|Engineered Cartilage Segments|
When:Friday, April 24-Saturday, April 25, 2015
Where:Smilow Center for Translational Research
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Course Directors: James L. Carey, MD and Robert L. Mauck, Ph.D.
Featuring International Keynote Speaker Elisaveta Kon, M.D., Rizzoli Orthopedics Institute and additional Keynote Speakers including Rocky Tuan, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh, Scott Rodeo, M.D., Hospital for Special Surgery, and Wayne McIlwraith, Ph.D., D.Sc., Colorado State University.
The symposium will include invited talks by key thought leaders in the field of osteochondral repair, biomaterials, stem cells, tissue engineering, animal models, and imaging, as well as clinical methods for the treatment of cartilage, osteochondral, and fibrocartilage damage in the knee. Speakers will also discuss rehabilitative protocols that promote successful recovery.
|Human Tissue Lab|
The symposium has been designed for health care professionals, including:
- Orthopaedic surgeons
- Scientists and engineers
- Non-operative sports medicine physicians
- Physical therapists
- Athletic trainers
- Physician assistants
- Residents and medical students
- Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows
Register for the 2015 Cartilage Repair Symposium