Training Videos & Webinars

Ongoing Webinar Series

2021 Webinar Series on Inhalation Toxicity Testing

Join us on 19 May, 26 May, and 2 June for a series of three webinars on Using In Silico and In Vitro Approaches for Next Generation Risk Assessment of Potential Respiratory Toxicants. This series is co-organised by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Unilever, Syngenta, and PETA Science Consortium International.
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The Use of New Approach Methodologies (NAMs) in Risk Assessment

Co-organised by PETA Science Consortium International, the US Environmental Protection Agency, and the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. Hear from experts on the use of non-animal test methods for skin sensitisation, respiratory sensitisation, fish toxicity, and more.
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Webinar Recordings

Acute Systemic Toxicity

  • REACH webinar series: Alternative Approaches to Mammalian Acute Systemic Toxicity Testing (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2015)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Adverse Outcome Pathways

  • Testing and Assessment Methodologies: Adverse Outcome Pathway (AOP) framework
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • AOPs: assembling and evaluating weight of evidence and quantitative understanding
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Adverse Outcome Pathways Knowledge Base (AOP-KB) and AOP developing tips
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Adverse Outcome Pathway (AOP) Learning Channel
    Click HERE for multiple AOP-related videos.
  • Human Toxicology Project Consortium AOP Online Course
    Click HERE for course modules.
  • Adverse Outcome Pathways: From Research to Regulation (three-day workshop co-sponsored by the National Toxicology Program Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM) and the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine; 2014)
    Click HERE for video.
  • Introduction to Effectopedia (2014)
    Click HERE for video.

Antibodies

  • Applications and benefits of animal-free recombinant antibodies.
    Click HERE for webinars.
  • Bio-Rad: Recombinant antibody webinars
    Click HERE for webinars.
  • The Making of Recombinant Anti-idiotypic Antibodies for High Performance in Bioanalytical Assays
    (hosted by Bio-Rad; 2016)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Databases, In Silico Modeling, and Read-Across

  • US EPA webinar series: CATMoS: Development and Use of the Collaborative Acute Toxicity Modeling Suite (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2020)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • The Integrated Chemical Environment: Tools and data to support toxicity assessments.
    Click HERE for presentation. Click HERE for webinar.
  • REACH webinar series: OECD QSAR Toolbox and Read-across (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2014)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • In Silico Models for Toxicity Prediction (recorded for the course “Replacing regulatory experiments on animals: an introduction to in silico models and in vitro test methods”; 2017)
    Click HERE for video.
  • OECD QSAR Toolbox training resources
    Click HERE for presentations.
  • OECD and European Chemicals Agency webinar on QSAR Toolbox version 4.0 with new features
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • European Chemicals Agency OECD QSAR Toolbox training
    Click HERE for video.
  • Simulations Plus webinars on their modeling and simulation software
    Click HERE for videos.
  • Cheminformatics and Toxicogenomics for Toxicology Prediction and Mechanistic Insight (part of the Computational Toxicology Communities of Practice monthly webinar series; 2013)
    Click HERE for video.
  • TOXLINE training materials for databases containing references covering the biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals
    Click HERE for materials.
  • Lhasa Limited Summation of Toxicity Data in Vitic
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • ToxBank Tutorials
    Click HERE for tutorials.
  • Lhasa Limited Negative Predictions for Skin Sensitization
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • IVAMSS and MDCPSS Joint Webinar: Use of In Silico Modelling in Preclinical Testing
    Click HERE for webinar.

Ecotoxicity

  • US EPA webinar series: New Approaches for Fish Toxicity Testing (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2019)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • REACH webinar series: (Zebra)Fish Embryo Acute Toxicity Test to Predict Short Term Toxicity to Fish (and Beyond) (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2015)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Exposure & Dosimetry

  • An overview of EPA’s Endocrine Disruption Screening Program’s plans for using biological activity data identified through high-throughput screening combined with high-throughput exposure estimates to prioritize chemicals for estrogen-related activity (part of the Computational Toxicology Communities of Practice monthly webinar series; 2015)
    Click HERE for video.
  • ICCVAM Communities of Practice Webinar: Reverse Toxicokinetics: Using In VitroData to Estimate Exposures that Could Be Associated with Adverse Effects In Vivo (2015)
    Click HERE for video.
  • Incorporating Population Variability and Sensitive Subpopulations into Dosimetry for High-Throughput Toxicity Testing (part of the Computational Toxicology Communities of Practice monthly webinar series; 2013)
    Click HERE for video.

