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Agenda

October 22-23 | Salt Lake City

Confirmed Agenda as of June 11, 2021

*Note: All times are in Mountain Time - United States.

 

  • FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2021 - DAY 1
  • 7:30 - 9:00 am:  Registration & Breakfast
    7:30 - 9:00 am:  Registration & Breakfast
  • 9:00 - 9:15 am:  Opening Remarks & Welcome
    9:00 - 9:15 am:  Opening Remarks & Welcome
  • SESSION 1

    Replacement Strategies to promote regeneration across the continuum from translational science to clinical validation
     

  • 9:15 - 9:35 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    9:15 - 9:35 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

      
    Jacob Koffler, PhD, MBA
    Assistant Professor of Neurosciences, University of California San Diego

  • 9:35 - 9:55 am:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    9:35 - 9:55 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Michael Lane, PhD
    Associate Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy at Drexel University College of Medicine

  • 9:55 - 10:15 am:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    9:55 - 10:15 am:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Andrew E. Pelling, PhD, FRSB
    Chief Scientific Officer & Co-founder, Spiderwort

  • 10:15 - 10:45 am:    Facilitated Panel Discussion
    10:15 - 10:45 am:    Facilitated Panel Discussion

    - Jacob Koffler, PhD, MBA
    - Michael Lane, PhD
    - Andrew E. Pelling, PhD, FRSB
    - TBD Moderator

  • 10:45 - 11:15 am:	 Break/Exhibitor Visits
    10:45 - 11:15 am:  Break/Exhibitor Visits

     
    Take a break, grab a snack, and visit our exhibiting sponsors to find out more about their offerings for the SCI Community!

  • SESSION 2

    The Pathway from Discovery to Company to Sustainable Product

  • 11:15 - 11:35 am:    Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    11:15 - 11:35 am:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Arushi Raina, MBA
    Director of Commercialization, Praxis Spinal Cord Institute

  • 11:35 - 11:50 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    11:35 - 11:50 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Jim Hamer
    Director of Spinal Cord Injury Programs, DP Clinical

  • 12:10 - 12:30 am:  Facilitated Panel Discussion
    12:10 - 12:30 am:  Facilitated Panel Discussion

    - Arushi Raina, MBA
    - Jim Hamer
    - Keith Marmer, DPT, MBA
    - TBD Moderator

  • 12:30- 1:30 pm:  Lunch
    12:30- 1:30 pm:  Lunch
  • SESSION 3

    Strategic Collaborations

  • 1:30 - 1:50 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon
    1:30 - 1:50 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon

     
    Speaker TBD

  • 1:50 - 2:10 pm:   Presentation Title Coming Soon
    1:50 - 2:10 pm:   Presentation Title Coming Soon

     
    Florian Solzbacher, MS
    Director, Center for Engineering Innovation; Co-Director of the Utah Nanotechnology Institute - University of Utah

  • 2:10 - 2:30 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon
    2:10 - 2:30 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon

     
    Speaker TBD

  • 2:30 - 3:00 pm:  Facilitated Panel Discussion
    2:30 - 3:00 pm:  Facilitated Panel Discussion

    - Speaker TBD
    - Florian Solzbacher, MS
    - Speaker TBD
    - Moderator TBD

  • 3:00 - 3:30 pm:  Break/Exhibitor Visits
    3:00 - 3:30 pm:  Break/Exhibitor Visits

     
    Take a break, grab a snack, and visit our exhibiting sponsors to find out more about their offerings for the SCI Community!

  • SESSION 4

    An overview of Spinal Cord Stimulation Research Strategies and Clinical Approaches

  • 3:30 - 3:50 pm:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    3:30 - 3:50 pm:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Susan Harkema, PhD
    Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology - University of Louisville

  • 3:50 - 4:10 pm:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    3:50 - 4:10 pm:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Uzma Samadani, M.D. Ph.D.
    Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery - University of Minnesota

  • 4:10 - 4:30 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    4:10 - 4:30 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Keith E. Tansey, MD, PhD, FASNR, FASIA
    Senior Scientist, NeuroRobotics Lab at the Center for Neuroscience and Neurological Recovery, Methodist Rehabilitation Center

  • 4:30 - 4:50  Facilitated Panel Discussion
    4:30 - 4:50  Facilitated Panel Discussion

    - Susan Harkema, PhD
    - Uzma Samadani, MD, PhD
    - Keith E. Tansey, MD, PhD, FASNR, FASIA

  • 4:50 - 5:00 pm:  WRAP UP
  • 5:00 - 7:00 pm:  NETWORKING RECEPTION
    5:00 - 7:00 pm:  NETWORKING RECEPTION

     
    Join us for drinks and hors d’oeuvre. All registrants receive two free drink tickets!

  • SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2021 - DAY 2
  • 7:30 - 9:00 am:  Registration & Breakfast
    7:30 - 9:00 am:  Registration & Breakfast
  • 9:00 - 9:10 am:  Opening Remarks
    9:00 - 9:10 am:  Opening Remarks
  • SESSION 5

    Is there a tension between Healing and Cure? Drawing lessons from the continuum of Care to Cure.

  • 9:10 - 9:30 am:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    9:10 - 9:30 am:   Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Jason Stoffer
    CAN Manager & CureCast host, U2FP

  • 9:30 - 9:50 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    9:30 - 9:50 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Quinn Brett, MA
    Board of Directors, U2FP

  • 9:50 - 10:10 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    9:50 - 10:10 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Barry Munro, LLB
    Board of Directors, U2FP

  • 10:10 - 10:30 am:  Facilitated Panel Discussion
    10:10 - 10:30 am:  Facilitated Panel Discussion

    - Jason Stoffer
    - Quinn Brett, MA
    - Barry Munro, LLB

  • 10:30 - 11:00 am:  Break/Exhibitor Visits
    10:30 - 11:00 am:  Break/Exhibitor Visits

     
    Take a break, grab a snack, and visit our exhibiting sponsors to find out more about their offerings for the SCI Community!

  • SESSION 6

    Clinical Research and Practice Innovations

  • 11:00 - 11:20 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    11:00 - 11:20 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Dale Hull, MD, MPA
    Cofounder & Executive Director, Neuroworx

  • 11:20 - 11:40 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    11:20 - 11:40 am:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    J. Andrew Taylor, PhD
    Principal Investigator, Spaulding’s Cardiovascular Research Lab

  • 11:40 - 12:00 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    11:40 - 12:00 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Ceren Yarar-Fisher, PT, PhD
    Associate Professor & Director, Rehabilitation Medicine Laboratory, University of Alabama - Birmingham

  • 12:00 - 12:30 pm:  Facilitated Panel Discussion
    12:00 - 12:30 pm:  Facilitated Panel Discussion

    - Dale Hull, MD, MPA
    - J. Andrew Taylor, PhD
    - Ceren Yarar-Fisher, PT, PhD

  • 12:30 - 1:30 pm: Lunch
    12:30 - 1:30 pm: Lunch
  • SESSION 7

    Sexual Function

  • 1:30 - 1:50 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    1:30 - 1:50 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Lique Coolen, MSc, PhD
    Professor Biological Sciences, Associate Dean Research Development, Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs, College of Arts & Sciences - Kent State University

  • 1:50 - 2:10 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    1:50 - 2:10 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Speaker TBD

  • 2:10 - 2:30 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!
    2:10 - 2:30 pm:  Presentation Title Coming Soon!

     
    Marcalee Sipsi-Alexander, MD
    President, Sustain Our Abilities; Sex, Disability & Telehealth MD, Author

  • 2:30 - 3:00 pm:  Facilitated Panel Discussion
    2:30 - 3:00 pm:  Facilitated Panel Discussion

    - Lique Coolen, MSc, PhD
    - Speaker TBD
    - Marcalee Sipsi-Alexander, MD

  • 3:00 - 3:30 pm:  Break/Exhibitor Visits
    3:00 - 3:30 pm:  Break/Exhibitor Visits

     
    Take a break, grab a snack, and visit our exhibiting sponsors to find out more about their offerings for the SCI Community!

  • STRATEGIC PANEL: COLLABORATIVE TARGETS
  • 3:30 - 4:00 pm: Panel Discussion
    3:30 - 4:00 pm: Panel Discussion
  • 4:00 - 4:30 pm:  Facilitated Table Discussions + Q & A
    4:00 - 4:30 pm:  Facilitated Table Discussions + Q & A
  • 4:30 - 4:50 pm:  Panel & Table Discussions
    4:30 - 4:50 pm:  Panel & Table Discussions
  • 4:50 - 5:00 pm: Closing Remarks
    4:50 - 5:00 pm: Closing Remarks