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1st Orange County Summit on Regenerative Medicine

 Thursday, September 26, 2013

10:00 a.m. to 6:20 p.m.

UCI Beckman Center & Sue & Bill Gross Hall: A CIRM Institute

Lunch and Wine Reception & Exhibition


Welcome Luncheon Address

Hans Keirstead, Ph.D., Leader, California Stem Cell

 State of Industry Address

Ellen Feigal, M.D., Senior VP R&D, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Diabetes and Neurodegeneration

Ping Wang, M.D., Director, UCI Diabetes Center, UCI

Mathew Blurton-Jones, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Neurobiology & Behavior, UCI

Charlie Limoli, Ph.D. Professor, Radiation Oncology, UCI

Edwin Monuki, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Pathology, UCI

Future of Stem Cell Research at UC – Irvine

Sidney Golub, Ph.D., Director, Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center

Stem Cell Delivery and Bioengineering

Mike West, Ph.D., CEO, BioTime, Inc.

Maksim Plikus, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Developmental & Cell Biology, UCI

Henry Klassen, M.D. Ph.D., Director, Stem Cell and Retinal Regeneration Program, UCI

Weian Zhao, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, UCI

Lisa Flanagan, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Neurology, UCI

Future of Regenerative Medicine Commercialization: OC and Global

Regulatory (Ellen Feigal, M.D., Senior VP R&D, CIRM)

Industry (Mike West, Ph.D., CEO, BioTime, Inc.; Habib Torfi, Ph.D., CEO, Invitrx)

Academic (Frank LaFerla Ph.D., Chancellor’s Professor & Chair, Neurobiology & Behavior, UCI)

Clinical (Edwin Monuki, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Pathology, UCI)


September 26, 2013
10:00 AM - 6:20 PM
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Beckman Center
100 Academy Drive
Irvine, CA 92617 United States


Sue & Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center

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