RMT Podcast #181 – Jeffrey Isenberg

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Dr. Jeffrey Isenberg.  Dr. Isenberg is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Isenberg discusses his research on controlling blood flow and tissue survival, particularly the thrombospondin-1-CD47 signaling nexus.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #180 – Justin Weinbaum

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Dr. Justin Weinbaum.  Dr. Weinbaum is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Weinbaum discusses his research on vascular tissue engineering.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #179 – Fatima Syed-Picard

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Dr. Fatima Syed-Picard.  Dr. Syed-Picard is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral Biology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine. She is also a faculty member in the Center for Craniofacial Regeneration. Dr. Syed-Picard discusses her research on craniofacial tissue engineering.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #178 – Antonio D’Amore, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Dr. Antonio D’Amore.  Dr. D’Amore is a Research Assistant Professor in the Departments of Surgery and Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. D’Amore discusses his research on artificial heart valves and cardiac patches.

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RMT Podcast #177 – Rachelle Palchesko, PhD

Dr. Rachelle Palchesko is the Special Faculty Researcher in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University.  Dr. Palchesko discusses her research on the regeneration of the corneal endothelium.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #176 – Mark Slaughter, MD

Dr. Mark Slaughter is the Professor and Chair of the Department Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the University of Louisville School of Medicine.  Dr. Slaughter discusses his research on ventricular assist devices.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #174 – Alexander Spiess, MD

Dr. Alexander Spiess is the Division Chief of Hand in the Department of Plastic Surgery and the Program Director of the Plastic Surgery component of the Plastic Surgery Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at UPMC. Dr. Spiess discusses his work in fingertip regeneration.

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To make an appointment with Dr. Spiess, please contact his co-ordinator at 412-648-8976.

Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #172 – David Kohn, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Dr. David Kohn. Dr. Kohn is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan. Dr. Kohn discusses his research in pancreatic biomimetrics and biomineralization of bones and teeth.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #169 – Howard Edington, MD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Dr. Howard Edington. Dr. Edington is the System Chairman, Department of Surgery, and the Chief of Surgical Oncology at West Penn Allegheny Health System, in Pittsburgh. He is also a Professor of Surgery at Temple University School of Medicine and Drexel University School of Medicine. He is also an adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. Dr. Edington discusses his research in tissue engineering and skin cancer.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #154 – Stephen Badylak, DVM, PhD, MD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes back Stephen Badylak, DVM, PhD, MD. Dr. Badylak is a Professor in the Department of Surgery, a deputy director of the McGowan Institute, and Director of the Center for Pre-Clinical Tissue Engineering within the Institute. Dr. Badylak discusses his work with the new journal, npj Regenerative Medicine.

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RMT Podcast #141 – Patrick Cantini

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes back Mr. Patrick Cantini. Mr. Cantini is the Director of Strategic Scientific Collaborations for the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Mr. Cantini discusses the results of a recently completed muscle tissue engineering study.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #136 – Frederick Schoen, MD, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Frederick Schoen, MD, PhD. Dr. Schoen is a Senior Pathologist, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School; and Executive Vice Chairman, Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Schoen discusses his research in the tissue engineering of heart valves.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #127 – Michael Steketee, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Michael Steketee, PhD.  Dr. Steketee is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, UPMC Eye Center and the Fox Center for Vision Restoration. Dr. Steketee discusses his research on tissue engineering and optic nerve regeneration.

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RMT Podcast #124 – Jonathan Cheetham, VetMB, PhD, DACVS

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Jonathan Cheetham, VetMB, PhD, DACVS. Dr. Cheetham is a Research Scientist in the Department of Clinical Sciences, Section of Large Animal Surgery, at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.  Dr. Cheetham discusses his research focusing on restoring function in the larynx, nasopharynx and trachea using tissue engineering, reinnervation and functional electrical stimulation techniques.

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RMT Podcast #118 – Stephen Badylak DVM, PhD, MD and Sgt. Ronald Strang

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes back Stephen F. Badylak DVM, PhD, MD, and also welcomes former marine Sgt. Ronald Strang. Dr. Badylak is a Professor in the Department of Surgery, a deputy director of the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine (MIRM), and Director of the Center for Pre-Clinical Tissue Engineering within the Institute. Dr. Badylak discusses an upcoming clinical trial involving muscle loss due to severe trauma. Sgt. Strang relates his experience as a recipient of the novel therapy.

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Host John Murphy.

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