7th International Conference and Exhibition on

Cell and Gene Therapy

Theme: Exploring the novel research and innovations in Cell & Gene Therapy

OCM for Cell Therapy Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Dayong Gao

Professor
University of Washington
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

James Koudy Williams

Professor
Wake Forest School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Luisa María Arvide Cambra

Professor
University of Almería
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shuying Yang

Associate Professor
Penn Dental Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

A Yilmazer

Vice Director
Stem Cell Institute of Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nayef Jarrous

Associate Professor
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

B M Gandhi

NeoBioMed Services
Former Advisor
Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science and Technology Government of India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Decio Basso

Founder
Gerobasso Medical Research Center
Paraguay

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Cell Therapy 2017

OCM Member

Jonathan Schwartz

Director
Medical Marvels
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pedro Morouco

Professor
Polytechnic Institute of Leiria
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Taihua Wang

CEO
Interventional Hospital of Shandong Red Cross Society and Cell Biotechnology Co. Ltd
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Decio Basso

CEO
Universidad Privada Del Este
Paraguay

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guillermo Estivill-Torrús

Principal Investigator
Biomedical Research Institute of Málaga (IBIMA)
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Deven Patel

CEO, President & Cofounder
Global Institute of Stem Cell Therapy and Research (GIOSTAR)
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Matilde E. LLeonart

Professor
Institut de Recerca Hospital Vall d´Hebron
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jose Sanchez del Rio Saez

Instrument Scientist
Carlos III Madrid University
Spain

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Cell Therapy 2016

OCM Member

Mukesh Verma

Branch Chief & Program Director
National Cancer Institute (NIH)
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Brij M Gandhi

CEO of Neo BioMed Services
Formerly Adviser to the Government of India
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sanchez del Rio

MM-CNM-CSIC Madrid
Microelex tronics Institute
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vasiliki E Kalodimou

Director
Research & Regenerative Medicine Department
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Raj Kumar

Professor
The Commonwealth Medical College
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Uday Kishore

Director
Brunel University
London, UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Weihua Gong

Associate Professor
Zhejiang University
China

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Cell Therapy-2015

OCM Member

Paul L Hermonat

Professor
Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Johan Hyllner

Chief Scientific Officer
Cell Therapy Catapult
London, UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Munis Dundar

Professor
Erciyes University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nagy A Habib

Professor
Imperial College London
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giulio Maria Pasinetti

Professor
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vasiliki E Kalodimou

Director at Flow Cytometry
Research & Regenerative Medicine Department
Athens Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

K.V. Venkatachalam

Professor
Nova Southeastern University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nady Celine Golestaneh

Assistant Professor
Georgetown University School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Uday Kishore

Director
Centre for Infection, Immunity and Disease mechanisms, Biosciences
Brunel University
London, UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Samir Farghaly

Scientist
Cornell University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vikas Kundra

Director
MD Anderson Cancer Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Cell Therapy-2014

OCM Member

Paul L Hermonat

Professor
Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yinling Hu

Principal Investigator
National Cancer Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Farid Menaa

Executive Director
Fluorotronics USA Inc.
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Karim Nayernia

Professor
Institute for Molecular Medicine and Cell Therapy
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Madhusudan V. Peshwa

Executive Vice President
MaxCyte Inc.
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Morayma Reyes

Assistant Professor
University of Washington
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Venkatachalam K.V.

Professor
Nova Southeastern University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Raj Kumar

Professor
Commonwealth Medical College
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jianfeng Lu

Associate Professor
University of Wisconsin-Madison
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Regenerative Medicine 2016

OCM Member

Werner Mohl

Professor
Medical University of Vienna
Austria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kristin Comella

Chief Scientific Officer
Bioheart Inc.
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Scott L. Nyberg

Professor
Mayo Clinic
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jane Lebkowski

Chief Scientific Officer
Asterias Biotherapeutics
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Esmaiel Jabbari

Professor
University of South Carolina
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Bertha Chen

Professor
Stanford University School of Medicine
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dennis M Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Andrzej Lange

Professor
Lower Silesian Center for Cellular Transplantation & National Bone Marrow Donor Registry
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giacomo Cao

Professor
University of Cagliari
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vasiliki E Kalodimou

Director
Flow Cytometry - Research & Regenerative Medicine Department
IASO Maternity & Research Hospital Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giorgio Calori Maria

Chairman
University of Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ewa Zuba-Surma

Professor
Jagiellonian University
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Y. James Kang

Professor
University of Louisville
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Xiaohe Yang

