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Dr. Tony Atala - Regenerative Medicine: Current Concepts and Changing Trends (CLT)
Monday, April 15, 2013
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wake Forest Charlotte Center 200 North College Street Suite 150
Recent advances that have occurred in regenerative medicine will be reviewed and applications of these new technologies that may offer novel therapies for patients with end-stage tissue and organ failure will be described as well as therapies for our nation's wounded warriors.
Dr. Atala's work was listed as Time Magazine's top 10 medical breakthroughs of the year, and as Discover Magazine`s Number 1 Top Science Story of the Year in the field of medicine in 2007. A Time Magazine poll ranked Dr. Atala as the 56th most influential person of the year in 2007. In 2009 Dr. Atala was featured in U.S. News & World Report as one of 14 Pioneers of Medical Progress in the 21st Century, and his work in 2010 was listed by Smithsonian Magazine as one of 40 things to know about the next 40 years. Dr. Atala's work was listed in the Huffington post as one of 18 great ideas of 2011, and in Time Magazine as one of the top 5 medical breakthroughs of the year.