2021 Annual Symposium - The Society of Toxicologic Pathology (STP)
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  •   11190 Sunrise Valley Dr., Suite 300, Reston, VA, 20191
  •   stp@toxpath.org
  •   703-438-7508
2021 STP Annual Symposium

General Information

STP 40th Annual Symposium

Toxicologic Pathology of Relevant to Pediatric Populations

Scientific Co-Chairs: Marie-Odile Benoit-Biancamano, DVM, MSc, DACVP, DECVP, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Wendy Halpern, DVM, PhD, DACVP, Genentech, Inc., South San Francisco, CA; George A. Parker, DVM, PhD, DACVP, DABT, Charles River Laboratories, Durham, NC

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

Continuing Education Co-Chair: Sanjeev Gumber, BVSc, MVSc, PhD, DACVP, Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

STP 40th Annual Symposium Overview

Saturday, June 26

Pre-Meeting NTP Symposium: Pathology Potpourri 

Sunday, June 27

CE Courses  (Half Day)

  • CE1 (AM): Stem Cell-Derived Therapy Nonclinical Safety Assessment
  • CE2 (AM): Applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) in Toxicologic Pathology
  • CE3 (PM): Moving a Drug into the Clinic: Using PK/PD Modeling to Assess Benefit/Risk and Guide Dosing in Early Trials (Sponsored by the American College of Toxicology)
  • CE4 (PM): Biomarkers of Drug-Induced Liver Injury: The Past, Present, and Future

Career Development Workshop

Exhibits Open & Welcome Reception

Student/Mentor Mixer

Monday, June 28

Exhibits and Poster Sessions Open

Symposium Welcome and Keynote Address

Session 1 (AM): Critical Postnatal Development of the Juvenile Rat

Session 2 (PM): ADME Considerations in Juvenile Animals

Annual Business Meeting & Town Hall

Mystery Slide Session

Tuesday, June 29

Exhibits and Poster Sessions Open

Session 3 (AM): Regulatory Context and Study Design for Juvenile Toxicologic Pathology

Student Outing

Wednesday, June 30

Exhibits and Poster Sessions Open

Session 4 (AM): Practical Interpretations in Juvenile Toxicologic Pathology

Career Development Roundtable

Session 5 (PM): Unique Endpoints and Challenges in Juvenile Toxicologic Pathology

Awards & Recognition Ceremony

President’s Reception

Thursday, July 1

Session 6 (AM): Clinical and Environmental Relevance of Juvenile Toxicology Studies

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 40th 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