2016 Agenda Page

“INNOVATIONS IN DERMATOLOGICAL SCIENCES”

September 28-29, 2016

Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel, Iselin, NJ

 

8:00 - 8:30 A.M.

REGISTRATION AND COFFEE

8:30 - 8:45 A.M.

Welcome
Bozena "Bo" Michniak-Kohn, Director CDR, and Professor, Rutgers School of Pharmacy, 
William Ju, President, Advancing Innovation in Dermatology, Inc. 
Dean Joseph A. Barone, Dean, Rutgers School of Pharmacy and 
Chris Molloy, Senior Vice President for Research and Economic Development, Rutgers.

8:45 - 9:30 A.M.

PLENARY SPEAKER

Samir Mitragotri, Ph.D., Professor Samir Mitragotri is a Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) "Ionic Liquids for Skin Applications"

9:30 - 10:00 A.M.

Angela Christiano, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Molecular Dermatology at Columbia University "Genetics, Immunology and Targeted Therapries for Alopecia Areata"

10:00 - 10:40 A.M.

Warren J. Winkelman, MD, Ph.D., MBA, FAAD
Nathan Ie, BS
Peter Leger, B.Sc.
Aaron Windfield, BASc 
 "SHIELD Panel - Breathing Life into Dreams: Lessons from Early Health Tech Start-Ups"

10:40 - 11:00 P.M.

COFFEE BREAK, POSTER SESSION AND NETWORKING 

11:00 - 11:30 P.M.
Vijendra Nalamothu, Ph.D.,CEO and Co-Founder of Tergus Pharma "Semisolid Drug Product Critical Process Parameters, Material and Quality Attributes: Linking Innovation with Clinical De-Risking"
11:30 - 12:00 P.M. Christian Surber, Ph.D., Professor, Departments of Dermatology, University Hospitals Basel and Zurich, Switzerland  "Vehicles Matter"
12:00 - 12:30 P.M. Thomas J. Franz, Ph.D., retired, formerly of Cetero Research"The In Vitro Permeation Test: What we Have Learned After 50 Years"
12:30 - 12:45 P.M. Vivek Joshi, Ph.D., GlaxoSmithKline "Utility of Stat-M Membrane for Formulation Optimization in Transdermal Diffusion Testing"
12:45 - 2:50 P.M.

LUNCH AND NETWORKING

2:50 - 3:20 P.M. Ajay Banga, Ph.D., Professor and Department Chair, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Mercer University "Enabling Technologies for Dermal Delivery of Macromolecules"
3:20 - 3:50 P.M. Philip Wertz, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology and Medicine, University of Iowa “Essential Fatty Acids in General Health and the Epidermis
3:50 - 4:15 P.M.

COFFEE BREAK, POSTER SESSION AND NETWORKING

4:15 - 4:25 P.M. Ronald Nardi, Ph.D. from Scioderm, An Amicus Therapeutics Company "Epidermolysis Bullosa Clinical Development Program"
4:25 - 5:00 P.M. Reinholdt Dauskardt, Ph.D., Ruth G. and WIlliam K. Bowes Professor and Associate Department Chair, Stanford University "How Actives and Formulations Affect the Biomechanical Function, Feel and Firmness of Skin"
5:00 P.M. CDR 5th Anniversary Celebration Reception

 

8:00 - 8:30 A.M. Registration and Coffee
8:30 - 8:40 A.M. Welcome 
Bozena "Bo" Michniak-Kohn, Director CDR, and Professor, Rutgers School of Pharmacy 
William Ju, President, Advancing Innovation in Dermatology, Inc. 
Dean Joseph Barone, Rutgers School of Pharmacy
8:40 - 9:25 A.M.

PLENARY SPEAKER

Gary Cleary, Ph.D., Cape Therapeutics, Inc. "From the Jungle , Yucca Plants and Yams to Transdermal Patches"  

9:25 - 9:55 A.M. David Osborne, Ph.D., Retired, formerly of Tolmar, Inc. "Skin Delivery of Actives from Topical Formilations Containing Doethylene Glycol Monoethyl Ether"
9:55 - 10:25 A.M.
Andrew Tadros, BS, Georgia Tech "STAR Microneedle Particles for Drug Delivery to Large Surface Area Tissues”  
10:25 - 10:45 A.M. 

COFFEE BREAK, POSTER SESSION AND NETWORKING

10:50-11:20 A.M.

Michael Southall, Ph.D., Johnson & Johnson, "Topically Applied Ceramide Accumulates in Skin Glyphs: Challenges in Delivery of Skin Lipids
11:20 - 11:50 A.M.  Frank Liebel, BS, Principal Scientist, Clinical Efficacy, Avon “Assesment of Epidermal Proliferation Using IV Fluorescence Excitation Spectroscopy”.
11:50 - 12:20 P.M. Bozena Michniak-Kohn, Ph.D., Director, Center for Dermal Research- Rutgers University “Adalpene-loaded Tyrospheres for Treatment of Acne”.
12:20 - 12:30 P.M. Pierre Seroul, Ph.D., Newtone “Complexity of Facial Skin Hydration of Different Ethnic Groups Visualized by Novel 3D and 2D Color Mapping Approaches and the Effect of a Moisturizer
12:30 - 2:20 P.M.

LUNCH AND NETWORKING

2:30 - 3:00 P.M.
Marc Brown, Ph.D., CSO and Founder, MedPharma "Dermal Formulation Development: Pitfalls, Impediments and Opportunities"

3: 00- 3:30 P.M.

Mark A. Davies, Ph.D., Ashland "An in vivo Confocal Raman Spectroscopic Investigation of Salicylic Acid Penetration - Variation with Formulation Parameters"

3:30 - 4:00 P.M.

COFFEE BREAK, POSTER SESSION AND NETWORKING

4:00 - 4:30 P.M. Samuel Gourion-Arsiquaud, Ph.D. TRI Princeton, "Vibrational Spectroscopy and Imaging Methods Relevant to Monitor Transdermal Agent Delivery as well as Analyze Their Impact on Skin Barrier Functions"
4:30 - 5:00 P.M. Amy Ethier, Ph.D. BASF Corporation, " Understanding the Role of Functional Excipients in Dermal Drug Delivery"
5:00 P.M.  CLOSING REMARKS (prize raffle drawing and poster awards)