Renowned cell therapy researcher, Ian McNiece, PhD, to speak on a live webcast, courtesy of The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians.
MIAMI, February 16, 2021 – The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians (AASCP) will be hosting a sought-after virtual lecture, featuring Ian McNiece, PhD, on Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at 7:30pm ET. Dr. McNiece received his Ph.D. in physiology in 1986 from the University of Melbourne, he moved to the US in 1986 as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia. He was Laboratory Head in the Department of Developmental Hematology at Amgen Inc., where he was involved in product development of Filgrastim, Neulasta, Stemgen, and led development of cellular therapies. He returned to academia as Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado Health Science Center (1997-2002), Johns Hopkins University (2003-2007), the University of Miami (2007-2012) and MD Anderson Cancer Center (2012-2016).
He is currently Executive Consultant at CellMED Consulting, CSO at Biocardia and CEO and CSO of Oncocyclist Inc, which is developing immune therapies against cancer utilizing cellular products and cellular derived products.
Dr. A.J. Farshchian, a spokesperson for the The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians (AASCP) is happy to host Dr. McNiece at this week’s Zoom lecture, which are open to members of The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians. However, this is a special occasion, and the lecture will be open to the medical community. He said, “There’s been too much talk but no action. We need to accelerate the information in the medical field in order to combat COVID 19 and many other diseases.”
The goal of The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians, is to create an innovative platform within an open forum for sharing knowledge and experiences. Its expert speakers range across specialties to ensure that captivating new topics are covered every Wednesday.
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at 7:30pm ET.
Attend: To join this zoom lecture, text (305) 439-8766.
Please text as soon as possible, because availability is limited and registration may close early.
About the AASCP
The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians (AASCP) is a non-profit organization created to advance knowledge in research and the development of therapeutics in regenerative medicine. To learn more, visit AASCP.net
Source: The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians