Wound Healing Society
2015 Annual Meeting
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
WHS Foundation-Hunt Lecture:
Dr. Leroy Hood
  Institute for Systems Biology


Plenary Sessions:

New Concepts in Inflammation
Speakers: Benjamin Alman (Duke Univ.)
Marjana Tomic-Canic (Univ. of Miami)
Sashwati Roy (Ohio State Univ.)
Models of Tissue Regeneration
Speakers: Mayumi Ito (New York Univ.)
Panagiotis Tsonis (Univ. of Dayton)
Kenneth Liechty (Children’s Colorado)
 
Mechanobiology and Fibrosis
Speakers: Geoffrey Gurtner (Stanford Univ.)
Susan Volk (Univ. of Pennsylvania)
Ardeshir Bayat (Univ. of Manchester)
Emerging Technologies and Innovative Approaches in Wound Healing
Speakers: Layton Smith (Sanford Burnham Inst.)
Sanbum Park (Yale Univ.)
Ulrich Auf dem Keller (ETH-Zurich)
Andrew Baird (UC San Diego)

WHS Membership Social
Cap off the opening day of the meeting at the Alamo for dinner and live entertainment Cap off the opening day of the meeting at the Alamo for dinner and live entertainment.
 
Thursday, April 30, 2015
SAWC Opening Ceremony

Plenary Session:

Stem Cells in Tissue Repair and Regeneration Featuring the Japanese Society for Wound Healing
Speakers: Rica Tanaka (Juntendo Univ.)
Yoshie Kadota (Keio Univ.)

Young Investigators Symposium

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions
(Talks will be selected from submitted abstracts)

 
Friday, May 1, 2015
Plenary Sessions:

Microbial-Host Interactions
Speakers: Matthew Hardman (Univ. of Manchester)
Chandan Sen (Ohio State Univ.)
Manuela Martins-Green (UC Riverside)

Local Scientific Program: Stem Cells, Burns and Military Wounds
Speakers: Robert Christy (US Army Inst. of Surg. Res.)
Rodney Chan (US Army Inst. of Surg. Res.)
Xiao-Dong Chen (UT San Antonio)

WHS-AAWC Meet-the-Mentors Session & Job Fair

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions (Talks will be selected from submitted abstracts)

WHS Keynote Lecture:
Dr. Mina Bissell
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

WHS Foundation-3M Award Lecture
Speakers: Peter Abadir (Johns Hopkins Univ.)
2014 Award Winner

WHS Business Meeting

Rapid-Fire Poster Talks *New for 2015!

SAWC & WHS Poster Gala *New day/time
(All poster presenters should be in attendance).
 SAWC & WHS Poster Gala *New day/time

 
Saturday, May 2, 2015
WHS Keynote Session:
Dr. Thomas Mustoe
Northwestern University

Dr. Alan Wells
University of Pittsburgh

Concurrent Oral Abstract Sessions
(Talks will be selected from submitted abstracts)

WHS Meeting Ends - 11:45 AM