Program Agenda

Final Program Agenda
(As of September 27, 2012)

Monday, October 1

Continuing Education Courses (separate registration required)

8:00 AM–12:00 Noon AM 1—Improving Human Translation of Safety Pharmacology Models: Practical Applications of Advanced Tissue and Organ Engineering

AM 2—Safety Pharmacology Endpoints in Toxicology Studies

12:30 PM–1:30 PM Lunchtime Mini Course—Safety Pharmacology Case Studies: from Discovery to the Clinics
2:00 PM–6:00 PM PM 1—Advanced Topics in Respiratory Safety Pharmacology

PM 2—CANCELLED

PM 3—Gastrointestinal Safety Pharmacology: From Preclinical to Clinical

PM 4—SAFETY Biomarkers—What Every Safety Pharmacologist Should Know!

6:00 PM–7:00 PM Welcome Reception and Exhibits Opening

Tuesday, October 2

8:15 AM–9:30 AM Intro and Plenary—Keynote Speaker
9:30 AM–10:00 AM Break—Exhibit Hall
10:00 AM–12:00 Noon Track A: Oncology Therapies
10:00 AM–12:00 Noon Track B: Abuse Liability
12:00 Noon–2:00 PM Lunch Break, Exhibits, and Poster Viewing
2:00 PM–3:00 PM Invited Oral Communications 1
2:00 PM–3:00 PM Invited Oral Communications 2
2:00 PM–3:00 PM Invited Oral Communications 3
3:00 PM–3:30 PM Break—Exhibit Hall
3:30 PM–5:30 PM Track A: Assessment of Cardiac Function
3:30 PM–5:30 PM Track B: Testing for Withdrawal Effects of Novel Drugs

Wednesday, October 3

8:30 AM–9:30 AM Plenary—Oncology Session Follow Up (ICH S7, S9, and CV Studies)
9:30 AM–10:00 AM SPS Annual Business Meeting
10:00 AM–10:30 AM Break—Exhibit Hall
10:30 AM–12:30 Noon Track A: Diabetes
10:30 AM–12:30 Noon Track B: Tox21 & In Vitro Models
12:30 PM–2:30 PM Lunch Break, Exhibits, and Poster Viewing
2:30 PM–3:30 PM Invited Oral Communications 4
2:30 PM–3:30 PM Invited Oral Communications 5
2:30 PM–3:30 PM Invited Oral Communications 6
3:30 PM–4:00 PM Break—Exhibit Hall
4:00 PM–6:00 PM Track A: Animal Models
4:00 PM–6:00 PM Track B: The Growing Role of Safety Pharmacology
6:00 PM–7:30 PM Last Chance Poster Viewing Session

Thursday, October 4

8:30 AM–10:30 AM Plenary—Combined Safety Pharmacology and Toxicology Studies
10:30 AM–10:45 AM Break
10:45 AM–12:00 Noon Junior and Student Travel Awards, Distinguished Service Award Presentation and Lecture
12:00 Noon–12:30 PM President’s Summary of Issues, Recommendations, and Debates