PROGRAM

Program at a Glance

The Scientific Program was developed in sessions addressing two central themes: risk assessment and alternatives to animal models. The titles of the accepted sessions are listed on this web page.

*Timezone São Paulo, SP (GMT-3)

Day 01 – January 27, 2021 (Wednesday)
9:00 -9:15amWelcome
9:15-9:50am

Plenary Lecture – State of the art on alternative methods to animal testing from an academia and industrial point of views (Prof. Dr. Silvya Stuchi Maria-Engler, University of São Paulo, Brazil)
Q&A

9:50-10:30am

Lecture – Risk Assessment: strategies for moving forward from animal testing to alternative methods (Prof. Dr. Elaine Faustman, University of Washington, USA)
Q&A

10:30-10:55amBreak
10:55-11:25am

Lecture – Application of Adverse Outcome Pathway Framework to Risk Assessment (Dr. Nathalia Pereira de Souza, Allergisa, Brazil)
Q&A

11:25-12:00pm

Lecture – New Approach Methods (NAM) on inhalation risk assessment (Dr. Tharacad Ramanarayanan, Syngenta, USA)

2:00 to 5:00pm

Poster presentation and view

Day 02 – January 28, 2021 (Thursday)
9:00-9:35am
Lecture – Unlocking the potential of in silico chemical safety assessment (Prof. Dr. Mark Cronin, Liverpool John Moores University, UK)
Q&A
9:35-10:10am

Lecture – Metabolomics as read-across tools and their applicability in risk assessment (Prof. Dr. Bennard Van Ravenzwaay, BASF SE, Germany)
Q&A

10:10-10:30am
Break
10:30-11:05am

Lecture – Application of New Approach Methodologies in the Crop Protection Sector (Dr. Shadia M. Ihlaseh Catalano, Corteva Agriscience, Brazil)
Q&A

11:05-12:00pm

Lecture – Making better use of non-animal approaches in science: A EU perspective (Dr. João Barroso, Joint Research Centre, EURL ECVAM, Italy)
Q&A

2:00 to 5:00pm

Poster presentation and view

Day 03 – January 29, 2021 (Friday)
9:00-9:35am

Lecture – The applicability of IARA™ in the prediction of environmental risk of cosmetics (Dr. Márcio Lorencini, Grupo Boticário, Brazil)
Q&A

9:35-10:10am

Lecture - Alternative Methods & 3Rs for Ecological Risk Assessment? (Dr. Michelle R. Embry, Health and Environmental Sciences Institute - HESI, USA)
Q&A

10:10-10:30amBreak
10:30-11:05am

Lecture – Regulatory acceptance of alternative methods in Brazil (Dr. Caio Augusto de Almeida, ANVISA, Brazil)
Q&A

11:05-11:45pm

Lecture - Testing strategies for evaluation of eye irritation potential of agrochemical formulations (Dr. Andreia Latorre, Crop Life Brazil)
Q&A

11:45-12:20pm

Lecture – Application and perspectives of risk assessment in Brazil (Prof. Dr. Silvia Berlanga de Moraes Barros, University of São Paulo, Brazil)
Q&A

12:20-12:30pm Closure of the workshop