NIEHS and NTP Presentations, Sessions, and Activities
March 11 – 14, 2019
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Highlighted NIEHS/NTP Events
Exhibitor Hosted Session
Embracing Translation at the National Toxicology Program: A Strategic Realignment
Presented by: Brian Berridge, D.V.M., Ph.D., D.A.C.V.P., National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
The National Toxicology Program (NTP) continuously builds on its history of relevance, excellence, and impact. In 2018, the NIEHS NTP Division initiated an effort to refine its portfolio and approaches to evolve the way toxicology is applied to public health issues. This session will provide information about the NTP realignment toward translational toxicology.
Classification of Substances as Endocrine Disruptors Has a Public Health Benefit
Debaters: Paul Foster, NIEHS (Retired), Research Triangle Park, North Carolina; and Martin Van den Berg, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands.
Meet the Directors
A Conversation with Linda S. Birnbaum, Jennifer Orme-Zavaleta, and Mark S. Johnson
Panelists: Linda S. Birnbaum, NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina; Jennifer Orme-Zavaleta, US EPA, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina; and Mark S. Johnson, Army Public Health Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland.
Toxicology Sciences Features Session
From the Pages of ToxSci: Mouse vs. Machine ... Are Animal Studies Being Supplanted by Computers?
Panelists: Gary W. Miller, Columbia University, New York, New York; Alison Harrill, NIEHS/NTP, ResearchTriangle Park, North Carolina; Thomas Hartung, Johns Hopkins University Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing (CAAT), Baltimore, Maryland; Nicole C. Kleinstreuer, NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina; and Ivan Rusyn, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas.
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