The International Stem Cell Society




Wednesday February 19, 2014 at 6:30 PM EST
Saturday February 22, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST

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Registration $950

STEMSO Feb 19-22, 2014 Conference

"Bridging the Gap: Research to Point of Care"

Grand Lucayan Resort
Freeport, Grand Bahama

Featuring Gold Sponsor

Networking Reception and
Commercial Stem Cell Cath Lab Tour 


Conference Panel Discussions

Medical Industry Start-Ups in the Bahamas
Bahamas Stem Cell Research and Therapy Act

STEMSO  Presenters

Paolo Macchiarini, M.D., Ph.D.         Click here for Bio
Director, European Airway Institute and Advanced Center of Translational Regenerative Medicine
Professor of Regenerative Surgery, Karolinska Institutet

Amit N. Patel, M.D., B.S., M.S.    Click here for Bio
Director, Clinical Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering
University of Utah 

Mark J. Holterman, M.D., Ph.D.   Click here for Bio
Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics
Chief of Pediatric Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine 

Neil Riordan, Ph.D.  Click here for Bio
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  Click here for Bio
Chief Science Officer, Okyanos Heart Institute 

Camillo Ricordi, M.D.  Click here for Bio
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. Click here for Bio
CEO, Stem Cells of Arabia, Amman, Jordan
Clinical Associate Professor, University of Illinois College of Medicine

The Honorable Dr. Michael Darville   Click here for Bio
Minister of Grand Bahama 

The Honorable Dr. Perry Gomez   Click here for Bio
Minister of Health of Grand Bahama 

Bellur Prabhakar, Ph.D.  Click here for Bio
Chief Scientific Officer
Mariam Medical

Mary Ann Chirba, J.D., D.Sc., M.P.H. Click here for Bio
Boston College School of Law 

Howard T. Walpole Jr., M.D., MBA, FACC, FSCAI  Click here for Bio
Chief Medical Officer, Okyanos Heart Institute 

Allan Y. Wu, M.D., CTBS, FACOG, FAACS, FACS  Click here for Bio
Chief Scientific Officer, The Morrow Institute 

Andrew Ittleman, Esq., C.A.M.S. Click here for Bio
Fuerst, Ittleman, David & Joseph 

R. Wade McKenna, D.O.  Click here for Bio
Chief Medical Director, Biologic Therapies

The McKenna Institute of Orthopedic Surgery & Orthobiologics

Jaroslav Michalek, M.D., Ph.D  Click here for Bio
President, The International Consortium for Cellular Therapy and Immunology 

Scott Edelstein, Esq.  Click here for Bio
Partner and Co-Chair, Life Sciences and Healthcare Industry Group
Squire Sanders LLP

Dr. Glen S. Beneby, FRCA  Click here for Bio
Medical Advisor, Public Hospitals Authority

Craig Cady, Ph.D   Click here for Bio
Director, Stem Cell Research Laboratory, Bradley University 

Douglas Hammond   Click here for Bio
President, STEMSO 

Ian Rolle   Click here for Bio
President, Port Authority of Grand Bahama

Arthur K. Parris, Jr., Of Counsel  Click here for Bio
Parris Whittaker  

Register now for the STEMSO 2014 Conference entitled "Bridging the Gap: Research to Point of Care".