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2nd International Symposium on Ocular Regeneration
20.10.2016, 07:30 - 20.10.2016, 19:30
MA 02114 Boston, USA
Symposium

2nd International Symposium on Ocular Regeneration

Biennial Symposium for Ophthalmologists

Veranstalter:
Ocular Regenerative Medicine Institute
Kurzbeschreibung:
The second edition of the Biennial International Symposium on Ocular Regeneration will be held at the Starr Center in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The event is organized by the Ocular Regenerative Medicine Institute of the Harvard Medical School, Department of Ophthalmology. Faculty will present the current and future state of regeneration and stem cells in eye diseases.
Fortbildungspunkte: 

Fachärzte

Max. Teilnehmer: unbegrenzt
Gebühren ab: 150,00 USD

Hinweis:
Early Bird: $125 (USD)
Basic: $150 (USD)

Early Bird for both AMD & Ocular Regeneration Symposia: $350 (USD)
Basic registration for both AMD & Ocular Regeneration Symposia: $425 (USD)

Ärzte in Weiterbildung

Max. Teilnehmer: unbegrenzt
Gebühren ab: 75,00 USD

Hinweis:
Free to HMS Trainees

Trainee registration for both AMD & Ocular Regeneration Symposia: $175 (USD)

medizinisches Fachpersonal

Max. Teilnehmer: unbegrenzt
Gebühren ab: 75,00 USD

Hinweis:
Technical Staff registration for both AMD & Ocular Regeneration Symposia: $175 (USD)
Bemerkungen:
Diese Veranstaltung findet 2-jährlich statt und bietet Fortbildungsmöglichkeiten für Fachärzte, Ärzte in Weiterbildung und medizinisches Fachpersonal.
Veranstaltungsnummer: 28157
Gebühren ab:
ab 75,00
verfügbare Plätze: unbegrenzt
Sprache:
 
Vom Veranstalter gemeldetes Programm:

 

Welcome & Introduction

Joan W. Miller, MD; Michael Young, PhD

 

Morning Session 1

Panel Moderator: Bruce Ksander, PhD

  • Increase reproducibility of stem cell and reprogramming technologies | Kevin Eggan, PhD
  • Principles learned from developmental biology to design rationale strategies for promoting retinal regeneration in the adult mammalian retina | Thomas Reh, PhD
  • Cell biology of signaling during development and disease | Brian Link, PhD

 

Morning Session 2

Panel Moderator: Ula Jurkunas, MD

  • The biology and therapeutic potential of stem cells for patients with blinding corneal and conjunctival disease / Real Architecture For 3D Tissues (RAFT)- Corneal Stem Cells | Julie Daniels, PhD
  • Reconstruction of Outer Retina | Robert MacLaren, MB, ChB, DPhil, FRCOphth, FRCS
  • Vitreoretinal Medicine and Surgery | Jennifer Chao, MD, PhD


Afternoon Session 1

Panel Moderator: Magali Saint-Geniez, PhD

  • Mechanisms by which neuron-glia communication helps control the formation, elimination, and plasticity of synapses in health and disease | Beth Stevens, PhD
  • Cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying the intrinsic regenerative capacity of mature neurons | Zhigang He, PhD, BM
  • Optical Sensing and Control of Neural Activity | Richard Kramer, PhD


Afternoon Session 2

Panel Moderator: Neena Haider, PhD

  • Treatment of macular degeneration using embryonic stem cell-derived retinal pigment epithelium: preliminary results | Lucian Del Priore, MD, PhD
  • First application of iPS cells in human | Masayo Takahashi, MD, PhD
  • Gene Therapy in Leber Congenital Amaurosis and ocular diseases | Jean Bennett, MD, PhD
Veranstaltungsort:
The Starr Center

Anschrift:
185 Cambridge Street
MA 02114 Boston, USA
Veranstalter:
Ocular Regenerative Medicine Institute
Organisation:

Ocular Regenerative Medicine Institute
Harvard Medical School
Department of Ophthalmology

 

Co-Directors
Demetrios G. Vavvas, MD, PhD
243 Charles Street
US - MA 02114 Boston
Tel.: +1 617 573 6874

 

Michael J. Young, PhD

20 Staniford Street

US - MA 02114 Boston
Tel: +1 617 912 7419

E-Mail: hms-cme@hms.harvard.edu
 
Hinweis:

 

Please contact the organizer for further information.




Thursday, Oct 20, 2016, 06.30pm - 08.00pm

Reception

Open to all attendees after the close of the conference.