Monday, April 15

7:00 am - 9:00 am

25A; SDCC

Add to Calendar 4/15/2019 7:00:00 AM 4/15/2019 9:00:00 AM America/Chicago 102 New Neurons: The Future of Regenerative Therapy 25A; SDCC

102 New Neurons: The Future of Regenerative Therapy

Fee: $150
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $150
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $65

Moderator(s): Scott Douglas Simon, MD, FAANS

Panelist(s): Gong Chen, PhD; Kendall H. Lee, MD, PhD, FAANS; Gary K. Steinberg, MD, PhD, FAANS

Participants will hear about the present state and future directions of therapies designed to regenerate neural tissue lost in stroke.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to:
  • Review the state of stem cell therapy for ischemic stroke.
  • Discuss the potential of virus-mediated astrocyte to neuron conversion in stroke.
  • Discuss machine-human interface in the recovery of function.