Regenerative Medicine Minnesota is hosting its Annual Celebration and Look to the Future for the 2017 award winners in education, biobusiness and research. The awards will fund about 30 new and existing programs state-wide. Program leaders and supporters will discuss the current state and future plans for regenerative medicine in Minnesota.
Regenerative Medicine Minnesota is a state funded initiative aimed at improving the health of Minnesotans by advancing regenerative medicine research, education, and industry. Regenerative Medicine Minnesota leverages the strengths of Minnesota institutions to position the state at the forefront of regenerative medicine.
In addition to recognizing the awardees, the event includes a panel discussion with state representatives and senators on the importance of state investment in advancing regenerative medicine in Minnesota. The panel will be moderated by Jakub Tolar, M.D., Ph.D., director, University of Minnesota Stem Cell Institute, and Andre Terzic, M.D., Ph.D., Michael S. and Mary Sue Shannon director, Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine.
The event and luncheon will be held on June 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Mayo Clinic in Rochester. If you are interested in attending please RSVP by May 24.