9:50 a.m.

United States
TAYLOR BENNETT
Senior Scientific Advisor
National Association for Biomedical Research

   
10:15 a.m.

Asia
JIANFEI WANG
Director, Laboratory Animal Science
GlaxoSmithKline, R&D China

   
10:40 a.m.

South America
EKATERINA RIVERA
Professor, Biological Sciences Institute
University of Goias

   
11:05 a.m.

Panel Discussion with Speakers and Participants:

•   What is the basis for regulatory differences among countries?

•   What are emerging key issues surrounding animal research regulations?

   
12:00 p.m.

LUNCH

SESSION II: IMPACT OF LEGAL TRENDS ON ANIMAL RESEARCH

Session Objective: Discuss changes to laws regarding animal rights on regulations and research. Explore emerging laws and legal strategies that have the potential to directly influence the use of animals in medical research.

1:15 p.m.

Overview and Session Objectives ARTHUR SUSSMAN, Session Chair

   
1:25 p.m.

Animal Rights Laws

•   Examine the interplay between the legal system and animal use regulatory system.

•   What are the potential implications of changes in regulations to the legal rights of animals? Research?

•   What are current trends, United States versus European differences?

       MARGARET FOSTER RILEY
            Professor
            University of Virginia, School of Law



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