PROGRAM

PROGRAM

The program will be built around the fundamental biological and biochemical mechanisms involved in wound healing and tissue repair and their application in the clinic, as well as the roles of the extracellular matrix in biology and pathology. Topic areas will include:

  • Frontiers in Matrix Biology
  • Frontiers in Cutaneous Biology
  • Therapies & Clinical Advances
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Stem Cells
  • Inflammation & Chronic Wounds
  • Cancer / Metastasis
  • Tissue Repair & Fibrosis

Program Outline (Times are AEST)

TimeTuesday 24 NovemberWednesday 25 NovemberThursday 26 November
10:15 – 10:30Welcome and housekeepingWelcome and housekeepingWelcome and housekeeping
10:30 – 12noonFrontiers in Matrix Biology  Therapies & Clinical Advances  Inflammation & Chronic Wounds  
12:00 – 13:00NetworkingNetworkingNetworking
13:00 – 14:30Cancer and Cancer Metastasis  Tissue Repair & Fibrosis  Frontiers in Cutaneous Biology  
14:30 – 15:30Networking & Exhibition  Networking & Exhibition  Break
15:30 – 17:00Networking & Exhibition  Networking & Exhibition  Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cells
17:00 – 19:00Networking & Exhibition  Networking & Exhibition  Awards and closing remarks
19:00 – 20:30Frontiers in Matrix Biology  Frontiers in Cutaneous Biology   
Evening ActivityInformal networking sessionsInformal networking sessions