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Advancing Technology & The 3Rs

Start:
March 2, 2012
Venue:
The Palace at Somerset Park
Address:
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333 Davison Avenue, Somerset, NJ, United States, 08873

Advancing Technology & The 3Rs
Sharing Strategies that Advance Bioscience and Animal Welfare

Sponsored by the New Jersey Association for Biomedical Research

March 2, 2012
9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Palace at Somerset Park
Somerset, New Jersey

Program Highlights

Keynote Topic:
New Ways of Doing Science: International Efforts to Develop Novel 3Rs Approaches
Dr. Belen Tornesi
U.S. Representative, European Partnership for Alternative Approaches, Platform on Science
Research Investigator Toxicologist, Development & Reproductive Specialist
Global Pharmaceutical Research & Development, Abbott Laboratories

AM Panel:
Challenges of Capturing & Communicating 3Rs Progress

• Challenges of Moving Beyond Animal Models to Qualify as Drug Development Tools
Suzanne Fitzpatrick, PhD, Food & Drug Administration

Non-animal Techniques: Designing out Drug Safety Liabilities in Drug Discovery
Oliver Flint, PhD, Bristol Myers-Squibb

Refining Animal Model Science to Advance Drug Discovery: Unmet Opportunity
Jeff Everitt, DVM, GlaxoSmithKline Research and Development

PM Sharing:
Technical Roundtables
Eight representatives from industry and government will share 3Rs methods that advance science and improve animal welfare.

Registration

The New Jersey Association for Biomedical Research would be pleased to extend a special reduced rate of $100 to BioNJ Members.  Non-member rate is $250.  Please contact Annette McCabe to register at 908-228-2203 or via email at mccabe@njabr.org.