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    The International Society for Aerosols in Medicine

    Detailed Program Tuesday, May 28

    ISAM 2019 – Detailed Program

    General Overview Sunday, May 26 Monday, May 27 Tuesday, May 28 Wednesday, May 29

    Click on speaker name to see bio and abstract.

    Tuesday – May 28, 2019

    07:30 – 08:30 Breakfast on your own
    08:30 – 10:00 SESSION 5
    Disease focus: Pulmonary hypertension
    Miles Davis Hall

    Chairs: Ira Katz, Air Liquide Santé International;  Stephan Ehrmann, Intensive Care Medicine, Tours University Hospital

    (I-08) Anh Tuan Dinh-Xuan, Paris Descartes University, Cochin Hospital
    Pulmonary Hypertension: Background and Unmet Needs

    (N-117) Jim Fink, Aerogen Pharma
    Novel Methods for the Assessment of Safety Pharmacology and Toxicology Parameters in Anesthetized and Ventilated Dogs Receiving Inhaled Epoprostenol with pH 12

    (N-087) Mark Rimkus, AIT Therapeutics, Garden City, NY, USA
    On-Demand Nitric Oxide for Ventilator-Based Nitric Oxide Inhalation: A Risk-Reduction Perspective

    (A-118) G. Kim Prisk, Dept. Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA USA
    Pulmonary vasoreactivity: effects of inhaled oxygen and inhaled nitric oxide on pulmonary vascular control

    10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break / Exhibition Visit
    Level A3 - Ground Floor
    10:30 – 12:00 General Assembly
    Miles Davis Hall

    12:00 – 13:30 Lunch in Exhibition Area / Women in Science – Lunch Session 

     Chairs: Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser and Jessica Oakes

    Women in Science session sponsored by NCCR Bio-inspired Materials

    13:30 – 15:00 SESSION 6
    Predictive lung (disease) models for aerosolization therapy

    Miles Davis Hall

    Chairs: Carsten Ehrhardt, Trinity College Dublin;  Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser, Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg

    (I-09) Arno Gutleb, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)
    3D-in vitro alveolar models – State-of-the-art!

    (I-10) Otmar Schmid, Helmholtz Zentrum München 
    Advanced in vitro and in silico models improve predictions of in vivo/clinical pharmacokinetics of nanocarrier-laden inhaled drugs

    (O-082) Claus-Michael Lehr, Helmholtz Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland (HIPS), Helmholtz Center for Infection Research (HZI), Germany
    Human cell culture models of the lung to study bacterial infections and novel anti-infectives

    (E-089) Phillip W. Clapp, Center for Environmental Medicine, Asthma, and Lung Biology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Inexpensive In Vitro Exposure System for Uniform Sedimentation of Liquid Aerosols Generated by New and Emerging Tobacco Products (NETPs)

    15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break / Posters
    Level A4 (Upstairs)
    15:30 – 17:00 SESSION 7
    Developing Novel Uses for Old Drugs - Drug Discovery for Respiratory Disorders

    Level A4 - Upstairs

    Chair: Vivek Gupta, St. John’s University 

    (I-11) Fakhrul Ahsan, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy
    Repurposing rosiglitazone, a PPAR-γ agonist and oral antidiabetic, as an inhaled formulation, for the treatment of PAH

    (N-012) David Cipolla, Insmed Incorporated
    Current and Emerging Inhaled Therapies of Repurposed Drugs

    (O-069) Francesca Ungaro, Department of Pharmacy, University of Napoli “Federico II”, Napoli, Italy
    Repurposing gallium for local treatment of P. aeruginosa lung infections through sustained-release dry powders for inhalation

    (O-081) Geraldine Venthoye, Skyepharma AG, a member of the Vectura Group of companies, Muttenz, Switzerland
    Key considerations when repositioning a known drug for inhalation therapy


    17:00 – 18:00 Networking Groups
    Image Working Group

    Level A4 - Upstairs
    19:00 – 22:00 Conference Dinner - Details to be announced

    ISAM 2021 Congress

    The 23rd ISAM Congress 2021 Boise is vibrant, active and happening with worldwide scientists sharing their knowledge
    May 22-26, 2021
    Come to Boise, Idaho USA

    Enjoy the 2021 ISAM Congress and get reenergized by the breathtaking views of nature during the day and spend your evenings dining on locally sourced cuisine, enjoying an opera performance and sipping delicious cocktails.