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Sunday, September 29, 2019

SESSION I: Natural Diseases of Rodents

Chair: Stephanie Montgomery

 
 

Registration / Check In

12:00 - 1:00pm

 

Introduction to Session I - Dr. Stephanie Montgomery, UNC Chapel Hill

1:00 - 1:05pm

 

What’s Your Diagnosis?: Rodent Oldies and Goodies - Dr. Virginia Godfrey, UNC Chapel Hill

1:05 - 1:55pm

 

1:55 - 2:45pm

 

Break - Coffee / Tea

2:45 - 3:05pm

 

3:05 - 3:55pm

 

3:55 - 4:45pm

 

Opening Reception (Heavy hors d’oeuvres)

5:15pm


Monday, September 30, 2019

Registration

7:30am - 12:00pm

Coffee / Tea

7:30-8:30am

SESSION II: Medical Device Pathology in Rodent Models

Chair: Lyn Wancket Co-chair: Maureen O’Brien

Introduction to Session II - Dr. Maureen O’Brien, Charles River Laboratories

8:30 - 8:35am

 

Overview of Medical Device Pathology - Dr. Kathleen Funk, EPL, Inc.

8:35 - 9:15am

 

Evaluation of Medical Devices Using Electron Microscopy - David Hill, Charles River Laboratories

9:15 - 10:05am

 

Break

10:05 - 10:35am

 

Histology Scoring Schemes - Dr. Maureen O’Brien, Charles River Laboratories

10:35 - 11:25am

 

Biocompatibility: Safety Assessment for Medical Devices - Mara Dauterman, Becton, Dickinson and Company

11:25 - 12:15pm

 

Lunch (provided)

Trainee Networking Lunch (trainees & invited mentors only)

12:15 - 1:15pm

 

SESSION III: Nanoparticle-related Pathology in Rodent Models

Chair: Mark Cesta Co-chair: Ann Hubbs

Introduction to Session III - Dr. Ann Hubbs, NIOSH / CDC

1:20 - 1:25pm

 

1:25 - 2:15pm

 

Break

2:15 - 2:30pm

 

Nanoparticle Inhalation: Segment Specific Impacts on the Microvascular Milieu - Dr. Timothy R. Nurkiewicz, West Virginia School of Medicine

2:30 - 3:20pm

 

3:20 - 4:10pm

 

4:10 - 5:00pm


Tuesday, October 1, 2019

SESSION IV: Toxicology for Pathologists

Chair: Dave Dorman

Coffee / Tea

7:30-8:30am

 

Introduction to Session IV - Dr. Dave Dorman, NC State University

8:30 - 8:35am

 

8:35 - 9:15am

 

9:15 - 10:05am

 

Break

10:05 - 10:35am

 

Dose Selection and Animal Models - Dr. Dave Dorman, NC State University

10:35 - 11:25am

 

Toxicology of Small Molecule Pharmaceuticals - Dr. Deepa Rao, Tox Path Specialists [a StageBio Company]

11:25 - 12:15pm

 

Lunch (provided)

12:15 - 1:15pm

 

SESSION V: Emerging Topics in Clinical Pathology

Chair: Greg Travlos Co-chair: Michelle Cora

Introduction to Session V

1:20 - 1:25pm

 

1:25 - 2:15pm

 

Circulating Cell Free RNA - Dr. Rebecca Fry, UNC Chapel Hill

2:15 - 3:05pm

 

Break

3:05 - 3:20

 

Multi-Dimensional Flow Cytometry - Dr. Jason Grayson, Wake Forest School of Medicine

3:20 - 4:10pm

 

Viscoelastic Coagulation Testing - Dr. Alex Lynch, NC State University

4:10 - 5:00pm

 
 

The programming offers 19 hours of Continuing Veterinary Medical Education credit as approved by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards RACE committee.