NanoTox 2018 - 9th International Conference on Nanotoxicology

18. - 21. September 2018
Dorint-Hotel Neuss
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Confirmed speakers

(as of 24 May)

Chunying_Chen_web Chunying Chen, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of China, Beijing/CN
Advanced analytical approaches in understanding biological interactions of nanomaterials
Shareen H. Doak_web Shareen H. Doak, Swansea University Medical School/UK
In vitro models – the new in vivo?
elliott John T. Elliott Jr, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD/USA

Statistics and harmonisation - unwanted tools

Uschi Graham_web Uschi M Graham, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY/USA
Nanoimaging of Tissue Materials and in situ Characterization
Monique Groenewald_web Monique Groenewold, National Institute of Public Health & the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven/NL
Future-proof approaches for NM risk assessment (or what is the information need from regulators and policymakers)
Thomas Hartung_web Thomas Hartung, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD/USA

Systems toxicology for nanomaterial safety

Jörg Kreuter_web Jörg Kreuter, University of Frankfurt/D

History and future perspectives of Nanoparticles as Nanomedical Tools


Robert Landsiedel_web

Robert Landsiedel, BASF SE, Ludwigshafen/D
Results of a Long-term inhalation study with Ceria and Bariumsulphate nanoparticles

 Bernd_Nowack_web Bernd Nowack, Empa-Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, St. Gallen/CH
Predicting nanomaterial flows to the environment: state of the art and new developments
 Homero Fernando Pastrana Rendon_web Homero Fernando Pastrana Rendon, Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá/CO
Nanomaterials cytotoxicity assessment by biomechanics and risk management plan for nanomaterials implemented at Universidad de los Andes
 Jonathan Powell_web

Jonathan Powell, University of Cambridge/UK
Nanoparticle uptake by the gut: the endogenous process and hijack by strangers

Otmar Schmid

Otmar Schmid, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Munich/D
Dosimetry: The unsolved mystery in inhalation toxicology

Adrienne Sips

Adriënne Sips, National Institute of Public Health & the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven/NL
The road to the market: Safer by design and grouping


Preliminary schedule

Tuesday, 18 September 2018   Wednesday, 19 September 2018   Thursday, 20 September 2018   Friday, 21 September 2018
      09:00 Plenary lectures   09:00 Plenary lectures   09:00 Parallel sessions
      10:30 Coffee break   10:30 Coffee break   10:30 Coffee break
      11:00 Plenary lectures   11:00 Plenary lectures   11:00 Parallel sessions
      12:00 Lunch break   12:00 Lunch break   12:30 Lunch break
14:00 Opening ceremony   13:00 Parallel sessions   13:00 Parallel sessions   13:30 Plenary lectures
15:00 Plenary lectures   14:30 Coffee break   14:30 Coffee break   14:45

Closing Ceremony
Award Ceremony

16:00 Coffe break   15:00 Parallel sessions   15:00 Parallel sessions   15:15 Farewell snack
16:30 Plenary lectures   16:30 Poster session   16:30 Poster session      
18:00 Informal get-together
  17:30 Evening session   19:00 Conference Dinner      



Organiser and contact


Theodor-Heuss-Allee 25
60486 Frankfurt am Main

Matthias Neumann
Phone: +49 (0)69 7564-254