2021 Conference Program

Preliminary Program

“Collaboration in Regenerative Medicine”

Colorado State University’s C. Wayne McIlwraith Translational Medicine Institute

 

2021 NAVRMA CONFERENCE

September 22 – 24, 2021 
Fort Collins, Colorado 

DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC WE WILL HOLD THE NAVRMA 2020 CONFERENCE IN 2021

Preliminary Agenda (subject to change):

Tuesday, September 21st

5:00pm – 8:00pm: registration open TMI lobby

5:00pm – 7:00pm: mixer @ TMI

7:00pm: invited speaker(s)

  -introduction and two 20min talks

Wednesday, September 22nd

8:00am – 4:00pm: Check in

8:00am – 8:45am: Breakfast @ TMI

8:45am: Welcome – Tracy Webb, NAVRMA Chair

9:00am – 10:30am:

  -One Health introduction: Sue VandeWoude

  -Speaker introduction: Laurie Goodrich

  -Keynote #1: Wayne McIlwraith

  -Paired Lecture: Frank Barry “Cellular Therapies for OA — Defining the Mechanism of Action”

10:30 – 10:45am: Break (snacks/beverages)

10:45am – 12:15pm: Topic = immunomodulation/antimicrobial properties

  -invited lecture: Steve Dow

  -selected presentations 

 12:15pm – 1:15pm: Lunch @ TMI

 1:15pm – 3:45pm: Topic = bioengineering

  -invited lecture: Susan Volk

  -selected presentations

 3:45pm – 4pm Break (snacks/beverages)

 4:00pm-5:30pm: Topic = iPSC

  -invited lecture: Amir Kol

  -selected presentations

 5:30pm – 6:30pm Cocktail hour/Poster Session/Judging (beverages/appetizers)

Thursday, September 23rd

8:00am – 4:00pm: check in

8:00am – 9:00am: Breakfast @ TMI

9:00am – 10:30am: Collaboration to Solve One-Health Problems

  -Keynote #2: bone repair

  -Paired Lecture #2: cartilage repair

10:30 – 10:45am: Break (snacks/beverages)

10:45am – 12:15pm: Topic = Small Animal Panel

12:15pm – 1:15pm: Lunch @ TMI

1:15pm – 3:45pm: Topic = EVs/organoids

  -invited lectures: Andy Hoffman, Jon Mochel, Karin Allenspach-Jorn

  -selected relevant presentations

3:45pm – 4pm: Break (snacks/beverages)

4:00pm — 5:30pm: Topic = Large Animal Panel

5:30pm – 6:00pm Buses/transportation to New Belgium Brewery (pending availability)

6:00pm – 8:00pm Dinner at New Belgium Brewery (pending availability)

6:30pm: Awards presentation

Friday, September 24th

7:30am – 8:00am: Breakfast @ TMI

8:00am – 9:30am:

  -invited lecture: Jason Dragoo

  -invited lecture: Future perspectives

 9:30am – 9:45am: Break (snacks/beverages)

 9:45am – 12:30pm: Commercialization: “How I built this” format

  1. academic with valuable/proprietary data but no interest in manufacturing/marketing
  2. company who wants to acquire and develop data to market
  3. faculty/researcher who wants to take idea all the way through to manufacturing/market

 12:30pm: Closing remarks (15 min)

Post meeting: optional tours of VTH and/or TMI, other