GTCbio’s 4th Cell & Gene Therapy (CGT) Conference will be held on September 11-12, 2017 in Boston, MA. This meeting will bring together academia and industry to showcase several new technologies emerging in the field of cell and gene therapy. We are pleased to confirm this conference will include keynote presentations by Dr. Richard Gatti, Distinguished Professor in the Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Human Genetics at the David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, and Dr. James Wilson, Professor of Internal Medicine and Pathology, and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
The following sessions will be part of CGT 2017.
I. Opening Keynote Session – Historical Perspective & Current State of the Industry
II. Development of Novel Technologies
III. Translational Studies & Lessons Learned
IV. Round Table Discussions
V. Industry Partnering with Academia & CROs to Advance Research
VI. Panel on Funding & Regulatory Challenges
VII. Award Ceremony & Closing Keynote Session – The Future of CGT
The 2017 Advisory Committee
|2017 Advisory Board Members|
|Dongsheng Duan, University of Missouri|
|Richard Gatti, University of California Los Angeles|
|Susan Solomon, New York Stem Cell Foundation|
|Brian Tomkowicz, Johnson & Johnson|
|Denis Rodgerson, GTCbio|
Amber Kempf at 626-256-6405 or amber.kempf [at] gtcbio.com
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