Monday, 14 June 2021

09:00 – 09:10

Welcome Speech & announcement of IUTOX Award and Lifetime Achievement Award winners (IUTOX President)

09:10 – 09:20

Welcome Speech & announcement of MySOT Award winners (MySOT President)

09:20 – 09:30

Opening Remarks (CTDC 11 Chair)

Day 1 Subtheme: Challenges and Advances in Chemical Risk Assessment

09:30 – 09:40

Symposium 1: New Technologies & Mechanistic Data Supporting the Future of Risk Assessment Under Real-life Risk Simulation Approach

Chair: Michael Aschner, Albert Einstein Coll. Med., USA

Symposium 2: A User-Friendly Tool to Assess Risks from Combined Exposures to Indoor Air Pollutants in Public Spaces of Children Chair: Irina Zastenskaya, WHO Europe Regional Office

Workshop 1: Challenges and Advances in Pesticides Risk Management (Dietary & Spray Operator Risk Assessments)

Chairs: Jeong Han Kim, Seoul National Uni; Budiawan, Uni. Indonesia

09:40 – 10:10

Experimental Studies on Real-Life Risk Simulation Supporting the Shift to New Risk Assessment Approaches

Anca Oana Docea, Uni. of Med & Pharm Craiova, Romania

Overview of the Approach to Combined Exposures in the WHO Screening Tool

Bette Meek, Uni. of Ottawa, Canada

Update on Pesticides Exposure Risk Assessment for Spray Operators in the Field Condition

Jeong Han Kim, Seoul National Uni

10:10 – 10:40

Complementary and Alternative Models in Risk Assessment: What Can We Learn from Worms?

Michael Aschner, Albert Einstein Coll. Med., USA

The Supporting Database: An Updated Resource of International Guidance Values

Katleen De Brouwere, VITO, Belgium

Value of the Stewardship Practices in Minimizing the Pesticide Exposure to Spray Operators in the Field Condition

Yoji Hashino, Syngenta Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

10:40 – 11:00


11:00 – 11:30

The Application of Big Data and Machine Learning in Risk Assessment

Thomas Hartung, CAAT, John Hopkins Sch. Pub. Health, USA

Exposure Assessment to Support the Screening Tool

Irina Zastenskaya, WHO Europe Regional Office

Food Safety: Dietary Risk Assessment, An Update on Pesticides Dietary Risk Assessment

M. Nazrul Fahmi A. Rahim (Malaysia) & Budiawan (Indonesia)

11:30 – 12:00

Risk Assessment Evaluations in the 21st Century

Aristidis Tsatsakis, Uni. of Crete, Greece

Application of the Screening Tool

Tamas Szigeti, National Public Health Centre, Hungary

Food safety: Importance of Communication with Key Stakeholders

Vasant L. Patil, CropLife, Singapore

12:00 – 12:20

Question and Answer Session

12:20 – 13:40


13:40 – 13:50

Symposium 3 Recent Development in the Public Health Management of Chemical Incidents

Chair: Richard Brown, WHO, Switzerland

Oral Session 1: Ecotoxicology / Environmental Toxicology

Chair: Mohd Nazil Salleh, PICOM, Malaysia

Oral Session 2: Risk Assessment

Chair: Poh Wen Tsin, NPRA, Malaysia

13:50 – 14:20

The 2020 Update of the WHO Guidelines for Poison Control

Martin Wilks, Swiss CAHT, Switzerland

Toxic Effects of Detergent Ariel on Oxidative Damage of Fresh Water Fish, Channa Punctatus (OS2-O05)

Chand Basha Davuljigari, Sri Venkateswara Uni., India

Occupational Exposure to Pesticides Among Rice Growers in Malaysia (OS7-O01)

Wong Hie Ling, Uni. Malaysia Kelantan, Malaysia

14:20 – 14:50

Poisons Centres and Public Health Advice

Raquel Duarte-Davidson, Public Health England, UK

Herbicides and Population Health of Frog, Fejervarya Limnocharis, in Paddy Fields of Northern Thailand (OS2-O03)

Luhur Septiadi, Chulalongkorn Uni., Thailand

Cellular Uptake and Biological Impacts of Copper Hydroxide Nanopesticides in Drosophila Melanogaster (OS7-O03)

Eşref Demir, Antalya Bilim Uni., Turkey

14:50 – 15:20

Emergency Response Preparedness for Chemical Incidents

Haidar Rizal Toha, Johor Health Dept., MoH, Malaysia

Phthalate and Bisphenol a Mixture-Linked Asthma Development: Positive Probiotic Intervention (OS2-O02)

Katarina Baralić, Uni. of Belgrade, Serbia

Risk Assessment of Aflatoxin in Herbal Medicines and Plant Food Supplements Marketed in Malaysia (OS7-O04)

Siti Soleha Abdullah, Uni. Putra Malaysia

15:20 – 15:40


15:40 – 16:10

International Health Regulations and Core Capacities for Chemical Events

Richard Brown, WHO, Switzerland

Microbial Enzymes from Microcystin-Degrading Bacteria for Bioremediation (OS2-O04)

Salfarina Ramli, Uni. Technology MARA, Malaysia

Total Diet Study on Exposure to Methylmercury in Malaysia (OS7-O05)

Laila Rabaah Ahmad Suhaimi, Min. of Health, Malaysia

16:10 – 16:40

Identifying New and Emerging Risks from Chemicals

Chris Weis, NIEHS, USA

Trigonelline Prevents Oxidative Damage in UVB Irradiated Dermal Fibroblasts and Balb/c Mice (OS2-O01)

Tanveer Ahmad Malik, Indian Inst. Integrative Medicine, India

GIS-Based Interpolation Method to Urinary Metal Concentrations in Malaysia (OS7-O02)

Noraishah Mohd Sham, Min. of Health, Malaysia

16:40 – 17:00

Question and Answer Session