Webinar Series on the Use of New Approach Methodologies (NAMs) in Risk Assessment

Co-organised by PETA Science Consortium International, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

Webinar 11: Frameworks for Establishing Scientific Confidence in New Approach Methodologies: Part 1*
Date: Wednesday, 7 December 2022
Time: 10:00-11:30 am ET
Presenters: Nicole Kleinstreuer, NTP Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM), and Tala Henry, EPA Office of Pollution Prevention & Toxics
Panelists: João Barroso, European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC), & Warren Casey, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
*this webinar is being held jointly with the sixth webinar of the NURA DyNAMic Discussions series
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Webinar 10: Data-Driven Solutions to Reducing Animal Use in Ecotoxicity
11 May 2022
Michael Lowit, PhD, EPA Office of Pesticide Programs (slides)
Carlie LaLone, PhD, EPA Office of Research and Development (slides)

Webinar 9: Acceptance and Use of In Vitro and Ex Vivo Eye Irritation Test Methods
3 November 2021
Hans Raabe, MS, Institute for In Vitro Sciences (slides)
João Barroso, PhD, European Commission, Joint Research Centre (slides)

Webinar 8: Use of Computational and AOP-based Approaches to Inform Carcinogenicity Assessments
10 March 2021
Susanne Stalford, PhD, Lhasa Limited (slides)
Martin Phillips, PhD, EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (slides)

Webinar 7: Identification of New Approach Methodologies (NAMs) for Placement on the TSCA Section 4(h)(2)(C) List: A Proposed NAM Nomination Form
30 September 2020
Presenter: Steve O. Simmons, PhD, EPA Office of Research and Development, Center for Computational Toxicology and Exposure (slides)

  • Pamela Spencer, PhD, Vice President of Regulatory, Product Stewardship & Quality, ANGUS Chemical Company
  • Lauren Heine, PhD, Director of Science & Data Integrity, ChemFORWARD
  • Kristie Sullivan, MPH, Vice President of Research Policy, Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
  • Patrick McMullen, PhD, Director of Computational Toxicology, ScitoVation

Webinar 6: Use of Non-animal Skin Sensitisation Test Methods
27 May 2020
Louis “Gino” Scarano, PhD, and James Cox, MS, US EPA Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (slides)
Hans Raabe, MS, Institute for In Vitro Sciences, Inc (slides)

Webinar 5: CATMoS: Development and Use of the Collaborative Acute Toxicity Modeling Suite
22 January 2020
Nicole Kleinstreuer, PhD, NTP Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM) (slides)
Kamel Mansouri, PhD, Integrated Laboratory Systems

Webinar 4: New Approaches for Fish Toxicity Testing
13 November 2019
David Volz, PhD, University of California, Riverside (slides)
Michelle Embry, PhD, Health and Environmental Sciences Institute (HESI) (slides)

Webinar 3: New Approaches for Respiratory Sensitisation
24 April 2019
Steve Enoch, PhD, Liverpool John Moores University (slides)
Arno Gutleb, PhD, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (slides)

Webinar 2: MPPD and CFD Modeling to Predict Dosimetry of Inhaled Substances
14 February 2019
Bahman Asgharian, PhD, Applied Research Associates (slides)
Richard Corley, PhD, Greek Creek Toxicokinetics Consulting (slides)

Webinar 1: Skin Sensitisation Testing
7 November 2018
Susanne Kolle, PhD, BASF SE (slides)
Taku Nishijou, MS, Kao Corporation (slides)

The Science Consortium and other organizations regularly offer free webinars, a selection of which can be found online here.

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