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May 3, 2023  //  University Club

Cross-talk in Bone Biology: Basic Science and Clinical Implications

Join us to hear about State-of-the-Art bone biology research in metabolic disorders, cancer and regenerative medicine from leading investigators in the field! Don’t miss the opportunity to network with your colleagues!

Keynote Presentation:

Translating Genetics of Skeletal Dysplasias into Therapy

Brendan Lee, MD, PhD
Robert and Janice McNair Endowed Chair and Professor
Molecular and Human Genetics
Baylor College of Medicine

Register and Submit Abstracts

Submit your abstract by April 15, 2023 for consideration for a short podium presentation and win poster awards!

Tentative Agenda: May 3, 2023

8:00amRegistration Opens / Poster Set Up
9:00am - 9:15amWelcome and Opening Remarks
9:15am - 10:30amSession 1 / Bone and Metabolic Disorders
10:30am - 10:45amCoffee Break
10:45am - NoonSession 2 / Bone and Cancer
Noon - 1:15pmLunch
1:15pm - 2:30pmSession 3 / Regeneration and Functional Integration of Mineralized Tissues
2:30pm - 2:45pmCoffee Break
2:45pm - 3:45pmKeynote Presentation / Translating Genetics of Skeletal Dysplasias into Therapy
3:45pm - 4:30pmMentoring Sessions
4:30pm - 6:00pmPoster Session and Reception

Symposium Co-Chairs

Giuseppe Intini, DDS, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry
University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine

Shilpa Sant, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Bioengineering
University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy