7th Annual Meeting of the ASCCT

Predictive Toxicology: Strategies for Implementing New Approaches

Lister Hill Auditorium, National Library of Medicine
NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD

September 11th, 2018

Abstract submission is closed. Thank you for your submissions! 

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  • Expert plenary lectures including:
    • Brian Berridge, Assoc. Director, National Toxicology Program: Building  Biological Bridges: Facilitating the Predictive Toxicology Paradigm
    • Suzanne Fitzpatrick, FDA: Predictive Toxicology for Regulatory Decisions: Implementing New Approaches at FDA
    • Lorna Ewart, AstraZeneca: Microphysiological Systems - the opportunities and the challenges
  • Additional topics: medical devices, tobacco assessment, organ chip validation
  • Panel discussion on public-private partnerships
  • Social reception and networking event
  • Poster and oral presentations drawn from submitted abstracts
  • Mentoring activity and awards for young scientists

We hope you will join us for the seventh annual meeting of the ASCCT. While many invited talks this year focus on FDA-regulated products, abstracts covering all aspects of cellular and computational toxicology, including policy, are welcome and invited.

Awards:

As in previous years, the ASCCT will offer the Edward Carney Award for Predictive Toxicology and the Tox21 Student Award for the best presentations; entries in the form of full poster or slide presentations must be received by September 7th and should be sent to Kristie Sullivan. Winners of each award will receive a $500 prize. Please also check the relevant boxes on the abstract submission form.

Mentoring and Networking Event

September 10th at 7:30 pm
Share Wine Lounge and Bistro
DoubleTree Bethesda
8120 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814

Get an early start on the ASCCT Annual Meeting by joining us for a mentoring and networking happy hour at 7:30 PM on September 10th at the Share Wine Lounge and Bistro in the DoubleTree Bethesda hotel. Participants will enjoy the company of like-minded scientists and learn about each other’s work. While registration is not required, you can indicate your interest in participating when you register to help us plan a great event.

Suggested Hotels:

Hotels near the Bethesda Metro station (one station south of NIH):

Hyatt Regency Bethesda
1 Bethesda Metro Center
Bethesda, MD 20814
https://bethesda.regency.hyatt.com

Residence Inn Bethesda Downtown
7335 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
http://residenceinnbethesda.com

Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC/Bethesda
7301 Waverly Street
Bethesda, MD 20814
http://hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/maryland/hilton-garden-inn-washington-dc-bethesda-WASBTGI/index.html

Hotels between Medical Center (NIH) and Bethesda Metro Stations:

American Inn of Bethesda
8130 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
http://www.american-inn.com

DoubleTree Bethesda
8120 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/hotels/maryland/doubletree-by-hilton-bethesda-washington-dc-WASBHDT/index.html

Bethesda Court Hotel
7740 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
http://bethesdacourtwashdc.com
 

Thank you to our sponsors
 

Alternatives Research & Development Foundation

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