Navigation Links
Final agenda available for CRF sponsored conference on stem cell therapy for heart disease
Date:1/17/2013

WHAT:

The final agenda for the Eighth International Conference on Cell Therapy for Cardiovascular Disease, sponsored by the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, is now available online at http://celltherapy.crf.org/conference/agenda.html. The conference, which will be held January 23-25, 2013, is the premier meeting dedicated to the evolving field of cell-based therapies for the repair and regeneration of cardiac and vascular disease, as well as related diseases such as diabetes and stroke.

This year's conference will focus on pivotal preclinical and clinical studies on the path to commercialization, focusing on the status of molecular, cell, and tissue products, in addition to delivery systems.

WHY:

Recent advances in stem cell research demonstrate great potential as breakthrough therapies for conditions like diabetes, Parkinson's and heart disease. Now in its 12th year of clinical trials, the application of stem cells in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases has realized many notable successes, as well as identified challenges that await the next round of clinical studies. Renowned thought leaders in this field will convene to present their work, experiences, observations, and opinions on the benefits and unmet challenges of cell-based therapies.

Sessions will focus on:

  • Pre-Clinical and Clinical Trial Results
  • Clinical Methods: Biologics Delivery
  • Chronic Vascular Insufficiency
  • Heart Failure and Chronic Myocardial Disease
  • Macro and Micro Structure: Implications for Tissue Repair
  • Cell Therapy in South and Central America
  • Goals and Logistics for the Next Decade

WHO:

Course Director, Conference on Cell Therapy for Cardiovascular Disease
Warren Sherman, MD
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center New York, NY

Course Co-Directors
Jozef Bartunek, MD, PhD
Cardiovascular Center, OLV Hospital
Aalst, Belgium

Henricus J. Duckers, MD, PhD
Erasmus Medical Center
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Amit Patel, MD, MS
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

Marc S. Penn, MD, PhD
Summa Health System
Akron, OH

Gustav Steinhoff, MD, PhD
University of Rostock
Rostock, Germany

Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, PhD
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Wojciech Wojakowski, MD, PhD
Third Division of Cardiology
Katowice, Poland

WHEN:

January 23-25, 2013

WHERE:

Vivian and Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center
Myrna L. Daniels Auditorium
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY


'/>"/>
Contact: Judy Romero
jromero@crf.org
646-434-4608
Cardiovascular Research Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. The cells petrol pump is finally identified
2. Study demonstrates that earlier end of life care discussions are linked to less aggressive care in final days of life
3. Newly Released ProSkin 2.0 and ProMood Final Cut Pro X Plugins at Pixel Film Studios
4. The Final Release of Plexxis Drywall Construction Estimating Software is January, 2013
5. Agenda set for upcoming CRF-sponsored conference on stem cell therapy for heart disease
6. Automated autism screening tool available on Autism Speaks website
7. Beef & Pork Wholesaling in the US Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld
8. Polar RCX5 Tour de France Available At The Heart Rate Watch Company
9. IntelliQuote Works to Educate Consumers about the Importance of Life Insurance Protection and to Make Coverage More Readily Available
10. Hardcore Workout Finishers eBook Series Now Available!
11. GTC Green Cleaning Products Now Available from UNFI - United Natural Foods
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... expansion of its services to provide one resource, from start to finish, for ... preparation, Life Safety Statement of Condition surveys requested by the Joint Commission, and ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... services today announced a strategic partnership with Five9 (Nasdaq: FIVN), a leading ... one of Avaya’s largest Platinum Business Partners, is a leading provider of ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Mental health watchdog ... Church of Scientology and renowned professor of psychiatry Thomas Szasz, is continuing its protest ... An Industry of Death” exhibit in Atlanta, Georgia. The opening of the exhibit follows ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... ... Boyd Industries, a leading supplier of dental chairs and cabinetry , will ... dentistry , at AAPD 2016, the annual conference and trade show of the American ... keeps dental hand pieces and other anxiety-provoking pieces of the dental delivery system out ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... The Radiosurgery ... practice of radiosurgery, is recognizing five medical residents and students for their outstanding ... radiotherapy (SBRT). The awards will be presented at the 2016 SRS/SBRT Scientific Meeting ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... 2016 Les ... la première endoprothèse à double thérapie au ... portant sur les membres inférieurs et la ... entreprise mondiale spécialisée dans la fourniture de ... a élargi son portefeuille pour inclure des ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... PUNE, India , May 23, 2016 ... is spread across 163 pages, profiles 12 companies and ... 280 tables and figures on the industry and its ... study that is comprehensive in nature, details the current ... of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry ...
(Date:5/23/2016)... , May 23, 2016 The World Health ... PrePex device to include adolescents aged 13 years, and ... can be offered for adult and adolescent males in the ... . PrePex was the first male circumcision device to ... MedTech,s CEO, Eddy Horowitz said: " The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: