2018 Safety Pharmacology Society West Coast Regional Meeting

2018 Safety Pharmacology Society West Coast Regional Meeting 2018-10-10T13:46:48+00:00

AnaBios is proud to co-sponsor the 2018 Safety Pharmacology Society West Coast Regional Meeting, to be held in Foster City, California at the corporate headquarters of Gilead. Other co-sponsors of the event include Calvert Laboratories, Gilead and NeuCyte.

AGENDA

8:30 AM – Registration & continental breakfast

8:50 AM – Opening remarks and introductions by Chris Mathes, AnaBios

9:00 AM – Keynote lecture by Dr. Philip Sager

Session 1

9:45 – 10:15 AM –Joseph Wu, Stanford – “Stem Cells & Genomics for Precision Medicine”

10:15 – 10:45 AM – Najah Abi-Gergis, AnaBios – “Preclinical Human Contractility Safety Testing”

10:45 – 11:15 AM – Networking coffee break

11:15 – 11:45 AM – Carrie McMahon, Gilead – “CV Risk Assessment in Radiotelemetry-Instrumented Male Cynomolgus Monkeys Following Oral Administration of a Multi-Kinase Inhibitor”

Session 2

11:45 – 12:15 PM – Lorena Saavedra, NeuCyte – “Predicting Seizure Liabilities in a Dish Using Human iPSC-based Neural Cells”

12:15 – 12:45 PM – Ray Chui, Amgen – “Pro-Arrhythmia Evaluation in a Dog Model of HF: Augmenting the Nonclinical Tool Box”

12:45 – 2:00 PM – Lunch sponsored by Calvert Laboratories

2:00 – 2:30 PM – Speaker TBD

Session 3

2:30 – 3:00 PM – Speaker TBD

3:00 – 3:30 PM – Dale Stevens, Genentech

3:30 – 4:00 PM – Networking Coffee Break

4:00 – 4:30 PM – Hugo Vargas, Amgen – “Translation of Safety Pharmacology Testing to Human Trials:  What Do We K . bnow?”

Session 4

4:30 – 5:30 PM – Panel discussion with speakers

5:30 – 7:00 PM – Networking reception