1. IPAC-RS/ISAM Joint Workshop
New Frontiers in Inhalation Technology
Saturday, June 3, 2017
Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
2. Electronic cigarettes
Assessing the current state of electronic cigarettes, characteristics of inhaled substances and their impact on health.
- What is e-cigarette “smoke” – vapor or particles, chemistry and particle size?
Hammad Irshad (Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute)
Steve Belinsky (Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute)
Bahman Asgharian (Applied Research Associates)
- Toxicity of e-cigarettes
Dan Conklin (University of Louisville)
Ilona Jaspers (University of North Carolina)
- Hands on e-cigarettes
- Regulation of e-cigarettes
Autumn Bernal, Cardno ChemRisk
Regulatory Speaker, TBD
- Current use and public health perspectives
Michael Collaco (Johns Hopkins University)
Brad Drummond (University of North Carolina)
3. ISAM Lab Practical Workshop: Lab Practical for Inhalation Studies
Welcome – Jake McDonald
8:30 to 9:00 am
- How are Aerosol Generated?
Jim Fink – Details on the generation of aerosol from nebulizers of all types.
9:00 to 9:45 am
Ramesh Chand – The generation of aerosols from dry powder and metered dose inhalers
9:45 to 10:30 am
10:30 to 10:45 am
Jake McDonald-Generation of aerosols for non-medical applications
10:45 am to 11:15 am
- Conduct of Inhalation Exposures
Edward Yates – How are the aerosol generation systems adapted to non-clinical exposure systems. To include large animal and small animal exposure systems.
11:15 am to 12:00 am
Lunch – Poster session
12 noon to 1 pm
- Particle Size Analysis
Hammad Irshad – different techniques to quantify particle size distribution including impaction, time of flight and spectrophotometric
1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
- Respiratory Physiology
Ted Barrett – Respiratory physiology measurements within inhalation studies.
1:45 pm to 2:30 pm
Ron Wolff – How to design / conduct inhalation studies for regulatory submission
1:30 to 2:15 pm
2:15 pm to 2:45 pm
- Panel Discussion-Hot Topics
2:45 pm to 3:30 pm