Application of Toxicokinetics and Exposure
in Toxicology and Ecotoxicology

Justus Lipsius auditorium, Erasmushuis 8th floor, KULeuven
December 1st,  2017

8:30-9:00 Registration (8th floor)
9:00-9:10 Welcome by the President of BelTox
Miranda Cornet (UCB)
Morning Session
Chair: Erik Van Miert (Solvay)
9:10-9:20 Introduction
Mark Martens (BelTox)
9:20-10:00 The Importance of Biokinetics in new Risk Assessment Procedures: Biokinetic Modelling and Quantitative In Vitro-In Vivo Extrapolations
Bas Blaauboer (University Utrecht, The Netherlands)
10:00-10:30 Use of Toxicokinetic Data in Bioaccumulation Assessment: Current Status of the Scientific Discussion
Sylvia Jacobi (Albemarle)
10:30-11:00 Coffee – Poster session (7th floor)
11:00-11:40 Results from the Farm Family Exposure
Biomonitoring Study: Implications for
Epidemiologic Pesticide Research and the
related Assessment of Biologic
John Acquavella (University Aarhus, Denmark)
11:40-12:10 Role of Transport Proteins in Hepatic Drug Disposition, Hepatotoxicity and Drug-drug Interactions
Pieter Annaert (KULeuven, Belgium)
12:10-12:30 BelTox General Assembly
Mark Martens (BelTox)
12:30-13:30 Lunch – Poster session (7th floor)
Afternoon Session
Chair: Willem Penning (Ex-EU Commission)
13:30-15:00 Young Scientists Competition
Dries Knapen (UAntwerpen)
Respiratory Hazard of Li-ion Battery Components: Elective Toxicity of Lithium Cobalt Oxide (LiCoO2) Particles
Violaine Sironval (UCL)
Exposure Assessment for Workers in Thermoplastic Panels Factory using Air, Dermal and Biomonitoring
Matteo Creta (KULeuven)
Localization of Cytochrome P450 Activity in the Zebrafish Embryo and Larva
Evy Verbueken (UAntwerpen)
Mutagenicity of Food Contact Substances
Melissa Van Bossuyt (WIV)
Association between Organohalogenated Pollutants in Cord Blood and Thyroid Function in Newborns from Belgian Population
Patrice Dufour ULg)
Volumetric Absorptive Microsampling for the Combined Determination of Paracetamol and its Cysteine Adduct
Lisa Delahaye (UGent)
15:00-15:30 Toxicokinetics of Biopharmaceuticals—why Size matters
Mark Penney (UCB)
15:30-16:00 Coffee – Poster session (7th floor)
16:00-16:30 Application of Pharmacokinetics in Drug Development
 Marieke Voets (Janssen Pharmaceutica)
16:30-17:00 Toxicokinetics of POPs during Key Periods of Marine Mammal Life History
Cathy Debier (UCL)
17:00-17:15 Proclamation of the best YSC Presentations and Posters
Dries Knapen (UAntwerpen)
17:15-17:30 General Discussion and Wrap-up
Dominique Lison (UCL)

Organizing committee:
Mark Martens, Erik Van Miert, Willem Penning, Dries Knapen, Jacques de Gerlache, Marleen Hallam

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