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5th Annual Center for Definitive and Curative Medicine (CDCM) Symposium Virtual Event!

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Thursday, February 25, 2021 (8:30-2:30)

8:30-8:45 Open Zoom-Waiting Room

8:45-8:55 Opening remarks

8:55-9:00 Welcome: Maria Grazia Roncarolo, MD, Director, CDCM, Stanford University

Opening Keynote:

9:00-9:45 Introduction of Keynote: Anthony Oro, MD, PhD, Co-Director, CDCM, Stanford University

Keynote: Deepak Srivastava, MD, President, Gladstone Institutes, The Younger Family Professor, Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, Director, Roddenberry Stem Cell Center, Gladstone Institutes

Session 1

9:45-10:15 Vittorio Sebastiano, Ph.D., Assistant Professor (Research) Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive and Stem Cell Biology, Stanford University

10:15-10:40 Kristy Red-Horse, PhD, Associate Professor of Biology, Stanford University

10:40-11:05 Michael A. Fischbach, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University

11:05-11:15 Break

Session 2

11:15-11:40 FDA Representative -TBD

11:40-12:05 Hiro Nakauchi, MD, PhD, Professor of Genetics, Stanford University

12:05-12:35 LUNCH BREAK:

Session 3

12:35-1:00 Robert Klein, Founder, Chairman, Americans for Cures

1:00-1:25 Steven A. Feldman, PhD, Director of Manufacturing and Process Development, Stanford Center for Cancer Cell Therapy, Stanford University

1:25-1:35 Break

Closing Keynote:

1:35-2:20 Introduction of Keynote: Fraser Wright, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics, CDCM, Stanford University

Keynote: Beverly L. Davidson, PhD, Director of the Raymond G. Perelman Center for Cellular and Molecular, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2:20-2:30 Closing Remarks: Matthew Porteus, MD, PhD, Co-Director, CDCM, Stanford University

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