12th International Akademie Fresenius Conference "Endocrine Disruptors" +++ONLINE CONFERENCE+++

23.11. - 24.11.2021, Online Conference | Die Akademie Fresenius GmbH

12th International Akademie Fresenius Conference "Endocrine Disruptors" +++ONLINE CONFERENCE+++

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Übersicht

+++ ONLINE CONFERENCE +++

For many years, the Akademie Fresenius Conference “Endocrine Disruptors” has been the perfect platform for bringing together the regulatory, industrial and consulting communities. With the COVID-19 crisis, it has become difficult to gather physically. However, since we all need to continue to learn from one another, we have decided to keep up our dialogue in the virtual space. We therefore cordially invite you to join this year’s Online Conference. Plenty of exciting presentations are awaiting you! And they will all be accessible from the comfort of your home or your office, thus reducing travel on the one hand and increasing accessibility on the other hand. We are looking forward to meeting you!

Highlights

  • Regulatory developments
  • Update from the EU Commission
  • Industry perspective: EDs under REACH and CLP – current challenges
  • Member State perspective: Implementation of the EU ED criteria in the risk assessment, of Plant Protection Products and Biocides
  • The Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability: Potential impact on ED-related information requirements
  • Scientific developments in the area of the thyroid, e.g. progress on assessing thyroid endpoints in fish studies
  • ED testing methods
  • The OECD steroidogenesis assay

Who do you meet?

Professionals working in the fields of:

  • Toxicology and ecotoxicology
  • Chemical risk assessment
  • Research and development
  • Regulatory affairs
  • Registration and authorisation
  • Legal and general counselling

Sectors taking part:

  • Chemical/biocide/agrochemical/pharmaceutical/cosmetic industries 
  • Research institutes
  • Regulatory authorities
  • Environmental and health risk consultants
  • Testing laboratories and contract research organisations (CROs)
  • NGOs

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Programm

PLEASE NOTE: The indicated times refer to Central European Time CET.
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Tuesday, 23 November 2021

Morning Session 10:45 – 12:30 CET

10:45 Welcome address by the organisers and the chairsLennart Weltje, BASF, Germany
Emily McVey,
Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb), The Netherlands

Regulatory Developments

11:00 Update from the European Commission

Jordane Wodli, European Commission, Belgium

11:30 The Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability: Potential impact on ED-related information requirements

  • Update of BPR data requirements
  • Expected updates to REACH data requirement
  • Implications for testing and timelines

Daniela Fruth, knoell Germany, Germany

12:00 The phase-out of Endocrine Disruptors as part ofthe Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability

Apolline Roger, Client Earth, Belgium

12:30 Lunch break

Afternoon Session 13:30 – 16:20 CET

13:30 An industry perspective on EDs under REACH and CLP

  • GHS first
  • Are separate Hazard phrases necessary?
  • Information requirements for ED assessment
  • How can we avoid animal tests by alternative testing?
  • Industry´s position and recommendation

Martin Klatt, BASF, Germany

14:00 A Swiss position on ED regulation in the EU

  • Chemicals
  • Biocides
  • The example of BPA ban in thermal papers

Anne-Laure Demierre, Federal Office of Public Health of the Swiss Confederation (BAG), Switzerland

14:30 Short break

14:45 Member State perspective: Implementation of the EU ED criteria in the risk assessment of Plant Protection Products (PPP) and Biocides (BP)

  • Current ED in Human Health PPPR and BPR risk assessment
  • Changes at GHS / CLP for Human Health in PPP and BP

Marize Solano, Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR),Germany

15:15 Regulation of Endocrine Disruptors: Current challenges for the Agro-Industry

Andy Adams, Bayer, France

ED Testing Methods

15:45 Performance of the OECD steroidogenesis assay: Insight into predictivity and statistical performance

Agnes Karmaus, Integrated Laboratory Systems, United States

16:20 End of the first day

Wednesday, 24 November 2021

10:45 Brief welcome by the Chairs
Emily McVey,
Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb), The Netherlands
Lennart Weltje, BASF, Germany

Continuation: ED Testing Methods

11:00 OECD Test methods for Endocrine Disruptors: Latest developments

Anne Gourmelon, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), France

11:30 Inclusion of sensitive endpoints in reproductive toxicity studies to detect endocrine disruptors

  • The OECD Test Guidelines – overview
  • ED endpoints with focus on: Anogenital distance (AGD) and nipple/areola retention (NR) and abnormalities of external genital organs
  • Feasibility studies performed to support proposed hancements with ED relevant endpoints in
    - The repro screening studies (OECD TG 421/TG 422) / TG 414 (Prenatal Developmental Toxicity Stud
    - Ongoing work on female reproduction (mammary gland whole mount inclusion)

Sofie Christiansen, The National Food Institute (DTU), Denmark

Develpments in Thyroid Assessmnent

12:00 Assessment of thyroid-related endpoints in fish studies: gaps and novel developments

  • Update from ongoing EU research activities: ERGO and iFEDT project
  • The challenge to identify thyroid-specific adverseeffects in fish
  • Implementation of thyroid-related endpoints in existing regulatory guidelines with fish

Lisa Baumann, University of Heidelberg, Germany

12:30 Lunch break

Afternoon Session 13:30 – 15:30 CET

13.30 Place of the XETA (OECD TG 248) within the Endocrine Disruptors Testing Strategy defined by EFSA and ECHA

  • Building the weight of evidence combining mammalian and eleutheroembryos data
  • Consolidation of the interpretation of the XETA with specific modes of action

Gregory Lemkine, Laboratoire Watchfrog, France

14:00 Short break

14:15 A quantitative AOP for liver-mediated thyroid modulation after prenatal exposure in the rat

Aldert Piersma, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), The Netherlands

14:45 The adverse outcome pathway framework: The thyroid and brain development

  • The adverse outcome pathway framework: The thyroid and brain development
  • Thyroid system disrupting chemicals – multiple sites of action
  • Role of thyroid hormone in brain development
  • Establishing critical key events in AOPs for thyroid and brain
  • Intra and extrathyroidal sites of chemical action

Mary Gilbert, Environmental Protection Agency, United States

15:15 Final discussion, concluding remarks
15:30 End of the confernece

Referenten

Name

Unternehmen

Adams

Andy Adams

Bayer, France

Baumann

Lisa Baumann

University of Heidelberg, Germany

Sofie Christiansen

National Food Institute, DTU Food, Denmark

Demierre

Anne-Laure Demierre

Federal Office of Public Health of the Swiss Confederation (BAG), Switzerland

Daniela Fruth

knoell Germany

Mary Gilbert

United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA), United States

Anne Gourmelon

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), France

Agnes Karmaus

Integrated Laboratory Systems (ILS), United States

Klatt

Martin Klatt

BASF, Germany

Lemkine

Gregory Lemkine

Laboratoire Watchfrog, France

Gregory Lemkine is the Founder and Chief Executive officer of Laboratoire WatchFrog. He has a thorough understanding of the technical, scientific side and the marketing of biotechnologies and completed a training/action cycle of HEC school of management. He also holds a PhD in Physiology with a specific interest on the role of hormones to determine neural stem cells.

mehrweniger
McVey

Emily McVey

Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb), The Netherlands

Piersma

Aldert Piersma

National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), The Netherlands

Apolline Roger

Client Earth, Belgium

Marize Solano

Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR), Germany

Weltje

Lennart Weltje

BASF, Germany

Jordane Wodli

European Commission, Belgium

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