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7:30am -8:30am

Breakfast / Registration

Opening Remarks

8:30am - 9:15am

Dan Gincel

Director, Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund

Marcia Welsh

Interim President, Towson University

Margaret Conn Himelfarb

Chairwoman, Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission

John L. Bohanan, Jr.

Delegate, St. Mary's County, State of Maryland

Plenary session I - Ethics in Stem Cell Research

9:15am - 10:15am

Moderator: Jeremy Sugarman

Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics

Kevin T. FitzGerald

Georgetown University Medical Center

Audrey Chapman

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Jeffrey Kahn

Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics

Debra Mathews

Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics

 

10:15am - 11:00am

Break, Poster Viewing & Networking
Plenary session II - Translating Stem Cell Research to the Clinic

11:00am - 12:20pm

Chair: Elias Zambidis

Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

Aaron Rapoport

Professor of Medicine and Associate Director, BMT Program, University of Maryland School of Medicine

CELLULAR IMMUNOTHERAPY FOR BLOOD CANCERS: HONEST-T IS THE BEST POLICY

Jessica Carmen

Lonza Walkersville

THE SCIENCE BEHIND CELL THERAPY MANUFACTURING

Richard J. Jones

Director, Bone Marrow Transplant Program, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

ALLOGENEIC STEM CELL TRANSPLANTATION USING MISMATCHED DONORS

Anne Comi

Hugo Moser Kennedy Krieger Research Institute

SYSTEMIC INJECTION OF CD34+ ENRICHED HUMAN CORD BLOOD CELLS MODULATES POST-STROKE NEURAL AND GLIAL PROGENITOR RESPONSE IN A SEX-DEPENDENT MANNER IN CD1 MICE

Tea Soon Park

Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

NON-INTEGRATED CORD BLOOD-DERIVED IPSC GENERATE ANGIOBLASTS WITH AUGMENTED ENGRAFTMENT POTENTIAL IN A RETINAL ISCHEMIA MODEL

 

12:20pm - 1:45pm

Lunch and Poster Viewing

Plenary session III - The John L. Kellermann III Memorial Lecture

1:45pm - 2:30pm

Kevin Kamenetz

County Executive, Baltimore County

Curt I. Civin

Associate Dean for Research, University of Maryland School of Medicine; Director, Center for Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine; Professor of Pediatrics and Physiology

CD34 STORIES AND Micro RNA MAESTROS OF HEMATOPOIETIC STEM-PROGENITOR CELLS

2:30pm - 2:50pm

Break
Plenary session IV - Induced Pluripotent stem cells: disease modeling and treatment

2:50pm - 4:10pm

Chair: Linzhao Cheng

Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

Xianmin Zeng, Ph.D.

Buck Institute for Research on Aging

DEVELOPING A CELL REPLACEMENT THERAPY FOR PARKINSON'S DISEASE USING HESC/IPSC

Ricardo A. Feldman, PhD.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine

GENERATION OF PATIENT-SPECIFIC INDUCED PLURIPOTENT STEM CELLS FOR MODELING AND TREATING TYPES 1, 2 AND 3 GAUCHER DISEASE

Feyruz Rassool

University of Maryland School of Medicine

EFFICACY OF REMODELING THE DNA DAMAGE RESPONSE IN INDUCED PLURIPOTENT STEM CELLS ENGINEERED BY DIFFERENT METHODS

Jizhong Zou

Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

GENETIC AND FUNCTIONAL CORRECTION OF DISEASE MUTATIONS IN PATIENT-SPECIFIC IPSCS BY ZINC FINGER NUCLEASE MEDIATED GENE TARG ETING

4:10pm - 6:00pm

Reception Poster Viewing & Networking

 

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