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Fourth Annual ‘Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research’ Symposium, May 7th, 2014

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The Reynolds Family Spine Laboratory at the Spine Center of New Jersey invites you to the fourth annual Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research Symposium.

On Wednesday, May 7th, 2014 you are invited to attend the Fourth Annual Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research Symposium, hosted by the Reynolds Family Spine Laboratory at UMDNJ in Newark, NJ, where distinguished faculty from North America will present and discuss the current advances in basic science and clinical research on spinal cord injury.

The Symposium’s scientific faculty includes

GUEST SPEAKER TITLE OF PRESENTATION
Charles H. Tator, MD, Ph.D. Stem Cells for Spinal Cord Repair
Susan J. Harkema, Ph.D. The Latest Update on Epidural Stimulation and Locomotor Training in Persons with Spinal Cord Injury
Phillip Popovich, Ph.D. Autonomic Dysreflexia Suppresses Immune Function after Spinal Cord Injury
W. Dalton Dietrich, Ph.D. Neuroprotection and Repair Strategies Targeting Spinal Cord Injury
Brian K. Kwon, MD, Ph.D. Translational challenges in spinal Cord Injury
V. Reggie Edgerton, Ph.D. Emerging Neuromodulatory Interventions for Recovery of Motor Function following Spinal Cord Injury

The Symposium will be held in the comfortable and spacious 12th Avenue Pavilion, at the Delta Dental Educational Conference Center at the New Jersey Medical School of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 50 12th Avenue, Newark, NJ. Convenient and secure parking is available.

If you wish to register for this event or have any questions, please contact Lori Pratt, NJMS, Program Coordinator 973-972-4702 or lpratt@njms.rutgers.edu

2014 Brochure.pdf

Related Faculty & Staff

  • Robert F. Heary, M.D.
  • Stella Elkabes, Ph.D.
  • Lorelei Pratt, Ph.D.

Sixth Annual ‘Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research’ Symposium, May 11th, 2016

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Posted: Tuesday, March 22, 2016 – 09:00
The Reynolds Family Spine Laboratory at the Spine Center of New Jersey invites you to the sixth annual Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research Symposium.

The Sixth Annual Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research Symposium will be held on Wednesday, May 11th, 2016, hosted by the Reynolds Family Spine Laboratory at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark, NJ. Distinguished faculty from throughout North America will present and discuss current advances in basic science and clinical research on spinal cord injury.

2016 Symposium Scientific Faculty

Guest Speaker Title of Presentation
Andrei Krassioukov, M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.P.C. “Till Death Do Us Part. Life Threatening Emergencies and Autonomic Dysfunction Following Spinal Cord Injury”
V. Wee Yong, Ph.D. “Overcoming Extracellular Matrix Inhibitors to Promote Remyelination”
James Harrop, M.D., F.A.C.S. “SCI Trials and Tribulations -What We Have Learned and Where We Are Going”
Mary Bartlett Bunge, Ph.D. “My Travels with Schwann Cells, from Bench to Bedside”
Michael S. Beattie, Ph.D. “Exoskeletal-Assisted Walking for Persons with Spinal Cord Injury: Lessons Learned to Date”
Ann M. Spungen, Ed.D. “Secondary Injury, Inflammation and Recovery after SCI: Acute Care Impacts on Long Term Outcomes”

Location:

Dental School – Delta Dental Educational Conference Center Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School, 50 Twelfth Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103

To register for the event or for further information, please contact Lori Pratt, NJMS, Program Coordinator 973-972-4702 or lpratt@njms.rutgers.edu

Related Faculty & Staff

  • Robert F. Heary, M.D.
  • Stella Elkabes, Ph.D.
  • Lorelei Pratt, Ph.D.

Fifth Annual ‘Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research’ Symposium, May 13th, 2015

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The Reynolds Family Spine Laboratory at the Spine Center of New Jersey invites you to the fifth annual Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research Symposium.

On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 you are invited to attend the Fifth Annual Current Advances in Spinal Cord Injury Research Symposium, hosted by the Reynolds Family Spine Laboratory at Rutgers in Newark, NJ, where distinguished faculty from North America will present and discuss the current advances in basic science and clinical research on spinal cord injury.

The Symposium’s scientific faculty includes:

Guest
Speaker
Title of Presentation
Allan D. Levi, M.D., Ph.D., FACS

University of Miami

“Clinical Translational Studies in Spinal Cord Injury”
Jacqueline C. Bresnahan, Ph.D.

University of California

“Experimental Modeling of Cervical Spinal Cord Injury”
Scott R. Whittemore, Ph.D.

University of Louisville

“The Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress Response in Spinal Cord Injury:  A New Therapeutic Target?”
Naren L. Banik, Ph.D.

Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston

“Estrogen Efficacy in Spinal Cord Injury”
Steve Lacroix, Ph.D.

Laval University

“Endogenous Danger Signals Initiating Neuroinflammation and Tissue Damage After Spinal Cord Injury”
John Houle, Ph.D.

Drexel University College of Medicine

“Exercise after Spinal Cord Injury as an Agent for Neuroprotection, Regeneration, and Rehabilitation”

The Symposium will be held in the comfortable and spacious 12th Avenue Pavilion, at the Delta Dental Educational Conference Center at the New Jersey Medical School of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 50 12th Avenue, Newark, NJ. Convenient and secure parking is available.

If you wish to register for this event or have any questions, please contact Lori Pratt, NJMS, Program Coordinator 973-972-4702 or lpratt@njms.rutgers.edu


 

SCNJ_Symposium_2015_0.pdf

Related Faculty & Staff

  • Robert F. Heary, M.D.
  • Stella Elkabes, Ph.D.
  • Ira M. Goldstein, M.D.
  • Lorelei Pratt, Ph.D.
  • Ayomi Ratnayake, M.S.
  • Li Ni, M.D.
  • Cigdem Acioglu, M.S.
  • Veronika Khariv, M.S.
  • Alexandra Pallottie, B.S.
  • Lun Li, M.S.
  • Devesh Jalan, M.D.
  • Neginder Saini, B.S.