Conferences and symposiums

Stockholm Liver week 2017

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2017-02-0713:30 to 15:30 Citykonferensen Ingenjörshuset, Malmskillnadsgatan 46, 111 84 StockholmOther

Liver Academy at Karolinska Institute, Basic Science workshop
Tuesday February 7th, 2017 at 13.30 – 15.30.

The Liver Academy at Karolinska Institute will, for the first time, hold their annual work shop meeting in conjunction with the “Stockholm Liver Week”.

For more information and registration for the whole week or selected workshops see http://leverveckan.se  The meeting will be held at Citykonferensen Ingenjörshuset, Malmskillnadsgatan 46, 111 84 Stockholm.

The workshop will introduce the Liver Academy at Karolinska Institute and Professor Matti Sällberg will chair the first session on Hepatology Research at other Swedish Universities and lead a discussion on Shall we create a National network for basic Hepatology research? The second session will be Basic science presentations selected from submitted abstracts. The third session will be a talk by invited speaker Professor Ira Fox.

"Translating Stem Cells and Regenerative Therapies to the Treatment of Liver Disease."

Professor Fox is the Director for the Center for Innovative Regenerative Therapies and Professor of Surgery and Pediatric Transplantation at University of Pittsburgh, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

13.30-14.00 Hepatology research at Swedish Universities  
Moderator: Matti Sällberg - Shall we create a National Network?
Gothenburg University, Sahlgrenska - Hanns-Ulrich Marschall
Uppsala University – Per Artursson
Linköping University - Bergthor Björnsson
Discussion
14.00-14.30 Short presentations from submitted abstracts
Moderator: Ewa Ellis
14.30-14.45 Coffee break
14.45-15.30 Invited speaker Professor Ira Fox
Moderator: Stephen Strom
Translating Stem Cells and Regenerative Therapies to the treatment of Liver disease
Ira Fox, Director for the Center for Innovative Regenerative Therapies and Professor of Surgery and Pediatric Transplantation at University of Pittsburgh, Children’s Hospital of Pittburgh.

Liver Academy @ Karolinska organizing committee:

 

Stephen Strom, Chair
Matti Sällberg
Paolo Parini
Niklas Björkström
Ewa Ellis
Per Stål

 

Liveracademy@ki.se

Contact person: Ewa EllisImport to calendar
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