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Preliminary Agenda

Friday, March 13, 2020

6:45 - 7:45 AM
7:45 - 8:00 AM
Welcome & Introductions
Paul Wax, MD, FACMT, Executive Director, American College of Medical Toxicology
8:00 - 8:45 AM
Moral Toxicology: Where is the Line?
Arthur L. Caplan, PhD, Director, Division of Medical Ethics, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
8:45 - 9:45 AM 
Platform Session 1
9:45 - 10:45 AM
Poster Session 1
9:55 - 10:25 AM
Moderated Poster Forum 1
10:45 - 11:30 AM
World Trade Center Health Program: Toxicological Implications
Michael Crane, MD, MPH, Medical Director World Trade Center Health Program Clinical Center of Excellence at Mount Sinai Professor, Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, Mount Sinai, New York, NY
11:30 - 12:00 PM
When the Dragon Chases You: Drug-Induced Leukoencephalopathy
Laura M. Tormoehlen, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology and Emergency Medicine-Toxicology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
12:00 - 1:30 PM
Conference Lunch Break
1:30 - 2:00 PM
Chemotherapeutic Catastrophes
Neeraj Chhabra, MD, Attending Physician, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, IL
2:00 - 3:00 PM
Professional Development Breakout Sessions
Sessions are 25 minutes each with 5 min transition. Pick 2 of the 3 following topics:
Distribution of Open Access Medical Content: How and Why
Daniel J. Sessions, MD, Medical Toxicologist, Emergency Care Consultants, Addiction & Toxicology, Minneapolis, MN
Pitfalls in New and Established Medical Toxicology Practices
Katherine Katzung, MD, FASAM, Vice Chair, Emergency Department, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN
Bryan Judge, MD, FACMT, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners, Grand Rapids, MI
Academic Advancement for Toxicologists
Robert G. Hendrickson, MD, FACMT, FACEP, FAACT, Director, Emergency Medicine Toxicology Fellowship; Associate Medical Director, Oregon Poison Center; Professor of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
3:00 - 5:00 PM
ToxIC Meeting
5:00 - 6:00 PM ACMT Business Meeting w/ FACMT awards
6:00 - 7:30 PM President's Reception

Saturday, March 14, 2020

7:50 - 8:00 AM Announcements
8:00 – 9:00 AM 
Platform Session 2
9:00 – 9:40 AM
UK Novichok Attack: Firsthand Clinical Experience
Simon Thomas, MD, Professor of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Newcastle University and NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle, UK
9:40 - 10:15 AM
UK Novichok Attack: Public Health & Government Response
Stevan Emmett, MBChB, D.Phil, Principal Medical Officer and Senior Clinical Fellow, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, UK
10:15 - 11:15 AM
Poster Session 2
10:25 - 10:55 AM 
Moderated Poster Forum 2
11:15 - 11:45 AM
Exposomics: Environmental Effects on Health, Life & Disease
Robert O. Wright, MD, MPH, Professor and Ethel H Wise Chair, Department of Environmental Medicine & Public Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai, New York, NY
11:45 - 12:30 PM
Ellenhorn Award
12:30 – 2:00 PM
Conference Lunch Break
12:30 - 2:00 PM
FIT Lecture | Sponsored by Bayer
Getting Away From the Hospital: Medical Toxicology Career Opportunities in Industry
This activity is for Fellows-in-Training registrants and is by invitation only.
2:00 - 3:30 PM
Critical Care Case Panel
Severe Metabolic Acidosis Following Polypharmacy Ingestion by Teenager
Jennifer Love, MD, Oregon Health & Science University
Does Barium Bury ‘Em?
Carolyn Fox, MD, Atrium Health's Carolinas Medical Center
A Confounding Case of Colchicine Consumption
Jennifer Ross, MD, MPH, University of Virginia
3:30 - 5:00 PM
MedTox Shark Tank
5:00 - 6:30 PM
Open Mic Competition
6:30 - 7:30 PM Fellowship Director Meet n' Greet & Job Fair

Sunday, March 15, 2020

7:50 - 8:00 AM Announcements
8:00 - 9:00 AM
Lightning Oral Session
9:00 - 9:30 AM
Doing Harm: Examining the Drugs Used in Sexual Assault
Ann Arens, MD, Medical Toxicologist, Emergency Medicine Physician; Hennepin Healthcare, Minnesota Poison Control System, Minneapolis, MN
9:30 - 10:00 AM
Got Milk? How to Inform the Safety of a Drug Used During Lactation
Miriam Dinatale, DO, Chief Medical Officer, US Food and Drug Administration, Silver Springs, MD
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Poster Session 3
10:10 - 10:40 AM
Moderated Poster Forum 3
11:00 - 12:00 PM
International Panel

NPS - Have They Been and Gone in Europe? (EAPCCT)
David Wood, MD, FRCP, FACMT, FAACT, FBPhS, FEAPCCT, Consultant Physician and Clinical Toxicologist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom

Toxicosurveillance of Prescription Drug Poisoning by Triangulation of Pharmaco-Epidemiology and Toxico-Epidemiology (APAMT)
Nicholas Buckley, MD, FRACP, Professor, University of Sydney, NSW Poisons Information Centre, Sydney, Australia

Toxicology in Turkey (MENATOX)
Aynur Sahin, MD, PhD, Karadeniz Technical University, Turkey
12:00 - 12:30 PM
Drug Shortages: Working Together to Benefit Patients
CDR Emily Thakur, RPh, Team Leader, US Food & Drug Administration, Silver Springs, MD
12:30 - 1:15 PM
Late Breaking Topic: Vaping Injuries
Dazhe James Cao, MD, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Program Director of Medical Toxicology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Houston, TX
Emily Kiernan, DO, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Nicholas Nacca, MD, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Rochester 
Josh Schier, MD, FACMT, Medical Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA