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Third Joint American-Israeli Medical Toxicology Conference

The American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) in conjunction with the Israeli Society of Toxicology (IST) is proud to announce the Third Joint American-Israeli Medical Toxicology Conference. ACMT and IST previously held joint conferences in 2010 and in 2013. This third conference, held at the Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa, Israel, will be on November 19-20, 2019.

In addition to the conference, the Emergency Division of the Israeli Ministry of Health has also arranged for a multi-casualty toxicological incident drill at Hadassah Mount Scopus Hospital in Jerusalem. The drill is scheduled for November 21, 2019, and all conference faculty are invited. 

All conference sessions will be held in English.

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Conference Registration

Participants are expected to register onsite. The conference is located at the Spencer Auditorium, Ground floor, Main (Sammy Ofer) Building, Rambam Health Care Campus, 8 Ha'Aliya Street, Haifa. The registration desk will be at the entrance of the auditorium.
1-day: $30 USD / 100 NIS
2-day: $45 USD / 150 NIS 
International speakers, members of the Israel Society of Toxicology and Israel Association of Clinical Pharmacology, and employees of the Ministry of Defense and Rambam Health Campus will be exempt from payment.
Registration Forms 
International participants: Registration Form (English)
Israeli participants: Registration Form (Hebrew)
Please return registration form to:

Hotel Accommodations

Dan Panorama Haifa (107 Hanassi Avenue, Haifa)
Rooms with sea view are available at the same rate as rooms without view. No conference code or special rate. Click Here to make a reservation.
Golden Crown (Derech Yaffo 115, Haifa)
Discounted rooms available for attendees. Superior rooms available at $126/night, business rooms at $142/night (depending on availability). To make a reservation, email: Reference conference name for discounted rate: ACMT-IST 2019
A shuttle will be available to take attendees from these two hotels to Rambam Health Care Campus. 
November 19-20, 2019: Leaving Dan Panorama on 7:25 AM, Golden Crown on 7:50 AM; return from Rambam Health Care Campus on 4:15 PM.
More info found here: Useful Information

Meeting Organizers

American College of Medical Toxicology
Yaron Finkelstein, MD, FACMT, Hospital for Sick Children
Lewis S. Nelson, MD, FACMT, Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Paul Wax, MD, FACMT, Executive Director, ACMT; Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School

Israeli Society of Toxicology
Yedidia Bentur, MD, FACMT; Director, Israel Poison Information Center, Rambam Health Care Campus, Technion, Haifa
Miguel Glatstein, MD, Sourasky Medical Center
Eran Kozer, MD, IST Chairman, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center
Ophir Lavon, MD, Carmel Medical Center