Stem Cell Professionals

ISSCR members can access live and on-demand presentations from leading stem cell scientists from around the world

Upcoming Presentations

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On demand Presentations

Dr. Barker is a Professor of Clinical Neuroscience at the University of Cambridge and a Honorary Consultant Neurologist at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, U.K.

Stem Cell Transplants for Parkinson's Disease - What's the Deal?


Roger Barker, PhD

Professor of Clinical Neuroscience, University of Cambridge and Honorary Consultant Neurologist at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, U.K..

Dr. Viswanathan is an Assistant professor at the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto and the Associate Director of the Cell Therapy Program, University Health Network, Canada

Initiating Cell-Based Therapy Trials - How Do You Know You Are There?


Sowmya Viswanathan, PhD

Assistant professor, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto and Associate Director of the Cell Therapy Program, University Health Network, Canada.
Dr. Riviere is the Director of the Michael G. Harris Cell Therapy and Cell Engineering Facility, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, U.S.

Hematopoietic Cell Engineering for the Treatment of Hemoglobinopathies: Path to the Clinic


Isabelle Riviere, PhD

Director of the Michael G. Harris Cell Therapy and Cell Engineering Facility, New York, U.S..

Dr. Mummery is a Professor of Developmental Biology, and Chair, Department of Anatomy & Embryology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Human Pluripotent Stem Cells for Safety Pharmacology and Modeling Cardiac Disease


Christine Mummery, PhD

Professor of Developmental Biology, Chair, Department of Anatomy & Embryology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands.

This ISSCR Connect series will highlight recent advances in our understanding of how local and long range environmental factors and intrinsic molecular mechanisms regulate stem cell function.
Dr. Yamashita is the James P. McMurrich Collegiate Professor of the Life Sciences at the University of Michigan and an HHMI investigator.

Asymmetric Stem Cell Division in the Niche


Yukiko Yamashita, PhD

The James Playfair McMurrich Collegiate Professor of Life Sciences at the University of Michigan and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
This series will highlight stem cell-derived therapies that have advanced to clinical trials and beyond and will include presentations that detail the scientific, clinical and regulatory aspects of the process.
Dr. Zaia is the Aaron D Miller and Edith Miller Chair in Gene Therapy and Director of the Center for Gene Therapy at City of Hope.

Stem Cell Therapy for HIV/Aids


John Zaia, MD

The Aaron D. and Edith Miller Chair for Gene Therapy and Director of the Center for Gene Therapy at City of Hope, California, U.S.
This ISSCR Connect series will highlight recent advances in our understanding of how local and long range environmental factors and intrinsic molecular mechanisms regulate stem cell function.
Dr. Mendez-Ferrer is a group leader at the Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research in Madrid, Spain and has an appointment in the Department of Haematology and the Stem Cell Institute at the University of Cambridge

Neuroendocrine Regulation of Bone Marrow Stem Cells


Simon Mendez-Ferrer, PhD

Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research, Madrid Spain and The Department of Haematology and The Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge and National Health Service Blood Transplant, Cambridge, U.K.

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This series features experts in the translation of cell-based therapies and will focus on pre-clinical aspects of how one brings a cell product to the clinic.
This series will explore the role of stem cells in the development of the early embryo to tissue and organ formation.
This series takes a look at how stem cell technology can be applied to a variety of studies including disease modeling and drug screening.
This series will feature research on the ex-vivo bioengineering of organs and tissues using stem cells.
This series will highlight research on the relationship of stem cells and cancer including the role of conserved signaling pathways and cancer stem cells.
This series will highlight stem cell-derived therapies that have advanced to clinical trials and beyond and will include presentations that detail the scientific, clinical and regulatory aspects of the process.
This ISSCR Connect series will highlight recent advances in our understanding of how local and long range environmental factors and intrinsic molecular mechanisms regulate stem cell function.
Watch rebroadcasts of select sessions from the ISSCR 2015 Annual Meeting! All broadcasts are presenter-authorized presentations. Concurrent sessions I and II are available 13 July - 3 August 2015. Concurrent sessions III and IV are available 24 July - 17 August 2015.
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