Associate Professor
North Carolina Central University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roberta Di Pietro

Professor
G. d’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Murugan Ramalingam

Associate Professor
Christian Medical College and Hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kowit-Yu Chong

Associate Professor
Chang Gung University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ryang Hwa Lee

Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pedro Morouço

Assistant Professor
Polytechnic Institute of Leiria
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Regenerative Medicine-2015

OCM Member

Giorgio Calori Maria

Chairman
University of Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Babak Kateb

President
Brain Mapping Foundation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giacomo Cao

Professor
University of Cagliari
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joseph Purita

Director
Regenerative and Molecular Orthopedics
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gordon Blunn

Professor
University College London
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dennis Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jan Oxholm Gordeladze

Professor
University of Oslo
Norway

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kristin Comella

Chief Scientific Officer
Bioheart Inc.
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ion N. Mihailescu

Professor
National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics
Romania

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Peter Hollands

Chief Scientific Officer
Wide Cells Ltd
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Prakash Kulkarni

Associate Professor
University of Maryland
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Paolo Ferruti

Professor
University of Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roberta Di Pietro

Professor
G. d’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anand Ramamurthi

Associate Professor
Cleveland Clinic
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shuanhu Zhou

Associate Scientist
Harvard Medical School
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nelson R.Pinto

Professor
University of the Andes
Chile

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Stem Cell Congress 2016

OCM Member

Athanasios (Sakis) Mantalaris

Professor
Imperial College London
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Denis Barritault

President
University Paris-Est Creteil and OTR
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jane Lebkowski

President
Asterias Biotherapeutics
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mary Mehrnoosh Eshaghian Wilner

Professor
University of California
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dennis Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Esmaiel Jabbari

Professor
University of South Carolina
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Taihua Wang

CEO
Interventional Hospital of Shandong Red Cross Society and Cell Biotechnology Co. Ltd
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guillermo Estivill-Torrús

Principal Investigator
Biomedical Research Institute of Málaga (IBIMA)
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Petra Reinke

Professor
Berlin-Brandenburg School for Regenerative Therapies
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gang Zheng

Professor
University of Toronto
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Y. James Kang

Professor
University of Louisville
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vasiliki E Kalodimou

Director
Flow Cytometry-Research and Regenerative Medicine Department , IASO Hospital
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Verdon Taylor

Professor
University of Basel
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Khalild shah

Associate Professor
Harvard Medical Schoo
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ludmila B Buravkova

Professor
Russian Acadeny of Sciences
Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Xiushan Wu

Professor
Hunan Normal University
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gergana Dobreva

Professor
Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ping Hu

Professor
Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Itamar Barash

Director
Institute of Animal Science Agricultural Research Organization, The Volcani Center,
Israel

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Tissuescience 2016

OCM Member

Youyang Zhao

Professor
University of Illinois
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Esmaiel Jabbari

Professor
University of South Carolina
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fariba Dehghani

Professor
University of Sydney
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Diana Ivankovic

Professor
Anderson University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roger R. Markwald

Professor
University of South Carolina
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jia-Qiang He

Assistant Professor
University of Virgina Maryland
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

David T. Harris

Professor
University of Arizona
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

George Perry

Professor and Dean
University of Texas
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Boris N. Chichkov

Head
Laser Zentrum Hannover University
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Murugan Ramalingam

Professor
Christian Medical College
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hannele Ruohola-Baker

Professor and Associate Director
University of Washington
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Xiaohe Yang

Associate Professor
North Carolina Central University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

John R. McCarrey

Professor and Distinguished University Chair
University of Texas
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alina Sionkowska

Professor
Nicolaus Copernicus University
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roberta Di Pietro

Professor
G. d’Annunzio University of Chieti-Pescara
Italy

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Stem Cell Research-2016

OCM Member

Haval Shirwan

Professor
University of Louisville
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Paul J. Davis

Professor of Medicine
Albany Medical College
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christian Drapeau

Chief Scientific Officer
Stemtech International Inc.
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guillermo A. Herrera

Professor and Chair of Pathology
Louisiana State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Simon Berkovich

Professor
The George Washington University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dennis Lox

Director
Sports and Regenerative Medicine Centers
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Diana Anderson

Professor
University of Bradford
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vincent S. Gallicchio

Professor
Clemson University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Georg Weber

Associate Professor
University of Cincinnati
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Khalid Shah

Associate Professor
Harvard Medical School
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gary Guishan Xiao

Professor
Creighton University Medical Center
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

George G Chen

professor
University of Hong Kong
China

Biography Research Interest