Focus Sessions

Focus Sessions are member-organized presentations that offer parallel, in-depth educational opportunities that explore unique issues relating to stem cell research. At the ISSCR 12th Annual Meeting, the following Focus Sessions will be held the morning of Wednesday, June 18, 2014:

"Engaging the Engine – How Public/Private Partnerships Between Academia and Industry Can Facilitate More Efficient Translation" – presented by the ISSCR Industry and Junior Investigators Committees.

"Ethics, Stem Cells and the Information Age" – presented by the ISSCR Ethics and Public Policy Committee.

"Tools for Basic and Applied Stem Cell Biology" presented by Stem Cell COREdinates and WiCell Research Institute.

"The Establishment of Global Resource Networks for iPSC Research" – presented by RUCDR Infinite Biologics, Rutgers University.

"Mobilizing Civil Society for Another $5 Billion for Stem Cell Research in California" – sponsored by the ISSCR, the Americans for Cures Foundation, and the Eli and Edythe Broad Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at the University of Southern California.