51st Miami Winter Symposium
Stem Cells – Today’s Research Tomorrow’s Therapies

January 28-31, 2018 | Hyatt Regency Miami, FL, USA

The Miami Winter Symposium 2018 is dedicated to “Stem Cells”. 
Program highlights will include:

  • An international line-up of 25 renowned speakers – selected to provide delegates with a unique opportunity to meet with and hear from representatives from the leading research centres on the all aspects of stem cell research.
  • Keynote lectures by the ‘stars’ of stem cell research including: Marina Cavazzana, France; Michael Clarke, USA; John Dick, Canada; Rudolf Jänisch, USA; John Gurdon, UK; Irv Weissman, USA.
  • Focussed sessions on hot topics in stem cell research: Stem cell reprogramming and differentiation, hematopoietic stem cells, stem cells in cancer, stem cells in vision, stem cell engineering and stem cells as therapeutical resource, including clinical trials. Download the program here
  • The opportunity to present your own research: slots are available within the program for 12 Spotlight talks and 2 large poster sessions. Submit abstract here
  • The MWS Career Fair: Meet with the next generation of scientists in organized interviews.
  • Networking opportunities with key research teams from around the world: at the opening drinks reception, conference dinner and during the poster sessions.

As with previous events in the series generous Travel Awards are available for younger scientists from developing countries and Fee Waivers for University of Miami faculty, students and staff.

Call for Abstracts

Abstract Submission Deadline: November 20, 2017

Abstracts are invited for short Spotlight Talks and Posters on the following conference topics to supplement the invited plenary program.

  • Reprogramming
  • Differentiating stem cells
  • Hematopoietic stem cells
  • Cancer stem cells
  • Cell engineering
  • Stem cell and gene therapy clinical trials

Submit abstracts here

 

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Speakers
  • Roger Barker, UK
  • Marina Cavazzana, France
  • Michael Clarke, USA
  • John Dick, Canada
  • Connie Eaves, Canada
  • Paul-Sylvain Frenette, USA
  • John Gurdon, UK
  • Joshua Hare, USA
  • Dieter Häussinger, Germany
  • Konrad Hochedlinger, USA
  • Donald Ingber, USA
  • Rudolf Jänisch, USA
  • Gordon Keller, USA
  • Katarina Le Blanc, Sweden
  • Tak W. Mak, Canada
  • Hiromitsu Nakauchi, USA
  • Luigi Naldini, Italy
  • Joyce M. Slingerland, USA
  • Azim Surani, UK
  • Sally Temple, USA
  • Fiona Watt, UK
  • Irv Weissman, USA
  • Marc van de Wetering, The Netherlands
  • Joseph Wu, USA
  • Jianyi Zhang, USA
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Organized by
 
  • Elsevier
  • University of Miami
  • usylvester
  • IUBMB
  • IUBMB
Sponsors
 
  • golub
  • Agilent
  • University of Miami
  • usylvester
  • university of miami
  • IUBMB
  • scripps-florida
  • IUBMB
  • mfa
  • nium
  • wiley-logo
Exhibitors
 
  • Agilent
  • Agilent
  • Peprotech