Rowan, USA
 
Alan Goldberg, USA
 
Bert van Zutphen, Netherlands
 
Michael Balls, UK
 

Scientific Program Committee

Nathalie Alepée
Department International Recherche Securité
 
Kevin Crofton, PhD
US EPA - NCCT
 
Mardas Daneshian, PhD
University of Konstanz
 
Jeetu Eswaraka
Pre-clinical and Attending Veterinarian
Amgen
 
Suzanne C. Fitzpatrick
Office of the Center Director
Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition
US Food and Drug Administration
 
Tuula Heinonen
University of Tampere
Department of Medicine
 
Eric Hutchinson, DVM, DACLAM
Division of Veterinary Resources, NIH
 
Hajime Kojima, PhD
Japanese Center for the Validation of Alternative Methods
Division of Pharmacology
National Center for Biological Safety and Research
 
Catherine Mahony
Procter & Gamble
 
Dr. Shuangqing Peng
Evaluation and Research Center for Toxicology,
Institute of Disease Control and Prevention,
Academy of Military Medical Sciences
 
Greg Reinhard, MBA, DVM, DACLAM
University of Pennsylvania
 
Kevin Sharp, DVM
Janssen Pharmaceuticals
Companies of Johnson & Johnson
 
Pamela J. Spencer, Ph.D., D.A.B.T.
Director of Regulatory and Product Stewardship
ANGUS Chemical Company
 
Dr. Silvya Stuchi Maria-Engler
Departamento de Análises Clínicas e
Toxicológicas (FBC) (Sao Paulo)
 
Raymond R Tice
Division of the National Toxicology Program
 
Patricia V. Turner MS, DVM, DVSc, DACLAM, DABT, DECAWBM (WSEL)
Department of Pathobiology Ontario Veterinary College
 
Daniel Weary, PhD
Departments of Animal Welfare Program, Applied Animal Biology, Applied Biology
University of British Columbia

Carl Westmoreland
Unilever

Prof. Maurice Whelan
Systems Toxicology Unit, and the EU
Reference Lab for Alternatives to Animal Testing (EURL ECVAM)
European Commission
 
Catherine E Willett, PhD
The Humane Society of the United States