ABOUT SUMMIT’S CME WEBINARS:
- MDs, PAs, RNs
TWO Category 1 CME Credits
- LIVE Webinar
- Registration Fee: $35.00
- Panel discussion with LIVE Q & A following Presentations
- Physicians, Patients, Researchers, Students – Everyone is welcome!
(Content subject to change.)
Guest Speaker: Paul Knoepfler, PhD,
Prof., Dept. of Cell Biology and Human Anatomy, School of Medicine, Genome Center, UC Davis.
Asst. Investigator and Member of the Institute for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine, A collaborative initiative of Shriners Hospitals for Children & the University of California Davis School of Medicine.
Dr. Knoepfler’s Abstract for his Presentation will be available soon….
We apologize for any inconveniences.
Jeanne F. Loring, Ph.D.
Board Director & Chief Science Officer,
Summit for Stem Cell Foundation
Jeanne F. Loring is the Professor Emeritus at the Scripps Research Institute where she was founding Director of the Center for Regenerative Medicine. She is also founder of two stem cell-based biotechnology companies, Arcos Bioscience (now part of Viacyte) and Aspen Neuroscience, a biotechnology company developing a neuron replacement therapy for Parkinson disease. Dr. Loring has more than 30 years of experience in both biotechnology and academic research, focusing on stem cells, genomics, embryology and neurobiology. She holds five patents on stem cells and genomics, and has published more than 100 research articles in scientific journals that have been cited in scientific publications more than 14,000 times. She serves on both scientific advisory and bioethics boards, and advises governmental and private granting agencies in several countries. Through her laboratory courses, she has trained more than 400 scientists in stem cell technology.
In addition to her work on Parkinson disease, Dr. Loring investigates multiple sclerosis and autism, and works with the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research in an effort to rescue the Northern white rhinoceros from extinction using stem cell technology. She is also involved in a project on the International Space Station to study neurogenerative disease.
Dr. Loring is an advocate for patients and an outspoken critic of stem cell clinics that operate outside of ethical or scientific oversight. She speaks out against unregulated stem cell therapies that have caused severe injuries and even death, and the clinics who convince desperately ill patients to pay for treatments that are not effective.
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