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Delivering Therapeutics Across Biological Barriers (E1)

Scientific Organizers: David Brayden, Claus-Michael Lehr and Kathryn Whitehead


May 6—9, 2019

Royal Dublin Society, Dublin, Ireland


Organized in Collaboration with Science Foundation Ireland

Sponsored by Astellas Pharma Inc.


Abstract submission is now closed. Registered attendees may bring a poster onsite. Please contact our office at +1 800-253-0685; +1 970-262-1230 or email info@keystonesymposia.org if you are interested.
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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 8, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 8, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 6, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 6, 2019 [details]

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Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-E1 "Delivering Therapeutics Across Biological Barriers" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On January 8, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 8, 2019 until March 25, 2019 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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January 8, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 6, 2019 895.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After March 6, 2019 1095.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 6, 2019 670.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After March 6, 2019 870.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
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Discounted Abstract Deadline: January 8, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is February 6, 2019)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: January 8, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

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Abstract Deadline: February 6, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is January 8, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: March 6, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 895.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 670.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1095.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 870.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Monday, May 6 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, May 9 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:15, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, May 10 in order to fully experience the meeting.

MONDAY, MAY 6

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Hall 6 Foyer
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Hall 6

TUESDAY, MAY 7

08:00—08:30
Poster Setup

Hall 6
08:30—19:00
Poster Viewing

Hall 6
08:30—11:30
Delivery Across Mucosal Sites: Oral and Pulmonary
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/06/2019

Concert Hall
* Claus-Michael Lehr, Helmholtz-Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland, Germany

David Brayden, University College Dublin, Ireland
Oral Peptide Delivery Using Intestinal Permeation Enhancers and Nanoparticle Technology

Stephen Timothy Buckley, Novo Nordisk A/S, Denmark
Short Talk: Gastric Absorption of a Fatty Acid-Acylated Analog of Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 (GLP-1)

Anja Boisen, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
Oral Drug Delivery Using Micro Devices

Coffee Break

Chris Porter, Monash University, Australia
Lipidated Drugs and Lipid-Based Formulations to Improve Solubility and Oral Bioavailability of BCS Class II Molecules

Anthony J. Hickey, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Biopharmaceutical Considerations in Pulmonary Drug Delivery

Daria Anna Korejwo, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Short Talk: Interaction of Graphene-Related Materials with Cells of the Human Alveolar Tissue Barrier

11:30—12:30
Lunch

Hall 6
12:00—14:30
Poster Session 1

Hall 6
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Nanoparticles in Discovery: Characterization and Mode of Action

Concert Hall
* Caitriona O'Driscoll, University College Cork, Ireland

Kenneth Dawson, University College Dublin, Ireland
Characterization Techniques for Nanoparticles

Orlagh Feeney, Monash University, Australia
Breaking Down Barriers: The Impact of Stromal Remodification on Nanoparticle Distribution in vivo

Morag Rose Hunter, AstraZeneca, UK
Investigating the Role of the Phosphatidylinositol Pathway in Lipid Nanoparticle Delivery

Shrey Sindhwani, University of Toronto, Canada
How Do Nanoparticles Enter Solid Tumours?

Muthiah Manoharan, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc., USA
Translation Aspects: The First Approved RNAi Therapeutic: Delivery of ONPATTRO (patisiran)

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Hall 6
17:00—19:00
Nanoparticles and Polymers for the Efficient Crossing of Biological Barriers
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/06/2019

Concert Hall
* Kathryn Whitehead, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Dan Peer, University of Tel Aviv, Israel
A Universal Platform for RNA Therapeutics

Giulia Brachi, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Short Talk: Nanoparticles Transport in Glioblastoma from Intracranially-Administered Thermosensitive Hydrogels

Simple Kumar, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Short Talk: Serum Effects on Nanoparticle-Mediated Photoporation for Enhanced Macromolecular Delivery

Renata Pasqualini, Rutgers University, USA
Ligand-Directed Targeting and Molecular Imaging Based on Vascular Zip Codes Revealed by in vivo Phage Display

Maria J. Vicent, Centro de Investigación Príncipe Felipe, Spain
Polypeptide-Based Conjugates as Versatile Drug Delivery Carriers

19:00
On Own for Dinner


WEDNESDAY, MAY 8

08:30—11:45
Materials and Devices for Diagnostics and Therapeutic Delivery
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/06/2019

Concert Hall
* Clive Prestidge, University of South Australia, Australia

Tanja Weil, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Germany
Quantum Materials, Customized and Adaptive Macromolecules for Precision Sensing and Therapy

Paula T. Hammond, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT, USA
Electrostatic Assembly for Nanoparticle Targeting of Cells and Tissues

Crystal Shin, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Short Talk: Cerium Oxide Nanowafer to Treat Corneal Neovascularization

