ESDPPP2019

European Society for Developmental
Perinatal and Paediatric Pharmacology

28 - 30 May 2019, Basel, Switzerland

Wednesday May 29, 2019

MONTREAL ROOM – 8:30-18:00

08:30 – 10:00: Drug development study design for rare diseases

08:30-09:00: Florian Lagler: Orphan drug trials in inborn errors of metabolism - Lessons learned and future challenges
09:00-09:30: Eric Hoffman: The experience with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
09:30-10:00
: Gilbert Burckart: The FDA’s experience

Information about speakers:

Florian Lagler is Head of the Institute for Inherited Metabolic Diseases of Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg, CEO of the Clinical Research Centre Salzburg GmbH, and advisor for the Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety.

Eric Hoffman is Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Bingham University –SUNY, USA and CEO of ReveraGen BioPharma, Rockville, USA

Gilbert Burckart is Associate Director for Pediatrics at the Center of Drug Evaluation and Research, Office of Translational Sciences, Office of Clinical Pharmacology at the FDA

10:00-10:30: 3 free oral presentations (speakers TBC)

10:30-11:00: Coffee, posters and networking

11:00-12:30: Hot topics in perinatal pharmacology

11:00-11:30: Jan Bonhoeffer: Vaccinations in pregnant women
11:30-12:00: Dirk Bassler: Inhaled steroids and bronchopulmonary dysplasia
12:00-12:30
: Dick Tibboel: Evidence based pharmacotherapy for neonatal pulmonary hypertension

Information about speakers:

Jan Bonhoeffer is President of the Brighton Collaboration Foundation and Vice-Chair, Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Vaccines at the University Children’s Hospital Basel, Switzerland

Dirk Bassler is Professor and Chair of the Department of Neonatology in Zürich, Switzerland

Dick Tibboel is Professor and Director of Research Intensive Care at Erasmus MC-Sophia Children’s Hospital in Rotterdam, the Netherlands

12:30-13:00: 3 free oral presentations (speakers TBC)

13:00-14:30: Lunch, posters and networking

14:30-16:00: PK/PD modeling and simulations: quo vadis?

14:30-15:00: Wei Zhao: The perspective of the academician
15:00-15:30
: Richard Peck: The perspective of the industry
15:30-16:00: Gil Burckart: The perspective of the regulatory agency

Information about speakers:

Wei Zhao is Professor and Director of the Institute of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Shandong University in Jinan, China

Richard Peck is Global Head Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Roche Pharma Research and Early Development, Roche Innovation Center, Basel, Switzerland

Gilbert Burckart is Associate Director for Pediatrics at the Center of Drug Evaluation and Research, Office of Translational Sciences, Office of Clinical Pharmacology at the FDA

16:00-16:30: Coffee, posters and networking

16:30-17:00: 3 free oral presentations (speakers TBC)

17:00-18:00:  Selected poster presentations

OSAKA ROOM – 08:30-18:00

08:30-10:00: Tools to improve clinical trials in children and adolescents?

08:30-09:00: Olivier Blanson Henkemans: Robotic Buddy “PAL Charly” to improve diabetic selfmanagement in children
09:00-09:30: To be selected
09:30-10:00
:  Urs Frey: Use of pulmonary function to facilitate observational studies and clinical trials

Information about speakers:

Olivier Blanson Henkemans is Senior Scientist Child Health, the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO), the Netherlands

Urs Frey is the Chairman of Pediatrics, University of Basel Children’s Hospital, Basel, Switzerland

10:00-10:30: 3 free oral presentations (speakers TBC)

10:30-11:00: Coffee, posters and networking

11:00-12:30: Treatment of serious infections in low and middle-income countries

11:00-11:30: Catia Marzolini: Treatment of children living with HIV
11:30-12:00: Irene Kuepfer: Treatment of children with malaria
12:00-12:30: Julia Bielicki: Treatment of children with bacterial infections

Information about speakers:

Catia Marzolini is a PharmD, PhD in the Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University of Basel, Switzerland

Irene Kuepfer is Assistant Professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK and Senior Scientific collaborator at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel, Switzerland

Julia Bielicki is Senior Lecturer, St George’s University of London, UK and Consultant in General Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Pediatric Pharmacology at the University of Basel Children’s Hospital, Switzerland.

12:30-13:00: 3 free oral presentations (speakers TBC)

13:00-14:30: Lunch, posters and networking

14:30-16:00: Special topics in paediatric pharmacology

14:30-15:00: Gideon Koren: Pharmacology of cannabis in adolescents
15:00-15:30: Helle Holst: Child friendly, age-appropriate formulations: how important are excipients?
15:30-16:00: Karel Allegaert: Perinatal use of acetaminophen; a shotgun approach

Information about speakers:

Gideon Koren is Professor at the Maccabi Institute of Research and Innovation at the Tel Aviv University in Israel

Helle Holst is an Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Copenhagen, Denmark

Karel Allegaert is Professor of Neonatology at the University of Leuven, Belgium and Faculty at the Erasmus Medical Center-Sophia Children’s Hospital, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

16:00-16:30: Coffee, posters and networking

16:30-17:00: 3 free oral presentations (speakers TBC)

17:00-18:00:  6 free oral presentations (speakers TBC)

FOYER – 08:30-18:00

08:30-18:00: Industry exhibition, Poster exhibition Day 2

17:00-18:00: Poster walks

SOCIAL PROGRAMME

19:00-01:00: Congress networking event