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Virtual Meeting Program

Throughout the next few months, SOT will be presenting Scientific Sessions and Continuing Education courses originally planned for presentation in Anaheim as live webinars. This web page will be updated regularly as webinars are confirmed and registration details become available.

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Tuesday, March 31

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (ET)

Bringing Advances in Risk Science into Regulatory Decisions: Applying Data-Driven Uncertainty Analysis

Chairs: George M. Woodall, US EPA; and Phillip Eric Goodrum, GSI Environmental Inc.

Primary Endorser: Risk Assessment Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

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Thursday, April 2

12:00 Noon to 1:30 PM (ET)

Single Cell Applications in Mechanistic Toxicology

Chairs: Cody Smith, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; and Michael Aschner, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Primary Endorser: Mechanisms Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Comparative Toxicology, Pathology, and Veterinary Specialty Section; Molecular and Systems Biology Specialty Section

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Friday, April 3

12:00 Noon to 3:30 PM (ET)

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE AM04: Introduction to Open-Access Computational Toxicology Tools

Chairs: Agnes Karmaus, Integrated Laboratory Systems Inc; and Nicole Kleinstreuer, NIEHS/NICEATM.

Primary Endorser: In Vitro and Alternative Methods Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Mechanisms Specialty Section; Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend


CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE AM07: The Basics of In Vitro Xenobiotic Metabolism and Drug-Drug Interaction Investigations: Applicability to All Xenobiotics

Chairs: Andrew Parkinson, XPD Consulting; and Brian W. Ogilvie, Sekisui XenoTech LLC.

Primary Endorser: In Vitro and Alternative Methods Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Drug Discovery Toxicology Specialty Section; Exposure Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend


Friday, April 10

12:00 Noon to 3:30 PM (ET)

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE AM03: Developing Therapeutics for Ocular Indications: A 20/20 View

Chairs: Kathleen Krenzer, Iuvo BioScience; and Hiromi Hosako, Alcon.

Primary Endorser: Ocular Toxicology Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Biotechnology Specialty Section; Comparative Toxicology, Pathology, and Veterinary Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend


Thursday, April 16

1:00 PM to 3:45 PM (ET)

Known Unknowns: Challenges and Approaches for Handling Chemical, Hazard, and Regulatory Uncertainty in Medical Device Safety Assessments

Chairs: Tom Lewandowski, Gradient; and Alan Hood, US FDA/CDRH.

Primary Endorser: Medical Device and Combination Product Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Computational Toxicology Specialty Section; Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

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Friday, April 17

12:00 Noon to 3:30 PM (ET)

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE AM06: Modern Modeling Strategies to Address Uncertainty and Variability in Dose-Response Assessment

Chairs: Kan Shao, Indiana University; and Weihsueh A. Chiu, Texas A&M University.

Primary Endorser: Risk Assessment Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Biological Modeling Specialty Section; Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend


Tuesday, April 21

12:00 Noon to 2:45 PM (ET)

Globally Harmonized Guidance for Dose-Response Analysis and Derivation of Health-Based Guidance Values for Chemicals in Food

Chairs: Virunya Bhat, ToxStrategies Inc.; and Yu (Janet) Zang, US FDA.

Primary Endorser: Food Safety Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section; Women in Toxicology Special Interest Group

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Thursday, April 23

1:00 PM to 3:45 PM (ET)

Applying Modern Toxicology to Dietary Supplements with Ancient Roots: Botanical Safety in the 21st Century

Chairs: Cynthia Rider, NIEHS/NTP; and Michelle Embry, HESI.

Primary Endorser: Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

Other Endorser: Mixtures Specialty Section

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Tuesday, April 28

12:00 Noon to 2:45 PM (ET)

Electronic Cigarettes and Cardiovascular Toxicity: New Friend or Old Foe?

Chairs: Ivan Mark Olfert, West Virginia University School of Medicine; and Daniel J. Conklin, University of Louisville.

Primary Endorser: Cardiovascular Toxicology Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Clinical and Translational Toxicology Specialty Section; Inhalation and Respiratory Specialty Section

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Thursday, April 30

1:00 PM to 3:45 PM (ET)

Organ to Silicon Chip: Emerging In Vitro and In Silico Tools for Evaluation of Cardiotoxicity

Chairs: Anthony Bahinski, GlaxoSmithKline plc; and Megan McCain, University of Southern California.

Primary Endorser: Cardiovascular Toxicology Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Drug Discovery Toxicology Specialty Section; In Vitro and Alternative Methods Specialty Section

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Friday, May 1

12:00 Noon to 3:30 PM (ET)

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE PM14: The Male Reproductive Tract: Development, Toxicology, and Pathology

Chairs: Vicki Sutherland, NIEHS/NTP; and Nicole Principato, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company.

