2nd International Conference - Bioengineering and Cell Therapy Expand

2nd International Conference - Bioengineering and Cell Therapy



On 10/09/2020

This Conference will be an on line event.

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Opening Webinar:

13.15     Welcome and Introduction: M. Pizzi - C. Rossi - D. Russo


First Session: Regenerative Medicine (ReMed-NetWorK)


13.25     Lecture: Application of Raman imaging to molecular medicine - G. Pezzotti (Kyoto - JAPAN time 20:30)


I Part Chairs: L. Sartore - G. Lisignoli - P. Guizzi - D. Russo


13.45     Polymeric scaffolds for bone and cartilage regeneration - L. Sartore & S. Pandini (Brescia)

14.00     Advances in highly performing polysaccharides, bio-engineered scaffolds, hydrogels for bone regeneration - F. Re (Brescia)

14.15     Generation of new artificial cartilage - G. Lisignoli (Bologna)

14.30     Overview of mesenchymal stromal cell biology: regenerative vs. immunomodulatory properties -  S. Viswanathan (Toronto)


14.45-15.00: Questions and General Discussion


II Part Chairs: J. Irish - R. Gilbert - P. Nicolai - D. Russo


15.00     Molecular analysis of osteogenic differentiation pathways activation: the role played by the scaffolds - S. Bernardi (Brescia)

15.15     3D-mapping of mesenchymal stem cells growth on bioengineered scaffolds - S. Taboni (Brescia - Toronto)

15.30     Preliminary experience with in vivo bone regeneration through bio-engineered poly-hydrogel scaffolds - M. Ferrari (Brescia-Toronto)


15.45-16.00: Questions and General Discussion


Second Session: CAR-T cell therapy


Chairs: F. Ciceri – P. Corradini – F. Porta – D. Russo


16.00     What are CAR-T and how they work - A. Turra (Brescia)

16.15     The pediatric experience - F. Locatelli (Roma)

16.30     Results and new strategies in ALL - A. Rambaldi (Bergamo)

16.45     Results and new strategies in DLBCL - NHL - C. Jacobson (Boston - USA time 10:45)

17.00     CAR-T Therapy in AML - F. Ciceri (HSR Milano)

17.15     The MSKCC experience - MA Perales (NY - USA time 11:15)

17.30     MoAb target therapies in ALL and BLBCL: integrative or competitive vs CAR-T - A. Tucci (Brescia)

17.45     CAR-T cell therapy in Head and Neck Oncology - N. Muhanna (Tel Aviv)


18.00-18.15: Questions and General Discussion

Third Session: Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and Innovation in Clinical Research and Methodology (PhD UniBS)


18.15 Lecture: What can MedTech learn from lessons from FinTech- R. Stein (NY-USA time 12:15)


18.35 Lecture: Health economics: a compass to guide innovation in the health care? - R.  Levaggi (Brescia)


19.00 End of the Meeting


Simona Bernardi (Università di Brescia - ASST Spedali Civili Brescia)
Fabio Ciceri (Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele di Milano)
Paolo Corradini (Università di Milano - Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori di Milano)
Marco Ferrari (Università di Brescia - Università di Padova)
Ralph Gilbert (University Health Network of Toronto, Canada)
Pierangelo Guizzi (ASST Spedali Civili Brescia)
Jonathan Irish (University Health Network of Toronto, Canada)
Caron Jacobson (Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, USA)
Rosella Levaggi (Università di Brescia)
Gina Lisignoli (Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli Bologna)
Franco Locatelli (Ospedale Bambin Gesù Roma)
Nidal Muhanna (Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Israel)
Piero Nicolai (Università di Padova)
Stefano Pandini (Università di Brescia)
Miguel-Angel Perales (MSKC Center New York, USA)
Giuseppe Pezzotti (Kyoto University, Japan)
Marina Pizzi (Delegato alla Ricerca, Università di Brescia)
Fulvio Porta (ASST Spedali Civili Brescia)
Alessandro Rambaldi (Università di Milano - Ospedale Papa Giovanni XXIII Bergamo)
Federica Re (ASST Spedali Civili Brescia)
Camillo Rossi (Direttore Sanitario ASST Spedali Civili di Brescia)
Domenico Russo (Università di Brescia - ASST Spedali Civili Brescia)
Luciana Sartore (Università di Brescia)
Stefano Taboni (Università di Brescia - ASST Spedali Civili Brescia)
Alessandra Tucci (ASST Spedali Civili Brescia)
Alessandro Turra (ASST Spedali Civili Brescia)
Roger Stein (Stern School of Business New York, USA)
Sowmya Viswanathan (Krembil Research Institute - University Health Network of Toronto, Canada)


Scientific Secretariat: Simona Bernardi, Federica
Re, Marco Ferrari, Stefano Taboni, Luciana Sartore,
Domenico Russo
on behalf of
- Board ReMed Network
- DPT of Clinical and Experimental Sciences -
Brescia University
Domenico Russo
Fabrizio Luigi Rodella
Elisa Borsani
Simona Bernardi
Federica Re
- DPT of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Radiological
Sciences and Public Health - Brescia University
Francesco Doglietto
Davide Mattavelli
Marco Ferrari
Stefano Taboni
Tommaso Gualtieri
Corrado Paganelli
Fabio Savoldi
Piero Nicolai (Padova University)
- DPT of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering -
Brescia University
Luciana Sartore
Stefano Pandini
Kamol Dey
Silvia Agnelli
- DPT of Information Engineering - Brescia University
Emilio Sardini
Francesco Nicola Lopomo
Sarah Tonello
Mauro Serpelloni
Guido Faglia
Matteo Ferroni
Camilla Baratto
- DPT of Orthopaedic Surgery -
ASST Spedali Civili - Brescia
Pierangelo Guizzi
- DPT of Laboratory Medicine -
ASST Spedali Civili - Brescia
Camillo Almici
Andea Bianchetti
- Laboratory of Immunorheumatology and Tissue
Regeneration - Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna
Gina Lisignoli
Erminia Mariani
- Laboratory of Proteomics and Metabolomics -
Milano Bicocca University
Fulvio Magni
Clizia Chinello
Andrew James Smith
- DPT of Biomedical Engineering, School of
Engineering - University of Glasgow
Manuel Salmeron-Sanchez
Marco Cantini
Vladimira Moulisova
- DPT of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery -
University Health Network of Toronto
Jonathan Irish
Ralph Gilbert
- Krembil Research Institute -
University Health Network of Toronto
Sowmya Viswanathan

Under the Patronage of:

Brescia University

ASST Spedali Civili Brescia

Società Italiana Ematologia (SIE)

Società Italiana Ematologia Sperimentale (SIES)

Gruppo Italiano Trapianto Midollo Osseo (GITMO)

Società Italiana Otorinolaringoiatria (SIO)

Fondazione della Comunità Bresciana


AIL - Brescia


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