DRM Symposium

5th Annual UC San Diego Division of Regenerative Medicine Symposium

Check out what’s new in the field of Regenerative Medicine!

Friday, March 15, 2019
7:00am – 7:00pm


Location

Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine Roth Auditorium
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Registration is FREE for Academia and the General Public:
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Event Hosted by Catriona Jamieson, Chief, Division of Regenerative Medicine
 Please contact drmsymposium@ucsd.edu for any questions
 

Keynote Speakers 

Sally Temple, PhD Professor, Albany Medical College; Co-Founder and Scientific Director, The Neural Stem Cell Institute
Lawrence Goldstein, PhD Distinguished Professor, University of California, San Diego

Agenda

Session 1: Regenerative Medicine

(Chaired by John Hood, PhD, CEO, Actavalon)
Keynote Sally TemplePhD Professor, Albany Medical College; Co-Founder and Scientific Director, The Neural Stem Cell Institute
Paul Frenette, MD Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Gay Crooks, MD Professor, University of California, Los Angeles

Session 2: Bioengineering Stem Cells

(Chaired by Karen Christman, PhD, Professor, University of California, San Diego)
Alysson Muotri, PhD Professor, University of California, San Diego
Laura Niklason, MD, PhD Professor, Yale University
Ophir Klein, MD, PhD Professor, University of California, San Francisco

Lunch Break

Session 3: Panel Discussion

(Chaired by Bob Klein, President, Klein Financial Corporation)
Catriona Jamieson, MD, PhD Chief, Division of Regenerative Medicine; Deputy Director, Moores Cancer Center, University of California, San Diego
Mark Walters, MD Director, Blood and Marrow Transplantation (BMT)University of California, San Francisco
Mehrdad Abedi, MD Professor, University of California, Davis
Maria Millan, MD President and CEO, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM)
Jeremy Pettus, MD Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego
Joseph Ciacci, MD Professor, University of California, San Diego
Sheila Chari, PhD Editor in Chief, Cell Stem Cell at Cell Press/Elsevier

TBD: Fellow Awardee Talk

Session 4: Cancer Stem Cells

(Chaired by Scott Lippman, MD, Director, Moores Cancer Center)
Carla Bender Kim, PhD Professor, Harvard Medical School
Mark Chao, MD, PhD Clinical Instructor, Stanford; Co-Founder and VP Clinical Development at Forty Seven, Inc.
Roel Nusse, PhD Professor, Stanford University

Session 5: Neural Stem Cells

(Chaired by Jeremy Rich, MD, MHS, MBA, Professor, Director, Neuro-Oncology; Director, Brain Tumor Institute)
Jun Takahashi, MD, PhD, Professor, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University
Stuart Lipton, MD, PhD Professor, Scripps Research; Adjunct Professor, University of California, San Diego
Clive Svendsen, PhD Professor, University of California, Los Angeles; Director, Cedars-Sinai Regenerative Medicine Institute
Keynote Lawrence Goldstein, PhD Distinguished Professor, University of California, San Diego

Networking Cocktail Hour/Poster Presentations


Accommodations

Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa 
9700 N. Torrey Pines Road La Jolla, California 92037 
Phone: (858) 550-1000 
Email: estanciaresevations@estancialajolla.com 

The Lodge at Torrey Pines
11480 North Torrey Pines Road La Jolla, California 92037
Phone: (858) 453-4420
Email: reservations@lodgetorreypines.com

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, California 92037
Phone: (858) 558-1500 

Hotel La Jolla, Curio Collection by Hilton
7955 La Jolla Shores Drive, La Jolla, California, 92037
Phone: +1-858-551-3600