2006 IOM Annual Meeting - Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering: Science and Public Policy Regenerative Medicine

When: October 9, 2006 (9:20 AM Eastern)

Topics Public Health, Biomedical and Health Research, Global Health
Activity: The NAM Annual Meeting
Board: HMD Executive Office

National Academy of Sciences Building - Auditorium
2100 C Street, NW
Washington, DC  20418

Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering:  Science and Public Policy Regenerative Medicine

9:20 a.m. 
Introduction of the Program
Helen M. Blau, Ph.D., Director, Baxter Laboratory in Genetic Pharmacology, Stanford University School of Medicine

9:35 a.m.         
Stem Cell Research Enterprise: Key Issues in Science and Public Policy
Allen M. Spiegel, M.D., The Marilyn and Stanley M. Katz Dean, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

9:55 a.m.         
Questions and Discussion

10:05 a.m.        
Science to Clinic: Near Term
Robert S. Negrin, M.D., Professor of Medicine and Division Chief, Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Stanford University
Robert S. Langer, Sc.D., Institute Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
George Q. Daley, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School and Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Boston

10:50 a.m.        
Questions and Discussion

11:05 a.m.        

11:35 a.m.        
Ethical Considerations
R. Alta Charo, J.D., Warren P. Knowles Professor of Law and Bioethics, University of Wisconsin School of Law

11:50 a.m.        
Questions and Discussion

12:00 p.m.       
International Perspective
Anne McLaren, DBE, DPhil., FRS, Principal Research Associate, The Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute, Cambridge University

12:20 p.m.       
Questions and Discussion

12:30 p.m.       
Break for Lunch

2:00 p.m.         
Introduction of Afternoon Program
Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D., University Professor, Lillian T. Pratt Distinguished Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,  Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Professor of Chemical Engineering, The University of Virginia

2:10 p.m.
Science of Tomorrow
Jeffrey A. Hubbell, Ph.D., Professor, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne
David T. Scadden, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Co-Director, Harvard Stem Cell Institute
Irving L. Weissman, M.D., Director, Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University

2:55 p.m.         
Questions and Discussion

Institutional and Policy Questions

3:10 p.m.         
Building Scientific Enterprise: Critical Issues
Zach W. Hall, Ph.D., President, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Edward E. Penhoet, Ph.D., President, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation

3:50 p.m.         
Questions and Discussion

4:05 p.m.
Science and Public Policy: Strategies for Alignment
Conversation with Panel and Audience
Paul Grant Rogers, J.D., Partner, Hogan & Hartson, LLP
Donna E. Shalala, Ph.D., President, University of Miami
Susan L. Solomon, J.D ., Chief Executive Officer, New York Stem Cell Foundation

4:50 p.m. 
Introduction of the Class of 2005 IOM Members, 2006-2007 Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellows, Senior Nurse Scholar-In-Residence and IOM Anniversary Fellows
Harvey V. Fineberg, M.D., Ph.D., President, Institute Of Medicine

Presentation of The Gustav O. Lienhard Award
Fitzhugh Mullan, M.D., Murdock Head Professor of Medicine and Health Policy, George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services

5:30 p.m.         
Adjourn and Reception           
Great Hall


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