SOFT members receive discounted rates for meetings and webinars, access to a robust learning center, professional development resources, continuing education and networking opportunities, and much more to help them be successful in their careers. SOFT understands your needs as a professional, which is why we provide our 1,500+ members with assets they cannot get anywhere else. As a member, you will receive immediate access to these valuable benefits and resources. Apply today!

Education and Professional Development

  • Annual Meeting: Receive reduced member rates to SOFT's annual meeting where you will learn the latest developments and research findings, meet the top researchers and experts in the field and network with colleagues in an interactive meeting format.
  • Online Learning: Receive a discounted member rate for SOFT sponsored webinars and continuing education opportunities in SOFT's Learning Center and Free access to SOFT's member discussion group, SOFTopics
  • Professional Mentoring Program: As a member you are eligible to join SOFT's Professional Mentoring ProgramThe Professional Mentoring Program was launched in January 2020, and provides members with the opportunity to serve as mentors, mentees, or both to other SOFT members through participation in a guided one-year program.  
  • Official Journal: You will receive a mailed print subscription and digital access of the Journal of Analytical Toxicology (JAT)


  • Annual Meeting: SOFT's Annual Meeting is a wonderful way for the toxicology committee to come together once a year to participate in scientific presentations, workshops, and of course networking with your peers! SOFT provides several opportunities for attendees to network during the annual meeting such as a Welcome Reception, Off-site event, President's Banquet with live band and dancing.
  • SOFTopics: is an open forum style discussion, where a topic is specified as the focus for a given session. Attendees are split into smaller breakout sessions to allow for a more intimate discussion. At the end of the breakout session, everyone rotates into a new group for further discussions. Attendees are encouraged to pose questions or discuss observations and trends they have encountered. SOFTopics is an interactive experience, so we ask all attendees to use the video and microphone functions whenever possible. We want to see all of your faces!
  • Committees: As a SOFT member you are eligible to join a committee. SOFT has 20+ committees that focus on a variety of areas within SOFT and toxicology. You are also eligible to attend open committee meetings.
  • Volunteers: SOFT is a volunteer led organization that relies on the support of our members to ensure a successful annual meeting. We offer several volunteer opportunities at the annual meeting such as workshop registration, poster preparation, The Karla Moore Fun Run, The President's Banquet, and much more. Join other SOFT members as we plan, prep, and execute a successful meeting!