2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Arrival and Check-in
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome from the GRS Chair
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Keynote Session: Novel Strategies Towards Functional Tissue Repair
Mara Pop (Imperial College London, United Kingdom)
3:45 pm - 4:20 pm
Ellen Roche (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA) "Augmenting Cardiac Function with Soft Materials, Structures and Devices"
4:20 pm - 4:30 pm
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
In Vitro and In Vivo Models of Regeneration
James O'Connor (Vanderbilt University, USA)
7:30 pm - 7:50 pm
Divya Shiroor (Cornell University, USA) "Injury Promotes Stem Cell Survival in Planarians"
7:50 pm - 8:00 pm
8:00 pm - 8:20 pm
Robert Tetley (University College London, United Kingdom) "Flows and Winches: Closing Wounds in 3 Dimensions"
8:20 pm - 8:30 pm
8:30 pm - 8:50 pm
Breanna O'Reilly (Boston University, USA) "Biochemical and Mechanical Control of Erk Signaling in Stromal Tissue Repair"
8:50 pm - 9:00 pm
9:00 pm - 9:20 pm
Loïc Fievet (STROMALab / EFS / Toulouse Hospital, France) "Self-Organized Vascularized Mesenchymal Spheroids Recapitulates Early Events of Human Bone Formation"
9:20 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 am
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Biomaterials, Cell and Gene Therapy Strategies for Tissue Repair and Regeneration
Tina Tylek (University Hospital Wuerzburg, Germany)
9:00 am - 9:20 am
Christiane Fuchs (Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Medical School, USA) "MagneTEskin: Reassembling Full-Thickness Skin Tissue"
9:20 am - 9:30 am
9:30 am - 9:50 am
Virginia Llopis Hernández (University of Glasgow, United Kingdom) "A Highly Programmable and Non-Invasive Biomaterial to Aid Wound Healing Using PDGF-BB in an Efficient Manner"
9:50 am - 10:00 am
10:00 am - 10:20 am
Thomas Kisby (University of Manchester, United Kingdom) "Transient Reprogramming of Cardiomyocytes to a Proliferative De-Differentiated State with Retention of Cardiogenic Potential"
10:20 am - 10:30 am
10:30 am - 10:50 am
Lise Rabiller (STROMALab, France) "Opioids: A Lock for Immune Response and Regeneration in Adult Mammals"
10:50 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Mentorship Component: The Evolving Publication Landscape: A Discussion with the Experts
We will revisit the "publish or perish" issue, central in the career progression of junior trainees, with a panel of scientists and experts from the publishing sector. This mentoring session aims to raise discussion and provide advice on old and new channels to publish our research.
Kevin Rivera (University of California, San Francisco, USA)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
The Evolving Publication Landscape
Annalisa VanHook (Science Signaling, AAAS, USA)
Jeffrey Davidson (Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA)
Kimberly Mace (University of Manchester, United Kingdom)
Will Wood (University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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