Top Reasons to Attend the 2018 SPS Meeting in Washington, DC


Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Safety Pharmacology Society (SPS) Board of Directors and Officers, we would like to invite you to attend the 2018 SPS Annual Meeting at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in the historic, international city of Washington, DC. The 2018 SPS Annual Meeting provides a dynamic forum for sharing the latest in safety pharmacology.

Top Reasons to Attend the Meeting 

  • A dynamic forum for best practice sharing within industry, CRO’s, academics, clinicians and regulators
  • Sessions on some of the hottest topics in safety pharmacology related research
  • 6 Continuing Education Courses taught by experts in the field
  • 2 Plenary Keynote Presentations by key opinion leaders
  • Exhibit hall offering access to 50+ industry vendors
  • 180+ Poster submissions featuring cutting-edge research
  • Networking opportunities with a global community of scientists from regulatory, industry, and academia
  • Award opportunities to bring together Student and Jr. Investigators with seasoned scientists
  • Sponsored Sessions by leading technology and service providers showcasing new technologies and research

The 2018 Scientific Program features a diverse range of scientific sessions organized into two themed tracks and covering issues such as:  

  • Secondary Pharmacology: From the Test Tube to the Clinic
  • Next Generation Non-opiate Pain Management
  • Safety Pharmacology/FDA Discussion on the Gastrointestinal System
  • CiPA Real-life Implementation
  • Cardio-Oncology
  • Central Nervous System and Sensory Assessments: Established and Emerging Nonclinical Drug Safety Testing Strategies
  • Advanced Imaging Techniques in Preclinical Safety
  • In Silico Approaches
  • From Bench to Bedside—Translational Clinical Pharmacology Designs
  • Preclinical to Clinical—Case Studies

The meeting also offers a broad Continuing Education program both on an introductory level as well as advanced courses for the expert. A program outline is now available on the 2018 Meeting website. For those interested in increasing their knowledge, recognition and expertise in the field, we will also be holding the 2018 certification exam for the Diplomate in Safety Pharmacology on September 29, and invite all interested SPS members to consider sitting the exam this year.

Join us in Washington, DC for our 2018 Annual Meeting this Fall!

Register by July 15 and Save $200!!  




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