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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


Sponsored by Astellas Pharma Inc.


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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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Submit an Abstract 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 February 6, 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.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.

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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.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

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.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

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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We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.
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

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

Hall 6

TUESDAY, MAY 7

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

Concert Hall
David Brayden, UCD School of Veterinary Medicine, Ireland
Oral Peptide Delivery of Nanoparticles and Intestinal Permeation Enhancers

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

Coffee Break

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

John S. Patton, Dance Biopharm Inc., USA
Pulmonary Delivery of Insulin: Lessons to Date and the Next Steps

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Hall 6
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Hall 6
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1

Concert Hall
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

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
Elias Fattal, Université Paris-Sud, France
Talk Title to be Announced

Renata Pasqualini, Rutgers University, USA
Ligand-Directed Therapies using Particulates for Targeting Cancer

W. Mark Saltzman, Yale University, USA
Biocompatibility Assay of Nanoparticles and Polymers used in Drug Delivery

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

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 1

Hall 6

WEDNESDAY, MAY 8

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

Concert Hall
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
Self-Assembly of Polymeric Nanomaterials to Generate Multifunctional Materials with Highly Controlled Architecture

Coffee Break

Joke A. Bouwstra, Leiden University, Netherlands
Drug-Device Combinations for Transdermal Delivery of Drugs and Vaccines

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

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Hall 6
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
Roland Burli, AstraZeneca Neuroscience iMED, UK
Medicinal Chemistry Designs to Achieve Therapeutic Delivery to the CNS

Elizabeth de Lange, Leiden University, Netherlands
Exploiting BBB Transporters: Preclinical to Clinical Studies of Brain-Delivered Molecules

Svetlana Gelperina, Drugs Technology Ltd, Russia
Clinical Outcome Data for a Phase-II Study of Nanoparticle-Bound Doxorubicin in Patients With Recurrent Glioblastoma

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

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
David V. Schaffer, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Directed Evolution of AAVs for Gene Therapy

Kathryn Whitehead, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Enabling the Medicines of Tomorrow: Lipid Nanoparticles for Applications in mRNA Delivery

Coffee Break

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

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2

Concert Hall
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

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
Donald E. Ingber, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard, USA
Human Organs-on-Chips: An in vitro Platform for Drug Development and Delivery

Josué Sznitman, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Biomimetic in vitro Airway Platforms for Drug Delivery Assays and Precision Medicine

Claus-Michael Lehr, Saarland University, Germany
Modelling Epithelial Barriers of Disease States for Testing Safety and Efficacy of Novel Delivery Systems

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

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

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

19:15—20:15
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/06/2019

Concert Hall
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 Sponsor for generously supporting this meeting:

Astellas Pharma Inc.

We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

Arcturus Therapeutics, Inc.

We appreciate the organizations that provide Keystone Symposia with additional support, such as marketing and advertising:


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Special thanks to the following for their support of Keystone Symposia initiatives to increase participation at this meeting by scientists from underrepresented backgrounds:


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If your organization is interested in joining these entities in support of Keystone Symposia, please contact: Sarah Lavicka, Director of Development, Email: sarahl@keystonesymposia.org,
Phone:+1 970-262-2690

Click here for more information on Industry Support and Recognition Opportunities.

If you are interested in becoming an advertising/marketing in-kind partner, please contact:
Yvonne Psaila, Director, Marketing and Communications, Email: yvonnep@keystonesymposia.org,
Phone:+1 970-262-2676