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Expand Your Horizons at the SETAC World Congress
Charlie Menzie
Charlie MenzieThere is much to be excited about for those planning to attend the 7th SETAC World Congress/SETAC North America 37th Annual Meeting, which will be held from 6–10 November in Orlando, Florida. In addition to the great platform sessions, posters, plenary speakers, networking events and amazing social activities, SETAC will be presenting the results of the Global Horizon Scanning Project.

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INSIDE VOLUME 17, ISSUE 9
9 September 2016
 
Communication Skills in ScientistsLet’s Face It, Most Scientists Could Be Better Communicators
Ruth Hull
Scientists working in environmental science need to be able to effectively communicate complex science of an interdisciplinary nature to a variety of audiences. This year’s selection of training courses will foster the development of communication skills in environmental scientists.

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Mentor with SETAC's CRA ProgramNews from SETAC Europe
Rebecca Bundschuh, Karel De Schamphelaere, Illse Schoeters, Gertie Arts, Vera Alexandrovna Terekhova and Pavel Vladimirovich Uchanov
Even with summer holidays, activities within SETAC Europe have been moving forward to make sure that exciting and interesting activities are available for our members.

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Read more about SETAC Brussels updates...
Read more about SETAC Russian Language Branch announcements...
 
Peer Review EthicsPeer Review Ethics
Jen Lynch
On 10 August, the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) hosted a meeting in Philadelphia. COPE provides advice, support and education on publication ethics, specifically with regards to handling cases of research and publication misconduct.

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SETAC Orlando World CongressCommunication and Collaboration: A Scientist’s Guide to Improving Professional Presence and Leadership in Any Setting
Alistair Brown and Samuel Haddad
This leadership professional training course offered at the 7th SETAC World Congress/SETAC North America 37th Annual Meeting will help you identify key elements for success in building and maintaining professional relationships.

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Speed Networking Reception at SETAC OrlandoSpeed Networking Reception for Early- to Mid-Career Professionals
Charles Wong and Diana Eignor
Have you ever been asked to deliver the impossible or unknowingly asked the impossible of others? Are you looking for strategies to maximize personal and team productivity?

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ET&C Vol. 35, Issue 9Spotlight on Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
Helen Callow
Many readers of the SETAC Globe will be familiar with the article formats published in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, but having recently updated guidelines and recruited new editors to focus on our special sections, a refresher course is in order.

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Endowment Fund UpdateEndowment Fund Donor Update – Create the Future
Ruth Hull
Big and small contributions, they all will help meet the goal of growing the SETAC North America Endowment Fund to $400,000 by the 40th Annual Meeting in 2019. We are currently at $235,000!

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Early Bird Deadline

 
NEWS AND UPDATES
Nominate candidates for the ET&C and IEAM Editorial Board by 15 September.

Register for the SETAC Asia/Pacific 2016 Conference, which will be held from 16–19 September in Singapore.

Register by 19 September for the 7th SETAC World Congress/
SETAC North America 37th Annual Meeting
for your last chance to save. The online meeting program is now available. Submit your late abstract by 26 October.

Save the date, 16–20 February 2017, for the SETAC Europe Student Advisory Council's YES 2017 Meeting in Stockholm, Sweden. Abstract submission opens
26 September.

Save the date, 7–11 May 2017, for the SETAC Europe 27th Annual Meeting in Brussels, Belgium. Abstract submission opens 3 October.

Save the date, 12–15 September 2017, for the SETAC Latin America 12th Biennial Meeting in Santos, São Paulo, Brazil.

Save the date, 17–19 October 2017, for the SETAC Africa 8th Biennial Conference in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.

Check out the program for the SETAC Europe LCA Case Study Symposium, which will be held from 20–22 September in Montpellier, France.

Submit your abstract for the 11th IWA International Conference on Water Reclamation and Reuse of the Water Environment Research Foundation by 1 October.

 
SETAC JOURNALS
IEAM volume 12, issue 3What’s New in IEAM
Active biomonitoring with Corbicula for USEPA priority pollutant and metal sources in the Anacostia River (DC, Maryland, USA)
Harriette L Phelps
Volume 12, Issue 3
 
ET&C cover 35:8What's new in ET&C
Local and interannual variations in mercury and cadmium in eggs of eight seabird species of the Sinaloa coast, México
Juan P. Ceyca, J. Alfredo Castillo-Guerrero, Jaqueline García-Hernández, Guillermo Fernández, Miguel Betancourt-Lozano
Volume 35, Issue 9

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