Stem Cell Therapies and You: A Special Patient Advocate Event at Cedars Sinai

Event date: 
Oct 30, 2017
Event type: 
Public Seminar

The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) and Cedars-Sinai welcome you to a free patient advocate event about how stem cell therapies are helping patients with unmet medical needs.

Stem cell research is now providing cures and life-changing treatments to patients facing a wide array of diseases and disorders. Learn about the exciting progress being made in stem cell research and what it could mean for you, your family and loved ones.

This meeting is FREE and open to the public. We hope that you'll join us!

Date and Time:

Monday, October 30th, 2017
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
*Doors open at 11:30 AM for registration and light refreshments

Speakers Include:

Shlomo Melmed, MD - Cedars-Sinai Executive Vice President and Dean of the Medical Faculty
Helene A. and Philip E. Hixon Distinguished Chair in Investigative Medicine

Eduardo Marbán, MD - Cedars-Sinai Director, Heart Institute
Mark S. Siegel Family Foundation Distinguished Chair

Clive Svendsen, PhD - Cedars-Sinai Professor and Director, Board of Governors Regenerative Medicine Institute
Kerry and Simone Vickar Family Foundation

Maria Millan, MD – President and CEO of CIRM

Jonathan Thomas, PhD, JD – Chair of the CIRM Board