Coffee Break

Joke A. Bouwstra, Leiden University, Netherlands
Drug Device Combinations for Vaccine Delivery

Vipul Yadav, Intract Pharma Limted, UK
Short Talk: Soteria®: Delivery of Antibodies in an Easy to Swallow Oral Pill

Julie A. Champion, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Developing Therapeutic Protein Materials: Controlling and Understanding Protein Particle Self-Assembly

Cathal J. Kearney, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Ireland
Short Talk: On-Demand Delivery Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering

11:45—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:45—13:00
Poster Setup

Hall 6
12:00—12:30
NIH Grant Process: From Submission to Review: A Roundtable for Trainees and Young Faculty

Concert Hall
* Bita Nakhai, NIA, National Institutes of Health, USA

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Hall 6
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Hall 6
17:00—19:00
Overcoming the Blood-Brain Barrier to Treat CNS Disease
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/06/2019

Concert Hall
* Kinam Park, Purdue University, USA

Carl I. Webster, MedImmune, UK
Brain Delivery and Intracellular Sorting of Affinity Variants of the Anti-TfR Antibody OX26

Marco Campisi, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Short Talk: Model of Nanoparticles Transport Across the Human Blood-Brain Barrier Microvasculature

Danica Stanimirovic, National Research Council of Canada, Canada
Novel Targets and Antibodies for Delivery of Therapeutics across the Blood-Brain Barrier

Florencia Natalia Linero, VIB-University of Gent, Belgium
Short Talk: Breaking Down Barriers: Nanobodies to Deliver Therapeutics Across the Blood-Cerebrospinal Fluid Barrier

Matthew Campbell, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Dose-Dependent Expression of Claudin-5 at the BBB

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Hall 6
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Hall 6

THURSDAY, MAY 9

08:30—11:30
Delivery Solutions for Gene Medicines
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/06/2019

Concert Hall
* Sally-Ann Cryan, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Ireland

David V. Schaffer, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Directed Evolution of New Viruses for Therapeutic Gene Delivery

Ross Wilson, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Short Talk: Delivery of an Endosomolytic CRISPR-Cas9 RNP via Receptor-Mediated Endocytosis for Cell-Targeted Genome Editing

Kathryn Whitehead, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Enabling the Medicines of Tomorrow: Lipid Nanoparticles for Enhanced Co-Delivery of RNAs

Coffee Break

Elias Fattal, Université Paris-Sud, France
CD44-Targeted Delivery of siRNA

Anna K. Blakney, Imperial College London, UK
Short Talk: The Skin You’re In: Design of Experiments Optimization of LNP saRNA Formulations in Human Skin Explants

Caitriona O'Driscoll, University College Cork, Ireland
Short Talk: Formulation and Characterisation of Nanoparticles Prepared by Co-Formulation of Cationic and Anionic Amphiphilic Cyclodextrins as Promising siRNA Delivery Systems

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Academic Drug Delivery Writing and Publishing in Top Journals

Concert Hall
* Alison L. Reynolds, University College Dublin, Ireland

Stephen Timothy Buckley, Novo Nordisk A/S, Denmark
Academic Writing on Drug Delivery for Top Journals: A Case Study

Gonzalo Cordova, Springer Nature B.V., Netherlands
What Editors Are Looking for in Delivery Papers

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Hall 6
17:00—18:45
Human Cell and Tissue Models of Biological Barriers to Assist Translation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/06/2019

Concert Hall
* David Brayden, University College Dublin, Ireland

Claus-Michael Lehr, Helmholtz-Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland, Germany
Modeling Biological Barriers to Drug Delivery in Infection Research

Ludivine Claude Delon, University of South Australia, Australia
Short Talk: Systematic Investigation of the Effect of Shear Stress in a Microfluidic Intestine-on-a-Chip Model to Study Oral Particle Delivery

Helena Kandarova, Slovak Toxicology Society SETOX, Slovakia
Reconstructed Human Skin Equivalents to Model the Transport and Toxicology of the Skin Barrier

Josué Sznitman, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Advanced in vitro Lung-on-Chip Platforms for Inhalation Screening Assays

18:45—19:15
Summary and Analysis
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/06/2019

Concert Hall
* David Brayden, University College Dublin, Ireland

* Claus-Michael Lehr, Helmholtz-Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland, Germany

* Kathryn Whitehead, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Kinam Park, Purdue University, USA
An Assessment of the Current and Likely Impact of the Science of Crossing Biological Barriers on Medicine

19:15—08:15
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Hall 6
20:15—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Hall 6

FRIDAY, MAY 10

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

Astellas Pharma Inc. Organized in Collaboration with Science Foundation Ireland

We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

ACS Chemical Biology Arcturus Therapeutics, Inc.

We gratefully acknowledge additional in-kind support for this conference from those foregoing speaker expense reimbursements:



AstraZeneca


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