Agenda

Overall Workshop:Target Validation for Non-Addictive Therapeutics Development for Pain

Chaired by Richard Hargreaves & Karen Akinsanya
10/19/2020 - 10/20/2020

AGENDA
All times are in EDT

  DAY ONE  
  10:00 – 10:20        Welcome and Introduction (Amir Tamiz & Walter Koroshetz)
  10:20 – 10:30        Goals of the Workshop (Richard Hargreaves & Karen Akinsanya)       
  10:30 – 10:50        Target Validation in Pain Therapeutic Development - Process and Data Package Expectations (Johan Luthman)
  10:50 – 11:10        Target Validation in Pain Therapeutic Development - Lessons Learned & Opportunities (Jenny Laird)                   
  11:10 – 11:30        Target Validation - Target Identification Forward – Academic Perspective (Carrie Jones)
  11:30 – 11:50        Target Validation - Discovery to Investment – Partnering and Investment Perspective (Peter Farina)
  11:50 – 12:05        BREAK  
  12:05 – 12:25        PANEL Discussion (Academia, Industry, and Investor Representatives) 
  12:25 – 12:30        Morning Wrap-up

 Best practices for Target Validation
  12:30 – 12:35       Session A Intro: Human Evidence for Target Validation (Andrea Houghton & Narender Gavva)
  12:35 – 01:45       Session A Open Discussion
  01:45 – 01:50      
BREAK
  01:50 – 01:55       Session B Intro: Tools and Models to Test Hypotheses in vitro (Seena Ajit & Aj Kaykas)
  01:55– 03:05        Session B Open Discussion
  03:05 – 03:10      
BREAK
  03:10 – 03:15       Session C Intro: Tools and Models to Test Hypotheses in vivo (Annemieke Kavelaars & Gordon Munro)
  03:15 – 04:25       Session C Open Discussion
  04:25 – 04:30       Day 1 Wrap-up & Expectations for Day 2 (Richard Hargreaves & Karen Akinsanya)

 DAY TWO
 10:00 – 10:10        Recap of Day 1 & Goals for Day 2 (Richard Hargreaves & Karen Akinsanya)
 10:10 – 10:40        Report from Session A (Andrea Houghton & Narender Gavva) 
 10:40  – 11:10       Report from Session B (Seena Ajit & Aj Kaykas)
 11:10 – 11:20       
BREAK
 11:20 – 11:50        Report from Session C (Annemieke Kavelaars & Gordon Munro)
 11:50 – 12:30        General Discussion


Breakout Session A - Human Evidence for Target Validation

Co-Chaired by Andrea Houghton & Narender Gavva
10/19/2020

Breakout Session B - Tools and Models to Test Hypotheses in vitro

Co-Chaired by Seena Ajit & Aj Kaykas
10/19/2020

Breakout Session C - Tools and Models to Test Hypotheses in vivo

Co-Chaired by Annemieke Kavelaars & Gordon Munro
10/19/2020
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