Program Agenda


Sunday, September 13

  • Continuing Education

    Morning Courses

    9:00–12:30

    AM1: Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI)/Machine Learning (ML) in Drug Toxicity and Safety

    AM2: Exploring Safety Pharmacology of the Senses

    AM3: Imaging Technologies in Safety and Preclinical Research

    Midday Mini-Course

    13:00–14:00

    Mini-course: The Diplomate in Safety Pharmacology (DSP)

    Afternoon Courses

    14:30–18:00

    PM1: The Power of Safety Pharmacology in Drug Development

    PM2: Watch Your Tone: Intended and Unintended Effects on the Autonomic Nervous System and the Downstream Impact on Key Organ Systems

    PM3: Novel Assays Cardiomyocytes and Others

  • Evening Welcome Reception

Monday, September 14

  • Exhibits and Posters Open

  • Keynote Plenary

  • Track (A) Novel In Vitro/In Silico Assays to Predict Human Safety (AM)

  • Track (B) In Vivo/Ex vivo Case Studies For Safety (AM)

  • Lunch Break, Poster Presentations, Exhibits

  • Debate Part 1: What is the "Value" of Primary Tissue and In Vivo Studies? (PM)

  • Debate Part 2: Are Disease Models Relevant in Safety Pharmacology? (PM)

Tuesday, September 15

  • Exhibits and Posters Open

  • Keynote Plenary

  • Track (A) Macro Molecules Science: Antibodies/Oligo/Peptides (AM)

  • Track (B) Translation Beyond FIH Exposure Response Models (AM)

  • Lunch Break, Poster Presentations, Exhibits

  • Track (A) Macro Molecules Science: Genetherapy/Cell Therapy/mRNA/PROTAC (PM)

  • Track (B) Derisking and Risk Mitigation Strategies (PM)

Wednesday, September 16

  • Annual Members’ Meeting and Awards Ceremony

  • SPS Distinguished Service Award Presentation

  • Clinical Cardiology

  • ICHE14/S7B Update/Q&A

  • President’s Summary/Meeting Adjourned


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