Mar 28 2019
Mar 28 2019: 8:00am–5:30pm

Biologic Ramifications and the Therapeutic Potential of Extracellular Vesicles

Category: 
Research

Keynote

Giovanni Camussi, MD
Professor Emeritus, Department of Medical Sciences, Scientific Coordinator of Stem Cell Projects at 2i3T Incubator and Technology Transfer, Molecular Biotechnology Center, University of Torino

Learning Objectives

  • To understand the basic biology of extracellular vesicles.
  • To understand the initial separative and characterization approaches in extracellular vesicle research.
  • To understand the functional effects of vesicles and possible applications to injury and disease states.

Who Should Attend

Faculty, researchers, and affiliated staff at Lifespan, Brown, and URI who are interested in the biological and clinical role and potential of extracellular vesicles. Physician scientists and junior faculty are encouraged to attend.

All attendees must register. Although preregistration is preferred, onsite registration will be available from 8:00 – 8:30 am.

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Light breakfast and lunch will be served. Reception to follow.

Speakers

Juan Sanchez-Esteban MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Exosomes and lung development), Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Pediatrics, Women & Infants Hospital

Jessica S. Schuster PhD
Instructor in Pediatrics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Department of Pediatrics, Women & Infants Hospital

Surendra Sharma MD PhD
Professor of Pediatrics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Director, COBRE for Reproductive Health, Women & Infants Hospital

Laura Goldberg MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital,
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Olin Liang PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

James R. Klinger MD
Professor of Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School Brown University; Division of Pulmonary, Sleep and Critical Care Medicine

Sicheng Wen MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Theodor Borgovan MD, PhD
Division of Hematology/Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital

Michael Del Tatto
Division of Hematology/Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital

Mandy Pereira
Division of Hematology/Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital

Yan Cheng, PhD
Division of Hematology/Oncology, Rhode Island Hospital

Xiaoli Tang, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Rhode Island Hospital
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

More Information

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