2017 Stem Cells community information forumAugust 17, 2017
A packed house heard marvelous presentations at the CERA 2017 Stem cells community information forum hosted by Associate Professor Alice Pébay, Principal Investigator, Neuroregeneration.
Topics covered were:
- Using stem cells to understand blinding eye diseases
Dr Duncan Crombie, Research Fellow, Neuroregeneration, CERA
- Saving vision using stem cells and ‘Cut and Paste’ technology
Lisa Kearns, Orthoptist, Clinical Genetics, CERA
- Understanding the role of your immune system: pitfalls and opportunities for cell therapy
Dr Matthew Rutar, Research Fellow, Centre for Stem Cell Systems, University of Melbourne
- Hype, hope and reality in stem cell therapy
Associate Professor Megan Munsie, Deputy Director, Centre for Stem Cell Systems, University of Melbourne; Head, Education, Ethics, Law & Community Awareness Unit, Stem Cells Australia
Check out the audio recording of the event by clicking on the orange button below.
Here is a video recording of the event.
Here are some images from the event.
Dr Duncan Crombie, Associate Professor Alice Pébay, Dr Matthew Rutar, Lisa Kearns,
Associate Professor Megan Munsie
A/Prof Pébay with a community member
Lisa Kearns with a community member
A/Prof Pébay presenting
A/Prof Megan Munsie with a community member