February 19, 2014 All Day
Conference Panel Discussions will deal primarily with the Medical Industry Start-Ups in the Bahamas and Stem Cell Journals, Research and the recent cell Therapy Act
Paolo Macchiarini, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, European Airway Institute and Advanced Center of Translational Regenerative Medicine
Professor of Regenerative Surgery, Karolinska Institutet
Ambassador Ned Siegel
Former U. S. Ambassador to the Commonwealth of the Bahamas
Amit N. Patel, M.D., B.S., M.S.
Director, Clinical Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering
University of Utah
Mark J. Holterman, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
Chief of Pediatric Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine
Neil Riordan, Ph.D.
Medistem Panama, Inc., Founder and Chairman
Clinical Trials in Panama using Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cells:
Spinal Cord Injury, Autoimmune Disorders, and Osteoarthritis
Leslie Miller, M.D., FACC
Chief Science Officer, Okyanos Heart Institute
Camillo Ricordi, M.D.
Stacy Joy Goodman Professor of Surgery
Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Biomedical Engineering, Microbiology and Immunology
Director, Cell Transplant Center and Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami
Adeeb Al-Zoubi, M.D., Ph.D.
CEO, Stem Cells of Arabia, Amman, Jordan
Clinical Associate Professor, University of Illinois College of Medicine
The Honorable Dr. Michael Darville
Minister of Grand Bahama
The Honorable Dr. Perry Gomez
Minister of Health of Grand Bahama
Bellur Prabhakar, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Officer
Mary Ann Chirba, J.D., D.Sc., M.P.H.
Boston College School of Law
Howard T. Walpole Jr., M.D., MBA, FACC, FSCAI
Chief Medical Officer, Okyanos Heart Institute
Allan Y. Wu, M.D., CTBS, FACOG, FAACS, FACS
Chief Scientific Officer, The Morrow Institute
Andrew Ittleman, Esq., C.A.M.S.
Fuerst, Ittleman, David & Joseph
R. Wade McKenna, D.O.
Chief Medical Director, Biologic Therapies
The McKenna Institute of Orthopedic Surgery & Orthobiologics
Jaroslav Michalek, M.D., Ph.D
President, The International Consortium for Cellular Therapy and Immunology
Scott Edelstein, Esq.
Partner and Co-Chair, Life Sciences and Healthcare Industry Group
Squire Sanders LLP
Dr. Glen S. Beneby, FRCA
Medical Advisor, Public Hospitals Authority
Craig Cady, Ph.D
Director, Stem Cell Research Laboratory, Bradley University
President, Port Authority of Grand Bahama
Arthur K. Parris, Jr., Of Counsel
STEMSO Feb 19-22, 2014 Conference
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