17th Annual Hilton Head Workshop - Regenerative Medicine: Technologies Enabling Novel Therapies

Location: Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head Island, SC

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Annual meeting which attracts leading scientists, engineers, clinicians and industry participants to discuss the latest cutting edge research in the regenerative medicine field.

For more information contact

Megan McDevitt, CMP
Director of Communications and Marketing
Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering & Bioscience

Mar. 20 2013 8:00 am - 9:00 pm



The 2013 workshop will once again be held at the beautiful Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island. The goals of the workshop are to bring together academic & corporate scientists and their students working at the cutting edge of regenerative medicine technologies and provide an intimate forum for sharing the latest insights and discoveries in this rapidly progressing field. Active researchers, graduate, postdoctoral student researchers, and those interested in keeping pace with the latest developments in regenerative medicine are encouraged to participate.

Nerem Lecturer

Robert Lanza, MD - Chief Scientific Officer, Advanced Cell Technology


Keynote Speakers

Elliot Chaikof, MD, PhD - Chairman of the Roberta and Stephen R. Weiner Department of Surgery and Surgeon-in-Chief, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), Johnson and Johnson Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Stem Cell Institute

Antonios G. Mikos, PhD - Louis Calder Professor of Bioengineering and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Director of John W. Cox Laboratory of Biomedical Engineering, Director of Center for Excellence in Tissue Engineering, Rice University

David J. Mooney, PhD - Robert P. Pinkas Family Professor of Bioengineering at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University

Kenji Sunagawa, MD, PhD - Professor, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kyushu University

James G. Tidball, PhD - Director, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Research Center, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Integrative Biology and Physiology, Chair of Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Physiology IDP, University of California Los Angeles

Thomas N. Wight, PhD - Member and Director, Hope Heart Matrix Biology Program, Benaroya Research Institute, Virginia Mason Medical Center

Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD - Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (Cardiology) and Department of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine


Workshop information/registration

Hilton Head/Heart Valve