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Wound Healing Society
Annual Meeting Program

DAY 1: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26, 2023
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
WHS WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION
Kenneth W. Liechty, MD; Daria A. Narmoneva, PhD; Carlos Zgheib, PhD, MS
8:15 AM - 9:15AM
WHS SESSION A: Wound Healing Foundation Thomas K. Hunt Lecturer
Moderators: Elof Eriksson, MD, FACS; Kenneth W. Liechty, MD
Speaker: Gregory S. Schultz, PhD
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM
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9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
WHS SESSION B: Direct Energy Therapeutics in Wound Care
Moderators: Praveen Arany, DDS, PhD; Min Zhao, PhD
Speakers: Sandeep Gopalakrishnan MS, PhD, MAPWCA; Timothy J. Koh, PhD
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
WHS SESSION C: Confounding Variables in Wound Healing Response
Moderators: Ardeshir Bayat, BSc (Hons) MB BS PhD; Angela Gibson, MD, PhD
Speaker: Peter M. Abadir, MD; Meghan Brennan, MD
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM
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11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
WHS SESSION D: International Session Sister Society- JSWH
Moderators: Susan W. Volk, VMD, PhD, Dipl ACVS; Yoshikiyo Akasaka, MD, PhD
Speaker: Jun Araki, MD, PhD; Takahiro Umehara, PhD
12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
WOUNDSHARK INNOVATION COMPETITION LUNCH
Moderators: Vickie Driver, DPM; Mitchell Sanders, PhD
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
WHS SESSION E: Exosomes in Tissue Repair
Moderators: Piul Rabbani, PhD; Rivkah Risseroff, PhD
Speaker: Subhadip Ghatak, PhD; Steven M. Jay, PhD; Shannon L. Stott, PhD
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
WHS SESSION F: Regeneration of Other Organs For Wounds/ Skin Healing
Moderators: Swathi Balaji, PhD; Brian Eliceiri, PhD
Speaker: Eva Nozik, PhD; Arjun Deb, PhD
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
WHS SESSION G: 2023 WOUND HEALING FOUNDATION - 3M FELLOWSHIP LECTURE
Moderators: Laura K.S. Parnell, BS, MS, CWS; Rivka Stone, MD; PhD
Speaker: Jordan Yaron, PhD
6:30 PM-9:30 PM
SOCIAL EVENT FOR WHS MEMBERS
Registered WHS members are invited to attend. National Harbor Capital Canopy (Walking Distance from Gaylord)

DAY 2: THURSDAY, APRIL 27, 2023
7:00 AM -9:00 AM
WHS Committee Meetings
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
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9:15 AM - 10:30 AM
SAWC SPRING OPENING CEREMONY AND KEYNOTE ADDRESS
10:30 AM - 10:45 A.M
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10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
WHS SESSION H: WOUND HEALING FOUNDATION - WHF-MEDLINE CORIUS INNOVATION LECTURE
Moderators: Elof Eriksson, MD, FACS; Thomas Koshy, PhD
Speaker: Carlos Zgheib, PhD, MS
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
WHS Committee Meetings
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM
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1:45 PM - 4:00 PM
WHS SESSION I: YOUNG INVESTIGATORS SYMPOSIUM
Moderators: Kenneth W. Liechty, MD; Piul Rabbani, PhD; Willeke Daamen, PhD
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
WHS SESSION J: Senescence and Tumor Biology In Wound Repair
Moderators: Timothy King, MD; PhD; Alan Wells, PhD
Speakers: Ya-Chieh Hsu, PhD; Jennifer Elisseeff, PhD
5:15 PM - 7:45 PM
GRAND OPENING OF EXHIBITS/COCKTAIL RECEPTION

DAY 3: FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2023
7:00 AM -9:00 AM
WHS Committee Meetings
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
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9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
WHS SESSION K: CONCURRENT ORAL ABSTRACTS I
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
WHS SESSION L: CONCURRENT ORAL ABSTRACTS II
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
LUNCH WITH EXHIBITORS
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
WHS MEET THE MENTORS (non-accredited)
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
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2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
WHS SESSION M: Biomaterials For Wound Healing
Moderators: Daria Narmoneva, PhD; Stacey Schutte, MD
Speakers: Julie Hakim, MD; Kaitlyn Sadtler, PhD
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
WHS SESSION N: Non-Invasive Diagnostic Technologies
Moderators: Mitch Sanders, PhD; Marco Romanelli, MD, PhD
Speakers: Alisha Oropallo, PhD; Liping Tang, PhD; Jun Xia, MD
4:30 PM - 4:45 PM
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4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
WHS DAY 3 GENERAL SESSION: Diabetic Foot Consortium (DFC) Updates
Moderators: Sashwati Roy, PhD; Teresa Jones, MD
Speakers: Geoffrey C. Gurtner, MD; Rodica Pop-Busui MD, PhD; Chandan K. Sen, PhD; Brian M. Schmidt, DPM
5:45 PM - 6:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
WHS SESSION O: PLENARY ORAL ABSTRACTS
Moderators: Timothy Koh, MD; Rivkah Isseroff, PhD
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
WHS BUSINESS MEETING
7:00 PM - 7:15 PM
WHS AWARDS SESSION
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
WHS AND SAWC SPRING POSTER GALA/AWARDS

DAY 4: SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2023
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
WHS Day 4 GENERAL SESSION: FDA and Wound Healing Prospective
Moderators: Laura K.S. Parnell, BS, MSc; David J Margolis, MD, PhD
Speakers: K. Dev Verma, MD; Rosa Sherafat-Kazemzadeh, MD; Julie Morabito, MD
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
WHS SESSION P: CONCURRENT ORAL ABSTRACTS III (non-accredited)
11:30 AM
WHS MEETING ADJOURNS
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
LUNCH WITH EXHIBITORS