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Annual Regenerative Medicine Essentials Summer Course

2018 Sessions and Speakers

Monday, June 4

Session 1: Introduction and Overview of Pluripotent Stem Cells and their Progenitors

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Anthony Atala, MD
WFIRM
 
Graca Almeida-Porada, MD, PhD
WFIRM
 
Dennis Clegg, PhD
UC Santa Barbara

monday social

Tuesday, June 5

Session 2: Biomaterials - Naturally Derived and Synthetic 

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David Williams, PhD
WFIRM
 
Aleks Skardal, PhD
WFIRM
 
John P. Fisher, PhD
University of Maryland
     
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Anthony Melchiorri, PhD 
Rice University
    

 

Career Perspectives Young Investigator Luncheon

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Kevin Enck
PhD Candidate
 
Andrea Mazzocchi
PhD Candidate

 

Session 3: Enabling Technologies

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Frank Marini, PhD
WFIRM
 
Chris Porada, PhD
WFIRM
 
John Jackson, PhD
WFIRM
     
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Kiran Musunuru, MD, PhD, MPH
University of Pennsylvania
    


Tuesday social

Wednesday, June 6

Session 4: Cell Therapies

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Sean Murphy, PhD
WFIRM
 
Joanne Kurtzberg, MD
Duke University
Medical Center
 
Joshua Hare, MD, FACC, FAHA
University of Miami


Session 5: Tissue Engineered Products

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James Yoo, MD, PhD
WFIRM
 
Saverio La Francesca, MD
Founder/CEO, Orgagen, Inc.
 
Allen Comer, PhD
Stratatech Corp

wednesday social

Thursday, June 7

Session 6: Regulatory, Process Development & Manufacturing

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Julie Allickson, PhD
WFIRM
 
Peter Marks, MD, PhD
FDA
 
Martha Lundberg, PhD
NIH
Johanna Monch
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Johanna Mönch, PhD
Nordmark Biochemicals
 Robert Klein, JD
Americans for Cures
 
 


Career Perspectives Young Investigator Luncheon

  Renata Magahaes
Peter Prim, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
 
Renata Magalhaes, MD
PhD Candidate



Session 7: Clinical Trials and Bioethics

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Todd McAllister
 
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Nancy King, JD
Wake Forest University
 
Todd McAllister, PhD
Amnion Foundation
 
Richard Clark, MD 
Stony Brook University  



Session 8: Regenerative Rehabilitation with the Alliance for Regenerative Rehabilitation Research and Training (AR3T)

George Christ
 
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George Christ, PhD
University of Virginia
 
Michel Modo, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
 
Nick Willett, PhD
Emory University


thursday social

Friday, June 8

Session 9: Commercialization

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Julie Watson, JD
WFIRM
 
Gail Naughton, PhD
Histogen, Inc.
 
Bernard Siegel, JD
RMF
     
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Americans for Cures
Patient Advocate, TBA
    

 

 

 

 

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