The NYSCF Conference

The NYSCF Conference Overview

The NYSCF conference is unique: it focuses on translational stem cell research, demonstrating the potential to advance cures for the major diseases of our time.

It is designed for all professionals with an interest in stem cell research, including physicians, researchers, clinical investigators, professors, government and health officials, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students. The panels on Wednesday are designed to reach a broader audience, including the lay public.

Confirmed List of Speakers

Anne Bang, PhD
Nissim Benvenisty, MD, PhD
Ali Brivanlou, PhD 
Ulrich Broeckel, MD
Wendy Chung, MD
Giuseppe Maria de Peppo, PhD
Ricardo Dolmetsch, PhD
Dieter Egli, PhD
Saar Gill, MD, PhD
Paul Frenette, MD


Tracy Grikscheit, MD
Chris Hempel 
Douglas A. Melton, PhD
Gerald Nepom, MD, PhD
Melissa Nirenberg, MD, PhD
Shahin Rafii, MD
Isabelle Riviere, PhD
Lee Rubin, PhD
Eric Schadt, PhD
Khalid Shah, MS, PhD


Sue Siegel
Greg Simon, MD, MPH
Susan L. Solomon, JD
Masayo Takahashi, MD, PhD
Sally Temple, PhD
Paul Tesar, DPhil
John Wagner, MD
Ryan Watts, PhD
Stacie Weninger, PhD
Tracy Young-Pearse, PhD

Registration, Abstract Submission, Agenda, and App

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Pricing (in USD)

09/26/2016, 9:00 AM
09/26/2016, 9:00 AM
PhD and Medical Students


Hotel Information

For the convenience of participants, discounted room rates have been arranged at The Bentley Hotel, starting at $297 per night. To make reservations please call The Bentley Hotel at 212-644-6000, asking for reservations or the Sales department of Amsterdam Hospitality at 212-292-5548 (when calling, please mention: New York Stem Cell) Reservations must be made prior to September 23, 2016 for this rate.
Your registration fee is refundable with a written cancellation, less a $75 administrative charge. No-shows are not eligible for a refund. If you register for, but cannot attend the conference, you may substitute another individual. All refunds and substitution requests should be made by written request to Ali Kean - Communications and Event Marketing Coordinator by September 30, 2016. Cancellation Policy: This conference is subject to cancellation. In the event that it is cancelled, NYSCF will refund your registration fee but will not be responsible for any airfare, hotel or other costs incurred directly by participants.


For further information, please contact:
Ali Kean - Communications and Event Marketing Coordinator
The New York Stem Cell Foundation Research Institute
1995 Broadway Ste 600, New York, NY 10023
Email:, Tel: (212) 365-7425, Fax: (212) 787-5844

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