7th Perinatal Stem Cell Society Congress (Ostrava, Czech Republic - May 25-26, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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The 7th Perinatal Stem Cell Society Congress in the Czech Republic will be the first European meeting. The conference will focus on the Perinatal field from the EU perspective.

Benefits of Registration

  • Access to leading-edge research from pioneers across the field
  • Networking opportunities to cultivate relationships with relevant and engaged colleagues and organizations
  • A unique opportunity to learn from the leading clinicians utilizing cellular therapies in their practices


Monday, May 25, 2020

7:00 - 8:30 Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

8:30 - 9:00 Kyle Cetrulo: Clinical Trials with Perinatal Cells

9:00 - 9:30 Curtis L. Cetrulo, Jr, MD: Talk TBA

9:30 - 10:00 Tomasz Baran MD, MBA: FamiCord's clinical experience with WJ derived product application in various clinical areas.

10:00 - 10:30 Exhibit Hall Break

10:30 - 11:00 Rouzbeh R. Taghizadeh, PhD: Umbilical Cord Tissue Processing Technologies for Perinatal MSC Banking

11:00 - 12:00 Joanne Kurtzberg, MD: Extending Cord Blood to Regenerative Therapies for the Brain

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch

1:00 - 1:30 Christian Breymann, MD: Clinical use and limitations of tissue engineered organs in various indications - where do we stand?

1:30 - 2:00 Sean Murphy, PhD: Amnion Membrane-Derived Cells and Materials for Skin Wound Treatment

2:00 - 2:30 Ramon Coronado, MSc, PhD: Therapeutic Effects of Various Perinatal Cells On a Humanized Graft-Versus-Host-Disease (GvHD) Mice Model

2:30 - 3:00 Shahar Cohen, MD: The use of placenta-derived cells for bioengineering of chimeric organs for transplantation?

3:00 - 3:30 Exhibit Hall Break

3:30 - 4:00 Ornella Parolini, PHD: Immunomodulatory Properties of the Amniotic Membrane Derivatives: Key Mechanisms of their Therapeutic Effects

4:00 - 5:00 Panel

  • Joanne Kurtzberg, MD
  • Arnold Caplan, PhD
  • Rouzbeh Taghizadeh, PhD
  • Ira Herman
  • Sean Murphy, PhD, Moderator

Networking Cocktail Reception & Dinner

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

7:00 - 8:30 Breakfast in Exhibit Hall

8:30 - 9:00 Giampiero La Rocca, PhD: Wharton's Jelly stromal cells secretome

9:00 - 9:30 Ira Herman, PhD: Peptides for Wound Healing

9:30 - 10:00 Arnold Caplan, PhD: MSCs are not stem cells!

10:00 - 10:30 Exhibit Hall Break

10:30 - 11:00 Juli Bago: TBA

11:00 - 11:30 Serhiy Forostyak, MD: Perinatal tissues derivatives in tissue regeneration: from research to clinical applications

11:30 - 12:00 Ruma Raha-Chowdhury, PhD: TBA

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch

1:00 - 1:30 Emil Martinka, MD, PhD: TBA

1:30 - 2:00 Stephen Strom, PhD: Perinatal Stem Cells to Treat Liver Disease?

2:00 - 2:30 Jan Stryja, MD, PhD: Our experience with dehydrated amniotic membrane allograft usage in leg ulcer healing

2:30 - 3:00 Exhibit Hall Break

3:00 - 3:30 Francisco J. Nicols, PhD: Modelling Amniotic Membrane healing effect on chronic and diabetic foot ulcers into an in vitro cell system to unravel the molecular mechanisms behind its therapeutic effect.

3:30 - 4:00 TBA

4:00 - 4:30 TBA

4:30 - 5:00 TBA


Joanne Kurtzberg

Director, Marcus Center for Cellular Cures (MC3); Director, Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Program; Director, Carolinas Cord Blood Bank; Co-Director, Stem Cell Laboratory

Arnold I Caplan, PhD

Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio; Director, Skeletal Research Center; Professor, Departments of Biology (Primary Appointment); General Medical Sciences (Oncology); Pathology and Biomedical Engineering (Secondary Appointments)

Juli R. Bag, Ph.D

Team leader at the Blood Cancer Research Group at the University of Ostrava

Tomazs Baran

Board Member of PBKM (Polish Stem Cell Bank) operating in multiple European countries as FamiCord Group

Prof. Dr. C. Breymann

Founder and Director of the Swiss Perinatal Institute in Zurich

Curtis L. Cetrulo, Jr, MD

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School Director, Vascularized Composite Tissue Allotransplantation Lab Attending Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital

Kyle Cetrulo

President and Founder, Perinatal Stem Cell Society, Co-Founder and CEO, Auxocell Laboratories, Inc.

Shahar Cohen, MD

Founded Nayacure Therapeutics, Director of the tissue engineering laboratory at Rabin Medical Center, Israel

Ramon Coronado, MSc, PhD

Executive Director Lester Smith Medical Research Institute

Dr. Serhiy Forostyak

Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) in the leading Czech Biotechnological company PrimeCell

Ira M. Herman, Ph.D.

Professor and Director, Emeritus, Program in Cell, Molecular and Developmental Biology, Center for Innovations in Wound Healing Research, Tufts University School of Medicine

Emil Martinka, MD., PhD

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Head of Diabetes Center in National Institute of Endocrinology and Diabetology Lubochna, Slovakia

Sean Murphy, PhD

Assistant Professor, Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Director/Secretary and Co-founder of the Perinatal Stem Cell Society

Francisco J. Nicols, PhD

Lab of Regeneration, Molecular Oncology and TGF, IMIB-Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain

Ornella Parolini, PhD

Professor of Experimental Biology, Universit Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy, Director of the E. Menni Research Center (CREM), Brescia, Italy

Ruma Raha-Chowdhury, PhD

Principle Investigator and Scientific Advisor (Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge); Senior Research Associate (Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair, University of Cambridge); Senior scientist (The Babraham Institute, Cambridge); Visiting Assistant Professor (Department of Genetics)

Giampiero La Rocca, PhD

Head of the section of Stem Cells and Tissue Repair at the Euro-Mediterranean Institute of Science and Technology (IEMEST)

Stephen C. Strom, PhD

Professor at the Karolinska Institutet in the Department of Laboratory Medicine of the Division of Pathology, Stockholm, Sweden, Joint appointment in the Division of Cellular and Molecular Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh, Torsten och Ragnar Sderberg Professor in Cell Transplantation and Regenerative Medicine

Jan Stryja, MD, PhD

Vascular surgeon at Salvatella Outpatient Clinic and in the Cardiovascular Centre of Podlesi Hospital, Trinec

Rouzbeh R. Taghizadeh, PhD

Director, Secretary, and Founder of the Perinatal Stem Cell Society, Chief Scientific Officer, Auxocell Laboratories, Inc.

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Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900