Stem Cells in the 4th Dimension: Mechanisms of Stem Cell Aging and Maturation

April 13, 2016

BioPharmaceutical Technology Center
5445 East Cheryl Parkway
Fitchburg/Madison, WI 53711


OVERVIEW: The Symposium is coordinated by the Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Center, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the BTC Institute. It will bring together leading researchers who are studying the mechansism of stem cell maturation and aging. (Details to be added sson.)


Craig Atwood, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics & Gerentology, Veterans Administration Hospital, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, WI

Barak Blum, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Cell & Regenerative Biology, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, WI

Vincent Chen, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Medicine Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA

Paul Robbins, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Metaboloism & Aging, Scripps Flordia, The Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, FL

Hannele Ruohola-Baker, Ph.D., Associate Director, Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine; Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Lorenz Studer, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Sloan-Kettering Center for Stem Cell Biology; Professor, Department of Neuroience, Weill-Cornell Graduate School, New York, NY

Rocky S. Tuan, Ph.D., Director, Center for Cellular and Molecular Engineering; Arthur J. Rooney, Sr. Professor and Executive Vice Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery; Associate Director, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine; Director, Center for Military Medicine Research; Professor, Departments of Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Tony Wyss-Coray, Ph.D., Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine; Associate Director, Center for Tissue Regeneration, Repair, and Restoration, Veterans Administration Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA

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