The National Toxicology Program in RTP, NC will be open on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 and employees have the option for unscheduled leave or unscheduled telework.
Updates regarding government operating status and resumption of normal operations can be found on the National Institute of Environmental Health Services website.
BSC Meeting Update - December 11-12, 2018
Due to inclement weather, Day 1 of the Board of Scientific Counselors meeting (Tuesday, Dec 11) has been cancelled.
Day 2 of the meeting (Wednesday, Dec 12) will be held by webcast ONLY. The webcast will start at 10 AM EST.
Please register for the webcast on the BSC meeting webpage: https://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/165.
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