2009 World Stem Cell Summit
Venue: Baltimore Convention Center
|Event Date/Time: Sep 21, 2009||End Date/Time: Sep 23, 2009|
|Registration Date: Sep 21, 2009|
|Early Registration Date: Jul 30, 2009|
|Abstract Submission Date: Jun 01, 2009|
|Paper Submission Date: Jun 01, 2009|
To maximize the potential of stem cell research, the 2009 World Stem Cell Summit program is designed to cover the fieldâ€™s most pressing topics including: progressive research strategies, translational and preclinical findings, cross disciplinary initiatives, drug discovery, funding opportunities (federal, public and private), commercialization plans, technology transfer platforms, venture capital insight, market trends, regulatory issues, ethical and societal implications, philanthropic opportunities, medical tourism challenges, cell banking projects, intellectual property landscapes, insurance questions, international perspectives, clinical use and the 2009-10 advocacy agenda.
The 2009 Summit will feature an advanced science track featuring some of the world's most prominent scientists addressing the latest discoveries in basic research, translational and preclinical findings, bioengineering and cellular scaffold initiatives, clinical trials updates, and an in depth look at the pharmaceutical industry's short term and long term vision for stem cells.
For the first time the Summitâ€™s educational program will be jointly sponsored by University of Maryland School of Medicine for AMA_PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Lastly, the 2009 Summit will feature several economic development panels designed to enhance states and nations economic strategies and opportunities for constructive collaborations.