You're Invited to the 2019 SPS Northeast Regional Meeting

Skating ahead of the Puck: Safety Pharmacology for Evolving Therapeutic Modalities
October 17, 2019—Shrewsbury, MA

The Safety Pharmacology Society Northeast Regional Meeting, Skating Ahead of the Puck: Safety Pharmacology for Evolving Therapeutic Modalities, will be held at Charles River Laboratories in Shrewsbury, MA on October 17, 2019.

Registration is free for Students and Postdocs; registration for all others is $75. Included with the registration fee are coffee breaks/snacks and lunch. There is also a free career networking event for students/postdocs before start of the meeting, to attend RSVP here.

Topics covered will include: 

  • New look at secondary pharmacology
  • Alternative modalities
  • Early derisking strategies
  • Up and coming in vitro technologies
  • Immune modulations

You won't want to miss this excellent line-up of speakers:

  • Bob Hamlin (QTest Labs)
  • Spencer Dech (Merck)
  • William J. Crumb Jr. (Nova Research Laboratories)
  • Corey Petrella (Pfizer)
  • Graham T. Dempsey (Q-State Biosciences)
  • Brian Roche (Charles River)
  • Loïs Miraucourt (Charles River)
  • Alan Bass (Merck)
  • Bernard Fermini (Novoheart)
  • Isabel Derera (Tufts University)
  • Aryamitra Banerjee (RxGen, Inc)

Don't miss this opportunity for open discussion, to interact with the safety pharmacology community, and deepen your knowledge on this topic. 

Poster Information: We encourage attendees to bring posters, including those that may have been presented at previous meetings. To submit a poster for presentation, please contact Krystle Correll before October 11.



Hosted By: Charles River Laboratories (Shrewsbury)
Location: 334 South St, Shrewsbury, MA 01545 
Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019 
Registration Time: 07:30–09:00*                                      
Meeting Time: 09:00–3:30* 
Networking: 3:30–4:30*
*Subject to change


Thank you to our Vendors and Sponsors:


Scientific Organizing Committee

Donald Hodges, Alan Bass2, Susan Goody3, Andrew Sonderfan4, Robert Dunn7, Malar Pannirselvam1, Amy Kim6, Samuel Chuang7

1Vertex Pharmaceuticals, 2Merck & Co., 3Pfizer Inc., 4Nonclinical Strategies, LLC, 5Amgen, Inc., 6H3 Biomedicine, 7Charles River Laboratories                                                                                                                                                       

We look forward to your participation. 

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