European Society of Toxicologic Pathology (ESTP)
    European Society of Toxicologic Pathology
Dr. med. vet. Matthias Rinke
Honorary Member of the European Society of Toxicologic Pathology (ESTP)

Has contributed substantially to shaping our Society and profession and to the project Registry of Industrial Toxicology Animal-data (RITA)

  • Certified Specialist in Veterinary Pathology (Fachtierarzt), FIATP
  • 1988–2016 Bayer, Wuppertal (since 2008 also Berlin), Germany (2004-2016 Head of Pathology and Clinical Pathology)
  • 2016 retirement and start of "Otter Project" @ Hannover Veterinary School
  • 2017–today: Member of Bayer Senior Expert Network (Bay-SEN)
  • Member of various INHAND working groups
  • Since 1991 Member and from 2004–2016 Co-chair of the RITA database
  • Member of various Societies (Path-branch of DVG, ESVP, STP, Hungarian TOX)
  • Since 1991 Member of the GTP/ESTP
  • Member of ESTP Membership Committee (2001–2015)
  • Member of ESTP Award-Committee (2001–2005) and (2021–today)
  • Member of ESTP "Guess What"-Committee (2002–2012) and (2019–today)
  • ESTP Treasurer / ESTP Board Member (2006–2016)
  • Member of ESTP Congress Scientific Organising Committee (2006–2016, 2021, 2022)
  • Lecturer at ESTP / TiHo Hannover "Modules in Toxicologic Pathology" (2006–today)
  • Still shows an exemplary active and enthusiastic engagement for our Society as member of the Webinar and Guess What committee, lecturer, and speaker