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Upcoming Meetings
Stem Cell Technology in Toxicology and Therapeutics
Date: Friday, December 05, 2014
Duration: 1 day(s)
Location: The Bristol-Myers Squibb Hopewell site is located at 311 Pennington Rocky Hill Rd in Pennington, NJ 08534-2130 (in the Princeton area);.
Program Director: Zadok Ruben, D.V.M., Ph.D.
Patoximed Consultants
412 Sandford Avenue, Suite One
Westfield, New Jersey 07090
Tel. [908] 233-9740; Fax [908] 233-5451
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It is our pleasure to invite you and your colleagues to a Day Seminar of the Northeast Sub-Division. Thanks to the generous support of Bristol Myers Squibb, we can anticipate a superb meeting on Friday, December 5 at the Hopewell pleasant campus site. Dr. Richard Westhouse has prepared an excellent program on the topic STEM CELL TECHNOLOGY IN TOXICOLOGY AND THERAPEUTICS. I am certain that we will have an informative and a productive meeting on this interesting subject (see program below).

Friday, December 05, 2014
9:00 AM - 9:05 AMWelcomeDr. Bruce Car, Bristol-Myers Squibb
8:30 AM - 9:00 AMRegistration (Coffee and breakfast served)
9:05 AM - 9:50 AMConcepts and Methods for Stem CellsDr. Erik J. Tokar, National Toxicology Program, NIEHS
9:50 AM - 10:35 AMPathophysiological Studies Using Cultured Neurons Derived from Primary and Stem CellsDr. Hong Shi, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.
10:35 AM - 11:00 AMBreak
11:00 AM - 11:20 AMImproved Translation from Preclinical to Clinical Outcomes Using human iPSC-Derived CardiomyocytesDr. Hong Shi, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.
11:20 AM - 12:10 AMStem Cells in Safety TestingDr. Kyle Kolaja, Cellular Dynamics International
12:10 AM - 1:00 PMLunch (Courtesy of Bristol-Myers Squibb)
1:00 PM - 1:45 PMThe Development of a Stem Cell-Based Therapy for the Treatment of DiabetesDr. Jack O’Neil, Janssen Pharmaceuticals
1:45 PM - 2:30 PMNonclinical Safety Testing for Cell-Based TherapiesDr. Shawna Jackman or Dr. Doug Learn, Charles River Labs
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMBreak
3:00 PM - 4:00 AMPanel discussion

For further information, please contact: Dr. Richard Westhouse (, (609) 252-4927) or Dr. Zadok Ruben by (, (908) 233-9740).

Please confirm name(s) of attendees with Karen Granaldi of Bristol-Myers Squibb by email at or by (phone) at (609) 252-3557 by Tuesday, November 25, 2014.

Hotel Accommodations:
Area hotels include:

Hyatt Regency Princeton
102 Carnegie Center
Princeton, New Jersey, USA 08540-6293
Tel: +1 609 987 1234 Fax: +1 609 987 2584

Hampton Inn
1000 Stony Hill Road
Yardley, PA 19067-5598
(215) 860-1700

Courtyard by Marriott (Ewing/Hopewell)
360 Scotch Road
Ewing, NJ 08628
(609) 771-8100

Tuition is free for individual, affiliate, or corporate members of the Davis Foundation. Non-members may become members and attend. For information on becoming a member of the Foundation, please contact:

Cherry Maxwell
The Davis Foundation HQ Office
6245 Formoor Lane
Gurnee, Illinois 60031
Tel. [847] 367-4359; Fax [847] 247-1869

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