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5th Tissue Engineering Symposium 2014

18 August 2014 @ 8:00 am - 20 August 2014 @ 5:00 pm


World class event in tissue engineering was held on 18th – 20th August 2014 at the University of Sydney, focussing on Tissue Engineering for organ regeneration, convened by Professor Hala Zreiqat (The University of Sydney).

ADATE 2014 Poster
ADATE 2014 Book

International and local key speakers included:
Professor Gail Naughton, Chairman and CEO of Histogen, Inc. (regenerative medicine)
Assistant Professor Sarah Heilshorn, Stanford University
Professor Teruo Okano, Director, Institute of Advanced Biomedical Engineering and Science, Vice President and Professor, Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Japan
Professor Pamela Yelick, Tufts University
Professor Jason A. Burdick, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Professor Heike Walles, Institute of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, Universitatsklinikum Wurzburg
Professor Noriyuki Tsumaki, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University
Professor Toby Coates, University of Adelaide, Australia
Professor John McAvoy, Director of Laboratory Research, Save Sight Institute, The University of Sydney
Dr Luiz Bertassoni, Biomaterials Research Unit, The University of Sydney
Professor Justin Gooding, Director Australian Center of NanoMedicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
Dr James Chong, Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research (WMI), Sydney

 Event Details
Date: Monday 18 August – Wednesday 20 August, 2014
Venue:  The Darlington Centre within the University of Sydney
Audience: Industry, Government, Academia and especially early career researchers.

Registration: closed

This event was proudly sponsored by:
The University of Sydney
The School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering
The Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies
The Faculty of Science
The Faculty of Pharmacy
The Faculty of Medicine
Bosch Institute
Harvard Club of Australia Foundation
Advanced Surgical Design & Manufacture Limited
Scientifix Life

Organizing Comittee:
Hala Zreiqat
Vicki Rosen(Harvard)
Kara Spiller(Drexel University)
Peter Newman

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18 August 2014 @ 8:00 am
20 August 2014 @ 5:00 pm