2009 Schedule

The 2009 Workshop Schedule The Spring 2009 Workshop
8:30 AM – 6:30 PM

8:30 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM Ann A. Kiessling, PhD – Welcome & Introduction

9:15 AM Hans Keirstead, PhD – hESC Derivatives for the Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury and Disease

10:00 AM Steve L. Stice, PhD – Neural, Vascular and Osteogenic Regeneration Using Combined Approaches

10:30 AM Coffee Break

10:50 AM Jose Cibelli, PhD – Neuronal Differentiation of IPS Cells

11:10 AM Keith Tansey, MD, PhD – Neural Plasticity and Repair in Spinal Cord Injury: Are We Doing What We Think We are?

12:00 PM Lunch

1:10 PM Douglas Kerr, MD, PhD – Emerging Restorative Therapies in Neurologic Disorders

2:00 PM Philip Horner, PhD – Stem Cell Transplantation into the Injured Spinal Cord: Molecular Barriers to Cell Genesis and Integration at the Lesion Core.

2:50 PM Coffee Break

3:10 PM Wise Young, MD, PhD – Spinal Cord Injury: The Next Generation of Therapies

4:00 All Faculty Panel Discussion

5:30 PM Conclusion

6:30 PM Dinner & Cocktails