Hans Keirstead, PhD: “Challenges to the Clinical Viability of Stem Cell Technologies”

Presented at the 2008 Workshop at the University of Georgia.

Dr. Hans Keirstead talks about his first hand experience preparing for clinic trial through the FDA approval process, NIH funding and private funding.

Hans Keirstead, PhD, Associate Professor of Anatomy & Neurobiology, University of California at Irvine, Reeve-Irvine Research Center. In order to bring his treatments to clinical trials, he has founded or partnered with biotechnology companies to fund and conduct pre-clinical and clinical development. Hans was recently awarded the Distinguished Assistant Professor of UCI Award, the UCI Academic Senate’s highest honor, as well as the UCI Innovation Award.