Eye Irritation and Corrosion

  • MatTek training video: Eye Irritation Test (EIT) for hazard identification of eye irritating chemicals using Reconstructed Human Cornea-like Epithelial (RhCE) tissue model
    Click HERE for video.
  • Alternatives for Eye Irritation and Corrosion Testing (2018)
    Click HERE for video.
  • Alternative Methods to Animal Testing: Ocular Irritation Assays (recorded for the course “Replacing regulatory experiments on animals: an introduction to in silico models and in vitro test methods”; 2017)
    Click HERE for video.
  • REACH webinar series: Serious Eye Damage and Eye Irritation (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2014)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • OECD test guideline training video: OECD Test Guideline 492: Reconstructed human Cornea-like Epithelium (RhCE) test method for identifying chemicals not requiring classification and labelling for eye irritation or serious eye damage (EpiOcular).
    Click HERE for video.
  • OECD test guideline training video: OECD Test Guideline 437: Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability Test Method for Identifying i) Chemicals Inducing Serious Eye Damage and ii) Chemicals Not Requiring Classification for Eye Irritation or Serious Eye Damage.
    Click HERE for video.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability Training Video (2015)
    Click HERE for webinar. (Español)
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Serious Eye Damage and Eye Irritation (2013)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Short Time Exposure (STE) Assay: Method and Use (2013)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Current Perspectives and New Directions Using the BCOP Assay—Applications in the Regulatory Arena (2011)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Foetal Bovine Serum

  • Replacing Foetal Bovine Serum in Cell Culture Media
    Click HERE for webinar.

Genotoxicity

  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Reconstructed Human Skin Micronucleus Assay (RSMN): A Novel Micronucleus Assay in a 3D Human Skin Model (2014)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Society of Toxicology Medical Device and Combination Product Specialty Section webinar Evaluation of Medical Devices for Genetic Toxicity: A Global Perspective
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Cyprotex In Vitro Strategies for Regulatory Genotoxicity Testing
    Click HERE for video.

Inhalation Toxicity Testing

  • Webinars on Inhalation Toxicity Testing from a 58th annual Society of Toxicology conference Ancillary Meeting (March 2020)
    Click HERE for webinars.
  • US EPA webinar series: New Approaches for Respiratory Sensitization (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2019)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • US EPA webinar series: MPPD and CFD Modeling to Predict Dosimetry of Inhaled Substances (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2019)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Webinars on Inhalation Toxicity Testing: A Series Hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2018
    Click HERE for webinars.
  • Current Testing Practices for Acute Inhalation Toxicity: Regulatory Requirements and Non-regulatory Testing (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2016)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • State-of-the-Science, Practical Application, and Dosimetry Considerations for In Vitro and Ex Vivo Methods for Acute Inhalation Toxicity (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2016)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • State-of-the-Science and Practical Application of In Silico Methods for Acute Inhalation Toxicity (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2016)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • GHS Additivity Approach to Classify Mixtures Based on Ingredient Toxicity for Acute Inhalation Toxicity (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2016)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Adverse Outcome Pathways for Acute Inhalation Toxicity (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2016)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • 21st Century Testing Approaches for Acute Inhalation Toxicity (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2016)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Organotypic In Vitro Human Respiratory Models of the Tracheobronchial and Alveolar Epithelium—EpiAirwayTM and EpiAlveolarTM (hosted by MatTek; 2014)
    Click HERE for video.

Integrated Approaches to Testing and Assessment

  • Integration of New Approach Methods for Testing and Assessment (recorded for the 1st National Congress on Alternatives to Animal Testing; 2017)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Introduction to Non-whole Animal Test Methods (recorded for the course “Replacing regulatory experiments on animals: an introduction to in silico models and in vitro test methods”; 2017)
    Click HERE for video.
  • Integrated Testing Strategies for Assessing the Skin Sensitization Potential of Chemicals (recorded for the course “Replacing Regulatory Experiments on Animals: An Introduction to In Silico Models and In Vitro Test Methods”; 2017)
    Click HERE for video.
  • PETA Science Consortium International In Vitro Methods for Skin Irritation and Corrosion Testing Training Tool
    Click HERE for training tool.
  • Use of Integrated Approaches to Testing and Assessment (IATA) to Facilitate Regulatory Use of Non-Standard Testing Methods (hosted by the Society of Toxicology In Vitro and Alternative Methods Specialty Section)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Medical Training

  • SynDaver Labs Synthetic Tissue Models of the Human Body
    Click HERE for video.

