Conference Schedule

Day1: December 3, 2018

Keynote Forum

Biography

Prof. Dr. Jeanne Adiwinata Pawitan, PhD  has been Graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Indonesia (FMUI) as Medical Doctor, and Master in Medical Biology, and started working at the Department of Histology FMUI. Later on she obtained her PhD from Osaka University, Osaka, Japan, continued working at the Department of Histology FMUI, and was appointed as Professor in 2005.   Presently she also works at Stem Cell  Medical Technology Integrated Service Unit, RSCM - FMUI as GLP lab coordinator, and at Stem Cell and Tissue Engineering Research Center, Indonesia Medical Education and Research Institute (IMERI), FMUI as lab manager.

 


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Biography

Susi Zara graduated in 2006 in Pharmacy at University “G. d’Annunzio of Chieti-Pescara and completed her PhD in 2009 at the same university. She is now a permanent researcher at Pharmacy Department of Chieti’s University. She has published more than 50 full lenght papers in international peer-reviewed journals. Her fields of research are represented by intracellular signaling driving differentiation of dental pulp mesenchymal stem cells in the presence of innovative biomaterials with a potential use in dental and orthopedic regenerative medicine.

 


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Tracks

  • Stem Cell Therapy
Location: Fenice

Reem Alkharji

University of Nottingham, UK

Chair

Biography

Reem Alkharji is a Senior Medical Laboratory Specialist owning a bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory sciences. She supported her laboratory work experiences in the hospital with two masters’ degree; Master’s in health and hospital administration and MSc in Stem Cell Technology. Stem cell research is my passion to improve patients’ life. she believes that some waste in the medical field (as umbilical cord blood) could be changed to worth products and the quality of people life improve if we provide the right service at the right time.


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Biography

Ila Tewari  completed her Masters  from Amity University India  as a Microbiologist with the. Later on worked in a Stem cell based industry on Autologuous and Allogenic blood transplant XXXXXX and then started working at University of Malta as Phd Student as well as Research Support officer II where She has continued her research. Presently she is working in University of Malta, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. 


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Biography

Reem Alkharji is a Senior Medical Laboratory Specialist owning a bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory sciences. She supported her laboratory work experiences in the hospital with two masters’ degree; Master’s in health and hospital administration and MSc in Stem Cell Technology. Stem cell research is my passion to improve patients’ life. she believes that some waste in the medical field (as umbilical cord blood) could be changed to worth products and the quality of people life improve if we provide the right service at the right time.


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Day2: December 4, 2018

Keynote Forum

Biography

Hong Lin received his PhD in Computer Science in 1997 at the University of Science and Technology of China. Hong Lin was a postdoctoral research associate at Purdue University; an assistant research officer at the National Research Council, Canada, and a software engineer at Nokia, Inc. Dr. Lin is currently a professor in computer science and an assistant chair at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering Technology. His research interests include human-centered computing, cognitive intelligence, data analytics, and parallel/distributed computing. He is the supervisor of the Grid Computing Lab at UHD. He is also a senior member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

 


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Biography

Segundo Mesa Castillo. As Specialist in Neurology, he worked for 10 years in the Institute of Neurology of Havana, Cuba.  He has worked in Electron Microscopic Studies on Schizophrenia for 32 years. He was awarded with the International Price of the Stanley Foundation Award Program and for the Professional Committee to work as a fellowship position in the Laboratory of the Central Nervous System Studies, National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke under Dr. Joseph Gibbs for a period of 6 months, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, Washington D.C. USA, June 5, 1990. At present he is member of the Scientific Board of the Psychiatric Hospital of Havana and give lectures to residents in psychiatry.

