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Synergy in Action

ISCTM 16th Annual Scientific Meeting

19 – 21 February, 2020   //   Grand Hyatt, Washington DC

Preliminary Agenda

Day 1: Wednesday, 19 February 2020
10:30-6:00 Onsite Registration Open
11:45-12:45 New Investigator Luncheon
1:00-4:10 Unresolved Problems in Neuroscience Drug Development
– Drugs with Abuse Potential: Should They Be Used to Treat Psychiatric Disorders?  (Walter Dunn)
–  Are Current Digital Measures Ready for Prime Time?  (Phil Harvey)
4:25-6:00 Working Groups – Session A
6:00-7:00 Welcome Reception
Day 2: Thursday, 20 February 2020
7:15 Registration Opens/Continental Breakfast
8:15-Noon Enhancing Drug Development Through AI, Machine Learning, Human Augmented Predictive Modeling 
(Saeed Ahmed, Larry Alphs, Adam Butler)
Noon-1:30 ISCTM Annual Business Meeting/Luncheon
1:45-5:30 Parallel Sessions
  A. Is There a Fundamental Rethinking in the Way We Plan Clinical Trials? The Estimand Change in Mindset
(Pilar Lim, Michael Davis, Steve Brannan)

B. Studying the Brain – Gut Axis in Psychiatry and Neurology
(Jill Rasmussen, Ron Marcus)

5:45-7:30 Poster Session/Reception
Day 3: Friday, 21 February 2020
7:00 Registration Opens
7:15-9:15  Working Groups – Session B – Breakfast
9:30-1:15 Role of Reward Processing Assessment as a Tool in Drug Development
(Larry Ereshefsky, Raimund Buller)
1:15 Meeting Adjourns