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7th Annual Bench to Bedside Symposium



This free, one-day symposium will focus on exciting advances in translational research. The event will bring together all those who are interested in applying state-of-the-art methodologies to human diseases – from undergraduate students to full-time professors, and experts in private industry.

Topics include:
-  New approaches for Diagnosis and Treatments of Diseases
-  Microbiome and Eye Diseases
-  iPSC and Stem Cell Models for Eye Diseases
-  COVID-19 Update

Speakers include:
-  Sophie Deng, MD, PhD; UCLA Stein Eye Institute
-  Steven Dowdy, PhD; UCSD School of Medicine
-  Deborah Ferrington, PhD; University of Minnesota
-  Terry Gaasterland, PhD; University of San Diego and Scripps Institute of Oceanography
-  Maria Grant, MD, FARVO; University of Alabama at Birmingham
-  Milad Riazifar, PhD; Entelexo, Inc.
-  Sheldon Rowan, PhD; Tufts Medical School


Saturday, September 18, 2021
9:00 am – 2:30 pm PST


Virtual event hosted via Zoom Webinar.  Link will be sent upon Registration.

Registration fees have been waived