 


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  • Stem Cell Based Disease Modelling and Drug Discovery
Location: Fenice

Kris See

Osel Group, Malaysia

Chair

Biography

Kris has a keen interest in the research and therapeutics of neuro-trauma, neurodegenerative diseases and genomic medicine. Kris has worked for various medical institutions both in the public and private sectors in the past. In 2011, he won the “People’s Choice Award” in neurosurgery conferred by Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah, Kedah, Malaysia. In 2016, he was awarded “Most Impactful Entrepreneur Award”. In 2017, he was awarded KWYP “Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Best Enterprise Award”, Malaysia “Top 100 Most Influential Young Entrepreneur” award and during an international symposium organised by Korean College of Radiology, he was awarded the Grand Prix award for Best Photo in people category. In 2017, as Chief Clinical Scientist of Osel Diagnostics Lab, they were awarded “Best Innovative Screening – Blood Based Approach” for innovative genetic screening by Asian Halal Brands Awards making it the first lab in Asean to be conferred the prestigious award. In 2018, Dr. Kris is the scholarship recipient for the prestigious Harvard Medical School South East Asia Medical Leaders program. In the same year, he was awarded The Excellence Achievement Entrepreneurs Award – International Entrepreneurs Business Conference 2018.

 


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Biography

Dr. Varun Kumar Agarwal  has been Graduated from Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital, Shimla (HP) as Orthopaedic Surgeon. He is fellowship trained in spine surgery from Fribourg, Switzerland and AOSpine fellow at Bombay Hospital, Mumbai, India. Presently he has been working at the at the Rohilkhand Medical College and Hospital, Bareilly (UP) India.

 


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Peter Ott obtained his medical degree from the University of Heidelberg, Germany. After Internal Medicine residency (Tucson, Arizona), he pursued specialty training in cardiology (Denver, Colorado) and cardiac electrophysiology (Salt Lake City, Utah).  Since 1999 he is a leading member of the cardiac electrophysiology section at the Sarver Heart Center, University of Arizona. He has published in numerous reputed, peer-reviewed journals.

 


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Biography

Eugen Varlan was advised as stager reseacher in scientific laboratory of cardiosurgery of Cardiology Institute In 1995 and in few months (november 1995) sucessfully performed extracorporeal circulation in cardiac surgery operations. During 23 years she performed above 3600 extracorporal circulations in majority cases of pediatric cardiac surgery (radical correction of Tetralogy Fallot, radical correction of Atrioventricular Canal, mitral and tricuspidal annuloplastic, Glenn and Fontan operations with extracorporeal circulation assistance, switch correction of Transposition of Grand vessels, Mustard operation, Norwood corection) and off course assistance at all types of adult operations and ECMO. By my insistence was introduced in practice in Republic of Moldova the method of modified ultrafiltration (can see my publications in” Art of surgery”- journal of Moldavian surgery society). Currently working at “SANADOR” hospital in Bucharest the capital of Romania Republic.

 

 


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Si Steinberg, MD, is a Double Board Certified Child and Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist who obtained his medical degree at the University of Michigan Medical School, his internship and residency training at UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute and his Child Fellowship at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. He has been in clinical practice for the past 26 years in Idaho and Oregon, USA respectively. He is the Medical Director at Cherry Gulch a Therapeutic Boarding School in Idaho and has also served as an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences. His undergraduate study focused on Medical Anthropology at the University of Michigan. This helped him develop an awareness of the deep impact of psychosomatic phenomena in healing and recovery in all areas of medicine. As a result he developed a clinical practice model that aligned with the Independent Living Model of the Disability Movement: The individual; his perceptions and personal interpretations of his life experiences, takes precedence over their medicalization. He uses this model in both community mental health and private practice settings and has been teaching it to his medical and clinical staff and physician assistant, nurse practioner, and medical students as well.

 


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Atia Attaky holds an MBBCh Degree and MSc in Neuropsychiatry from Al Azhar University (Egypt). He is currently a PhD Researcher at Maastricht University (The Netherlands) and has his work focused on dyadic sexual dysfunction in Arabic couples. He is considered one of a few Arabic international experts on psychosexual medicine and neuropsychiatry with over 14 years of clinical and research experience. He has published more-reviewed scientific articles on sexuality in Arabian countries. He is considered the first Arabic Neuropsychiatrist to hold European Fellowship in Sexual Medicine (FECSM) and a Diploma in Psychosexual Therapy and Diploma in Sex Addiction (London, UK). He is an Ambassador of the American Sexual Health Association (ASHA) and a Member of- European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM); International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM) and Middle East Society for Sexual Medicine(MESSM); African Society for Sexual Medicine(ASSM) respectively.

 


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