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ecopa SSCT Workshop 2017

Program

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Day 1, 14th June

08:00 –

Registration and Welcome coffee

09:00 – 09:30

Opening of the ecopa-SSCT Workshop 2017
Sirpa Pietikäinen, European Parliament

09:30 – 10:20

Keynote lecture: Toxicology for 21st century safety sciences
Thomas Hartung, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA

10:20 – 10:50

Coffee break

10:50 –

Session 1: Relevance and Application of Read-Across
Chair: Derek Knight, ECHA, Finland and Sharon Stuard, Procter & Gamble, USA

Parallel session
Technical Workshop 1
 
To be organised by industry or other stakeholders, programme not yet available

 

 

10:50 – 11:20

How to build and use Read-Across
Derek Knight, ECHA, Finland

11:20 – 11:50

How New Approach Methods can be used to enhance Read-Across predictivity: Application of toxicokinetics
Iain Gardner, Certara, United Kingdom

11:50 – 12:20

How New Approach Methods can be used to enhance Read-Across predictivity: Application of toxicodynamics
Sharon Stuard, Procter & Gamble, USA

12:20 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:00

Chemical industry users´ experience
Nicholas Ball, Dow Chemicals, Switzerland

Parallel session
Technical Workshop 2 
To be organised by industry or other stakeholders, programme not yet available

14:00 – 14:30

Using New Approach Methods to form new categories: can you make read-across  prediction better
Sylvia Escher, Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine ITEM, Germany

14:30 – 15:00

In silico ADMET models to support read-across and risk assessment
Andrew White, Unilever PLC, UK

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee break

Parallel
Student session
Includes oral presentations of 15 min each. The presentations will be selected based on abstracts

15:30 – 16:00

How to properly use read-across: Read-across case study without using NAM
Niklas Andersson, European Chemicals Agency, Finland

16:00 – 16:30

How to properly use read-across: Read-across case study by using NAM
Sharon Stuard, Procter & Gamble, USA

16:30 – 17:00

Panel discussion and conclusions of the workshop
Panel members. Moderator: Derek Knight, ECHA, Finland

17:00 – 19:00

ecopa General Assembly

19:00
19:30

Get Together
Dinner

 

Day 2, 15th June

09:00 – 09:30

Keynote lecture: Challenges in the development and application of IATA
Silvia Casati, EURL-ECVAM, Italy

09:30 –

Session 2: Integrated Approach in Testing and Assessment (IATA)
Chair: Silvia Casati, EURL-ECVAM, Italy

Parallel session
Technical Workshop 3 
To be organised by industry or other stakeholders, programme not yet available

 

09:30 – 09:50

Adverse Outcome Pathways 
Yuki Sakuratani OECD, France  

09:50 – 10:10

Mechanism based cellular assays for toxicity risk assessment
Matti Lang, The National Research Centre for Environmental Toxicology, Entox, Australia

10:10 – 10:30

New methods and strategies for safety assessment testing in the EU-ToxRisk project
Bob van de Water, University of Leiden, The Netherlands

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 11:15

Case study

Parallel session
Technical Workshop 4 
To be organised by industry or other stakeholders, programme not yet available

11:15 – 11:30

Case study

11:30 – 12:00

Integrating bioinformatics and chemoinformatics approaches for an improved safety assessment of drug candidates – achievements of the IMI eTOX project
Thomas Steger-Hartmann, Bayer, Germany

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 – 13:30

Keynote lecture: Knowledge-based computational disease modelling
Joost Beltman, University of Leiden, The Netherlands

13:30

Session 3 (part 1): Advanced disease models for biomedical research and drug development
Chair: Tuula Heinonen, University of Tampere, Finland and Joost Beltman, University of Leiden, The Netherlands

Parallel session
Technical Workshop 5 
To be organised by industry or other stakeholders, programme not yet available stakeholders, programme not yet available

13:30 – 14:00

Use of iPS lines from patients in brain disease models
Jari Koistinaho, University of Eastern Finland, Finland

14:00 – 14:30

Modeling carcinogenicity: Importance of microinfrastructure
Pipsa Saharinen, University of Helsinki, Finland

14:30 – 15:00

Coffee break

15:00 – 15:30

Endothelial cell -based models for venous malformations
Lauri Eklund, University of Oulu, Finland

Parallel
Student session
Includes oral presentations of 15 min each. The presentations will be selected based on abstracts

15:30 – 15:45

Case study

15:45 – 16:00

Case study

16:00 – 16:45

BEMF-Award Ceremony and Lecture
Chair: professor Hanna Tähti, University of Tampere, Finland

17:00 – 19:00

SSCT General Assembly

19:00

Banquet

 

Day 3, 16th June

09:00 –

Session 3 (part 2):
Chair: Ian Cotgreave, Swetox, Sweden

Parallel session
Technical Workshop 6 
To be organised by industry or other stakeholders, programme not yet available

09:00 – 09:30

Computational models of in vitro neural systems: Building collaborative ICT-infrastructure in EU FET Flagship Human Brain Project
Marja-Leena Linne, Tampere University of Technology, Finland

09:30 – 10:00

Considering a new paradigm for Alzheimer´s disease research
Martin Hofmann-Apitius, Fraunhofer Institute for Algorithms and Scientific Computing SCAI, Germany

10:00 – 10:30

AOP for parkinsonian disease
Andrea Terron, EFSA, Italy

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 11:15

Case study

11:15 – 11:30

Case study

11:30 – 12:30

Debate: Human cellular or animal disease models: pros and cons to mimic human effects
Ian Cotgreave, Swetox, Sweden (human cellular disease models) and Matti Poutanen, University of Turku, Finland (animal disease models)

12:30

Best poster and young scientist oral presentation awards

Lunch

13:45

Fincopa workshop ja General Assembly

 

 

 
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