State of the Science Symposium: Regenerative Medicine

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The University of Pittsburgh,
The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center,
and The Center for Rehabilitation Science Research
at the Uniformed Services University of Health Services

State of the Science Symposium:
Regenerative Medicine and the Impact on Rehabilitation

Friday, May 11, 2012
7:30am - 3:30pm

Opening Remarks
COL Paul F. Pasquina, MD 
Brain-Machine Interfaces for People with Spinal Cord Injury
Jennifer L. Collinger, PhD
 Video Presentation*Photos
Novel Approaches in Bone Regeneration
Edward Wright Jr., PhD
Spinal Cord Injury Transplants
Damien D. Pearse, PhD
Peripheral Nerve Interface
Gregory A. Clark, PhD 
Peripheral Nerve Segment Defect Repair
Thomas Smith, PhD
Fat Tissue Transplantation
J. Peter Rubin, MD
Brain Regenerative Initiatives
Regina C. Armstrong, PhD
Overview of the PVA Portfolio and How it Relates to Regeneration**
Lana McKenzie, MBS, BSN


*All presentations are in PDF format. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view.
** Ms. McKenzie was unable to attend the symposium. 

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