|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.
412 Sandford Avenue, Suite One
Westfield, New Jersey 07090
Tel.  233-9740; Fax  233-5451
E mail: email@example.com; or, firstname.lastname@example.org
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 AM||Welcome||Dr. Bruce Car, Bristol-Myers Squibb|
|8:30 AM - 9:00 AM||Registration (Coffee and breakfast served)|
|9:05 AM - 9:50 AM||Concepts and Methods for Stem Cells||Dr. Erik J. Tokar, National Toxicology Program, NIEHS|
|9:50 AM - 10:35 AM||Pathophysiological Studies Using Cultured Neurons Derived from Primary and Stem Cells||Dr. Hong Shi, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. |
|10:35 AM - 11:00 AM||Break|
|11:00 AM - 11:20 AM||Improved Translation from Preclinical to Clinical Outcomes Using human iPSC-Derived Cardiomyocytes||Dr. Hong Shi, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. |
|11:20 AM - 12:10 AM||Stem Cells in Safety Testing||Dr. Kyle Kolaja, Cellular Dynamics International|
|12:10 AM - 1:00 PM||Lunch (Courtesy of Bristol-Myers Squibb)|
|1:00 PM - 1:45 PM||The Development of a Stem Cell-Based Therapy for the Treatment of Diabetes||Dr. Jack O’Neil, Janssen Pharmaceuticals|
|1:45 PM - 2:30 PM||Nonclinical Safety Testing for Cell-Based Therapies||Dr. Shawna Jackman or Dr. Doug Learn, Charles River Labs|
|2:30 PM - 3:00 PM||Break|
|3:00 PM - 4:00 AM||Panel discussion|
For further information, please contact: Dr. Richard Westhouse (email@example.com, (609) 252-4927) or Dr. Zadok Ruben by (firstname.lastname@example.org, (908) 233-9740).
Please confirm name(s) of attendees with Karen Granaldi of Bristol-Myers Squibb by email at email@example.com or by (phone) at (609) 252-3557 by Tuesday, November 25, 2014.
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
1000 Stony Hill Road
Yardley, PA 19067-5598
Courtyard by Marriott (Ewing/Hopewell)
360 Scotch Road
Ewing, NJ 08628
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:
The Davis Foundation HQ Office
6245 Formoor Lane
Gurnee, Illinois 60031
Tel.  367-4359; Fax  247-1869
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