Ontario, Canada - Intertek, the leading provider of quality and safety services to industries worldwide and Health, Environmental and Regulatory Services (HERS), is pleased to announce that they will be attending the Society of Toxicology (SOT) Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland from March 12-16, 2017 and during which will be involved in a variety of workshops, exhibitor hosted sessions and research posters.
Intertek expert Ms. Lois Haighton, Director, Food & Nutrition Group will co-chair a workshop titled, “Scientific, Regulatory, and Safety Considerations for Probiotics and Microbiome Targeted Therapeutics” on Monday March 13, 2017 from 9:30 am – 12:15 pm. The guidelines for these products are not harmonized, across the different product categories or between different jurisdictions; thus, making the relevant regulatory path difficult to navigate. During this workshop, Dr. Alexandra Lobach, Manager-Toxicology, Food & Nutrition Group will also be presenting on “Understanding the Safety Requirements and Regulatory Hurdles of Different Product Classes Containing Probiotics”.
Additionally, Intertek will be hosting two exhibitor sessions:
During the event attendees are invited to attend posters sessions. These posters sessions provide first-hand knowledge of the latest research and advances. Intertek’s posters are titled:
During SOT, representatives from Intertek’s pharmaceutical team will also be available for consultation at booth #2050. SOT attendees are encouraged to stop by the Intertek booth to discuss their company’s specific requirements.
To learn more about our services for a wide range of pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals, food and supplement products and the larger Intertek organization, please visit http://www.intertek.com/pharmaceutical/.
Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance Provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 40,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains.
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For Scientific & Regulatory Consulting Inquiries:
Lois Haighton, B.Sc., DABT, ERT
Intertek Scientific & Regulatory Consultancy
For Pharmaceutical Testing Inquiries:
Lori Payne, PhD
Director, Business Development
Intertek Pharmaceutical Services
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