Organs-on-Chips, Organ Plates, and 3D Tissue Models

  • Modeling Gut-Liver Interaction Using EpiIntestinal™ Micro-Tissues In the Human Dynamic Multi-Organ Plate (Hu-DMOP)
    (hosted by MatTek and IONTOX; 2018)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Physiologically-Relevant Tissue Models Using a High-Throughput Organ-on-a-Chip Platform
    (hosted by MIMETAS; 2017)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Human Organs-on-Chips as Replacements for Animal Testing
    (hosted by the Society of Toxicology In Vitro and Alternative Methods Specialty Section)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • The Use of a Multiple Organ Plate Model for Evaluating Pharmacokinetics and Toxicity of Drugs and Chemicals In Vitro
    (hosted by IONTOX; 2017)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Organovo: Use of Bioprinted 3D Human Tissues for the Assessment of Drug Toxicity
    Click HERE for webinar.

Phototoxicity

  • Assessment of Phototoxicity Using In Vitro Methods (recorded for the course “Replacing regulatory experiments on animals: an introduction to in silico models and in vitro test methods”; 2017)
    Click HERE for video.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: The 3T3 Neutral Red Uptake Phototoxicity Test (2016)
    Click HERE for webinar. (Español, 中文, Português)
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: In Vitro 3T3 Phototoxicity Assay Practical Experiences: Assay Optimization and Challenges (2015)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: In Vitro Phototoxicity Assays (2013)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Pyrogenicity

  • PyroGene™ Recombinant Factor C Assay—An Animal-free Alternative Method for Endotoxin Detection (hosted by Lonza; 2013)
    Click HERE for video.
  • The Whole Blood Assay: Detecting a Broad Spectrum of Pyrogens and Examples for Medical Device Testing (hosted by EMD Millipore; 2015)
    Click HERE for video.

Regulation

  • A4 Quarterly Webinar Series: How to Get to Safer Alternatives Using Non-Animal Testing Methods
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • New Approach Methodology Use for Regulatory Application (NURA): Integrating New Approaches into Your TSCA Testing (2018)
    Click HERE for presentations.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Regulatory Initiatives for New Approaches to Traditional Toxicity Testing (2016)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • REACH webinar series: The Regulatory Processes Involved in Acceptance of Non-Animal Tests (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2015)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • The “V” Word: Ongoing Efforts to Assess the Validity of In Vitro and Alternative Methods for Chemical Safety Assessment (hosted by the Society of Toxicology In Vitro and Alternative Methods Specialty Section)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • TSCA Reform (hosted by the Society of Toxicology In Vitro and Alternative Methods Specialty Section)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Skin Irritation and Corrosion

  • MatTek training video: An In Vitro Skin Irritation Test (SIT) using the EpiDerm Reconstructed Human Epidermal (RHE) model
    Click HERE for video.
  • In vitro assays for dermal safety and efficacy testing for regulatory purposes (Chinese subtitles; 2018)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • In vitro assays for dermal safety and efficacy testing for non-regulatory purposes (Chinese subtitles; 2018)
    Click HERE for webinar
  • PETA Science Consortium International In Vitro Methods for Skin Irritation and Corrosion Testing Training Tool
    Click HERE for training tool.
  • In Vitro Assays Used for Safety Assessment: Skin Irritation and Corrosion (recorded for the course “Replacing regulatory experiments on animals: an introduction to in silico models and in vitro test methods”; 2017)
    Click HERE for video.
  • REACH webinar series: Skin Irritation and Corrosion (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2014)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • OECD test guideline training video: OECD Test Guideline 439: In Vitro Skin Irritation—Reconstructed Human Epidermis Test Method.
    Click HERE for video.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Skin Irritation and Corrosion (2014)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Revisiting Skin Irritation Testing Strategies Applying Non-Animal Test Methods (2012)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Skin Sensitisation

  • US EPA webinar series: Use of Non-animal Skin Sensitization Test Methods (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2020)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • US EPA webinar series: BASF’s 2 out of 3 approach and Kao’s Sequential Testing Strategy for Skin Sensitization Testing (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2018)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • REACH webinar series: Skin Sensitization (co-hosted by the PETA Science Consortium International, 2015)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: KeratinoSens Assay for Identifying Skin Sensitizers (2014)
    Click HERE for webinar.
  • Institute for In Vitro Sciences: Integrated Testing Strategies for In Vitro Skin Sensitization Testing (2013)
    Click HERE for webinar.

Stem Cells

  • Cellular Dynamics International webinars on their induced pluripotent stem cell products
    Click HERE for videos.

Alternatives Searches

  • Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare Online Seminar—Meeting Requirements for Alternatives Searches (2014)
    Click HERE for video.