2019 Agenda

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Meeting Agenda - 2019_MARTA_agenda.pdf

Thursday, October 3 rd

11:30-12:30 MARTA Council Meeting (Officers & Councilors only)
12:30-1:00 Registration
1:00-1:15 Welcome to the Meeting
Kimberly Brannen (Merck), MARTA President
Understanding & Modeling Embryo-Fetal Exposure
1:15-2:00 Species Comparison of Maternal‐Embryo/Fetal
Disposition of Compounds
Anthony Scialli (Scialli Consulting)
2:00-2:45 Transporter Regulation of In Utero Exposure
Lauren Aleksunes (Rutgers University)
2:45-3:00 Break (refreshments available)
3:00-3:45 Developing a High-Throughput Placenta-on-a-Chip
Kristin Bircsak (Mimetas)
3:45-4:30 QSAR Modeling of Placental Drug Transfer
Jack Valentine (Merck)
4:30-5:00 Panel Discussion
5:30-8:00 Reception, Joseph Ambler Inn, 1005 Horsham Rd, North
Wales, PA 19454

Friday, October 4 th

9:30-10:00 Business Meeting (open to all members)
10:00-10:15 Break
Trainee Presentations
10:15-10:45 Neurobehavioral Consequences Induced by
Developmental Iodine Deficiency and Perchlorate
Exposure
Kiersten Bell (2019 Bradford Award winner, US
Environmental Protection Agency)
10:45-11:15 TK/Tolerability in Pregnant vs. Nonpregnant Rabbits
Samantha Adams (Bristol-Myers Squibb intern, Rutgers
University)
11:15-12:30 Poster Session & Lunch (provided)
Understanding & Modeling Male Reproductive Toxicity
12:30-1:15 Biology of the Male Reproductive System
Kary Thompson (Bristol-Myers Squibb)
1:15-2:00 Nonclinical Male Reproductive Toxicity Studies
Pragati Coder (Charles River Laboratories)
2:00-2:15 Break (refreshments available)
2:15-2:45 In Vitro Models of Male Reproductive Toxicity
Lei Yin (ReproTox Biotech)
2:45-3:30 Products of Their Environment: Spermatozoal
Dysfunction Due to Tissue Specific Toxic Mechanisms
Angela Stermer (Merck)
3:30-3:45 Closing Remarks