Primary Endorser: Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Comparative Toxicology, Pathology, and Veterinary Specialty Section; Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend


Tuesday, May 5

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (ET)

The Epidemic of Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown Etiology in Agricultural Communities

Chairs: Alison Harrill, NIEHS/NTP; and Julia Tobacyk, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

Primary Endorser: Occupational and Public Health Specialty Section

Other Endorser: Clinical and Translational Toxicology Specialty Section

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Thursday, May 7

1:00 PM to 3:45 PM (ET)

Developmental Toxicity of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS): Current In Vivo Approaches and Application to Human Health Risk Assessment

Chairs: Justin Conley, US EPA; and AtLee Watson, NIEHS/NTP.

Primary Endorser: Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Immunotoxicology Specialty Section; Neurotoxicology Specialty Section

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Thursday, May 14

1:00 PM to 3:45 PM (ET)

Protecting Public Health and the Environment during Wildfire Recovery

Chairs: Shelley DuTeaux, California Department of Pesticide Regulation; and Shoba Iyer, California Environmental Protection Agency.

Primary Endorser: Occupational and Public Health Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Northern California Regional Chapter; Southern California Regional Chapter

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Friday, May 15

12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM (ET)

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE SR01: Advances in CRISPR-Cas9 Tools and Applications for Toxicologists

Chairs: Cheryl Rockwell, Michigan State University; and Elena Demireva, Michigan State University.

Primary Endorser: Continuing Education Committee

Other Endorser: Mechanisms Specialty Section; Molecular and Systems Biology Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend

12:00 Noon to 3:30 PM (ET)

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE PM10: An Introduction to New Approach Methodologies (NAMs) and Understanding Their Potential to Support Regulatory Decisions

Chairs: Mansi Krishan, Danone North America; and Suzanne Fitzpatrick, US FDA/CFSAN.

Primary Endorser: Risk Assessment Specialty Section

Other Endorser: Drug Discovery Toxicology Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend


CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE PM13: In Vitro Approaches to Assess the Toxicity of Inhaled Substances

Chairs: Amy J. Clippinger, PETA International Science Consortium Ltd., United Kingdom; and Emily Reinke, Army Public Health Center.

Primary Endorser: In Vitro and Alternative Methods Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Inhalation and Respiratory Specialty Section; Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend


Tuesday, May 19

10:00 AM to 12:45 PM (ET)

Application of RISK21 Framework in Regulatory-Based Decision-Making: From Business Decisions to Prioritization to Risk Assessment

Chairs: Michelle Embry, HESI; and Douglas Wolf, Syngenta.

Primary Endorser: Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Exposure Specialty Section; Risk Assessment Specialty Section

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Thursday, May 21

1:00 PM to 3:45 PM (ET)

TaRGET II Consortium: Elucidating Epigenetic Responses to the Environment across Target and Surrogate Tissues

Chairs: Dana C. Dolinoy, University of Michigan; and Rosonald R. Bell, Epizyme.

Primary Endorser: Molecular and Systems Biology Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Mechanisms Specialty Section; Occupational and Public Health Specialty Section

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Thursday, May 28

12:00 Noon to 2:45 PM (ET)

Single Cell Technologies: A Potentially Transformative Tool for Toxicology

Chairs: Sudin Bhattacharya, Michigan State University; and Justin A. Colacino, University of Michigan.

Primary Endorser: Molecular and Systems Biology Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Association of Scientists of Indian Origin Special Interest Group; Stem Cells Specialty Section

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Friday, May 29

11:00 AM to 2:30 PM (ET)

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE AM08: Timing Is Everything: Developmental Exposure Alters the Path of Immune Cell Maturation and Function

Chairs: Alessandro Venosa, University of Utah; and Jamie DeWitt, East Carolina University.

Primary Endorser: Immunotoxicology Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend

12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM (ET)

CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE SR02: Qualifying Biomarkers and Navigating the US FDA Predictive Toxicology Roadmap to Improve Decision-Making in Toxicology and Drug Safety Assessment

Chairs: Robert Young, MilliporeSigma; and Vincent Reynolds, Eli Lilly and Company.

Primary Endorser: Regulatory and Safety Evaluation Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Biotechnology Specialty Section; Carcinogenesis Specialty Section

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Note: Continuing Education (CE) courses require a paid registration. Those who registered to attend the CE course in Anaheim are registered for the course. If you were not previously registered, you may register to attend


Thursday, June 11

12:00 Noon to 2:45 PM (ET)

Sex, Lungs, and Air Pollution

Chairs: Meghan E. Rebuli, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; and Robert M. Tighe, Duke University.

Primary Endorser: Inhalation and Respiratory Specialty Section

Other Endorsers: Clinical and Translational Toxicology Specialty Section; Women in Toxicology Special Interest Group

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