Hosted by Weill Cornell Medical College, the Ansary Symposium on Stem Cell Research is bringing together a group of leading figures in the field, including internationally known scientists, physicians and ethicists, to discuss recent scientific advances and ethical issues in stem cell research.
Wednesday, September 17, 3:00-4:30 PM
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Thursday, September 18, 8:00 AM-1:30 PM
Weill Cornell Medical College
1300 York Avenue (at 69th Street)
Reporters are invited to attend the two-day symposium. The first day features a lively debate about the future of human embryonic stem cell research. The second day will showcase presentations from the world's top stem cell researchers. The schedule is as follows:
>Wednesday, September 17, 3:00-4:30 PM:
Public Policy Session with Panel Forum
"The Generation and Use of Human Embryonic Stem Cells: What Is the Current Status in the United States, and Where Are We Going?"
Moderated by: Robert Bazell, chief Science and Health Correspondent, NBC News
Thursday, September 18, 8:00 AM-1:30 PM:
Five Renowned Scientists Present Cutting Edge Research
|Contact: Andrew Klein|
New York- Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center/Weill Cornell Medical College