North Jersey Section
American Chemical Society

2010 DMDG Spring Symposium and Vendor Exhibition

“Transporters, Discovery Metabolism, and Heavy Drugs”

Somerset Crowne Plaza Hotel
110 Davidson Avenue
Somerset, New Jersey

April 22, 2010
8:00 am – 3:30 pm


08:00 am
Registration / Continental Breakfast / Vendor Exhibit

09:00 am
Introductory Remarks
Dr. Philip Krieter, Chair, NJDMDG

09:10 am
Monocarboxylate Transporters in Drug Disposition: Role in the Toxicokinetics and Toxicodynamics of the Drug of Abuse GHB [slides (PDF)]
Dr. Marilyn E. Morris, Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York

10:00 am
Disposition and Elimination of Organic Anions and Cations: Transporters and Decision Trees [slides (PDF)]
Dr. Douglas H. Sweet, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics, Virginia Commonwealth University

10:45 am
Vendor Exhibit & Coffee Break

11:15 am
Transporter Polymorphisms [slides (PDF)]
Dr. Kathleen Hillgren, Research Advisor, Lilly Research

12:00 pm
Lunch & Vendor Exhibit

01:30 pm
What is Down the Road for Drug Metabolism Support of Drug Metabolism? [slides (PDF)]
Dr. Ronald E. White, Distinguished Research Fellow, Pharmaceutical Candidate Optimization, Bristol-Myers Squibb

02:15 pm
Vendor Exhibit & Coffee Break

02:45 pm
Deuterated Drugs: Opportunities and Limitations [slides (PDF)]
Dr. Aarti Sawant, Senior Scientist, PDM-CNS Discovery, Pfizer, Inc.

03:45 pm
Program Closure