2020 Annual Symposium - The Society of Toxicologic Pathology (STP)
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  •   stp@toxpath.org
  •   703-438-7508
2020 STP Annual Symposium

General Information

STP 39th Annual Symposium

Toxicologic Pathology of the Hematopoietic System

Scientific Co-Chairs: Michelle C. Cora, DVM, DACVP, NIEHS/NTP, Research Triangle Park, NC; Basel T. Assaf, BVSc, PhD, DACVP, Pfizer Inc., Cambridge, MA; David Caudell, DVM, PhD, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC

Continuing Education Chair: Kate Hammerman, VMD, PhD, DACVP, Pfizer Inc., Cambridge, MA

Continuing Education Co-Chair: Darlene Dixon, DVM, PhD, DACVP, NIEHS/NTP, Research Triangle Park, NC

STP 39th Annual Symposium Overview

Saturday, June 13

Pre-Meeting NTP Symposium: Pathology Potpourri 

Sunday, June 14

CE Courses  (Half Day)

  • CE1 (AM): Vaccine Development from the Pathologist Perspective
  • CE2 (AM): No Bones About It: Considerations for Bone Toxicity, Healing, and Remodeling Studies
  • CE3 (PM): Antibody Drug Conjugates (ADCs) as Cancer Therapies
  • CE4 (PM): The Safeguarding of Your Vital Organ Systems Depends on Safety Pharmacology: What Is It? (Sponsored by the ACT)

Career Development Workshop

Exhibits Open & Welcome Reception

Student/Mentor Mixer

Monday, June 15

Exhibits and Poster Sessions Open

Symposium Welcome and Keynote Address

Session 1 (AM): Bone Marrow Structure, Function, and Cell Biology—More Than Just the Basics

Session 2 (PM): Methodologies and Emerging Technologies for the Evaluation of the Hematopoietic System

Annual Business Meeting & Town Hall

Mystery Slide Session

Tuesday, June 16

Exhibits and Poster Sessions Open

Session 3 (AM): Mechanisms of Decreased Erythropoiesis and Erythroid Cell Injury

Student Outing

Wednesday, June 17

Exhibits and Poster Sessions Open

Session 4 (AM): To Clot or Not to Clot: Deepening Our Understanding of Alterations in the Hemostatic System

Career Development Roundtable

Session 5 (PM): Understanding Off-Target and Idiosyncratic Hematologic Effects in Toxicology Studies

Award & Recognition Ceremony

President’s Reception

Thursday, June 18

Session 6 (AM): Hematopoietic Neoplasms and Clonal Diseases in the Setting of Drug Development

Meeting Materials

Meeting publications, including final Program, handouts, attendee list, committee, interest group, and ancillary meetings schedules and evaluation forms will be posted on the Meeting Materials page when available.

STP members will use their regular logins to access this page. Nonmember attendees will receive logins and passwords to access this page.

Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities

STP wants to ensure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated or otherwise treated differently than other individuals because of the absence of auxiliary aids and services. If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, or any assistance in registering for this meeting, please contact STP Headquarters, 703-438-7508, ext. 1443.

STP 39th Annual Symposium Policies

Child Attendance Policy

Photography, Videotaping, Recording Policies

Photography of poster presentations is prohibited without the specific consent of the presenter(s)/author(s). Photography of exhibitor booths and/or equipment is prohibited without the specific consent of the exhibitor. Photography, videotaping, or recording of Scientific Sessions or CE Courses is not permitted.


STP wishes to thank its Corporate Sponsors for their generous support of the Society and its activities, which include all events and scientific sessions at the Annual Meeting. Their donations make it possible for STP to continue to offer high quality science at an affordable fee.

Sponsorship Opportunities