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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RMT Podcast #115 – George Christ, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes George Christ, PhD. Dr. Christ is a Professor of Regenerative Medicine, Translational Science, Urology and Physiology and Pharmacology Core Faculty Member at Virginia Tech-Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences. Dr. Christ discusses his research in musculoskeletal tissue engineering as well as his work in bladder regeneration.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #106 – John Curci, MD, FACS

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes John Curci, MD, FACS. Dr. Curci is an Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Vascular Surgery Section at Washington University in St. Louis. Dr. Curci discusses his research on abdominal aortic aneurysm.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #102 – Robert Nerem, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Robert Nerem, PhD. Dr. Nerem is the Parker H. Petit Distinguished Chair for Engineering in Medicine and Institute Professor at Georgia Tech. Dr. Nerem discusses advances made in tissue engineering and the direction in which the field is headed.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #101 – Harald Ott, MD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Harald Ott, MD. Dr. Ott is at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and his interests are cardiac cell therapy and cardiac tissue engineering. Dr. Ott discusses his research in whole organ engineering, focusing on the heart.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #100 – Laura Niklason, MD, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Laura Niklason, MD, PhD. Dr. Niklason is the vice chair for research anesthesiology as well as a professor of anesthesiology and biomedical engineering at Yale University. Dr. Niklason discusses her research in arterial and lung tissue enginering and in whole organ engineering.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #93 – Yadong Wang, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Yadong Wang, PhD. Dr. Wang is an Associate Professor of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Wang discusses his research in tissue engineering and his focus on exploring means to translate cutting-edge materials innovations into clinical benefits.

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RMT Podcast #92 – Prashant Kumta, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Prashant N. Kumta, PhD. Dr. Kumta is the Edward R. Weidlein Chair at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering and is a professor in the Departments of BioEngineering, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science. Dr. Kumta discusses his tissue engineering research, focusing on bone regeneration.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #83 – Drs. Stephen Badylak and Blair Jobe

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Stephen Badylak, DVM, PhD, MD, who is Professor in the Department of Surgery, deputy director of the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, and Director of the Center for Pre-Clinical Tissue Engineering within the Institute, and Blair Jobe, MD, Associate Professor of surgery in the Heart, Lung and Esophageal Surgery Institute at the University of Pittsburgh and UPMC.  Drs. Badylak and Jobe discuss the recent successful use of tissue engineering in a non-invasive surgery to treat esophageal cancer as well as the potential benefits this technology holds for the future.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #77 – Thomas Gilbert, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Thomas W. Gilbert, PhD. Dr. Gilbert is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Surgery and Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh.  His research interest are focused on the remodeling of biologic scaffolds for tissue-engineering based treatments, particularly relating to role of mechanical loading in the remodeling process.

He has directed and participated in pre-clinical studies relevant to orthopaedics, cardiac, and gastrointestinal applications.  He discusses his current research programs targeting tracheal reconstruction (with a particular focus on epithelialization and mechanical integrity of the graft) and tissue engineering approaches to pediatric congenital heart defects.

Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #72 – Bryan Tillman, MD, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Dr. Bryan Tillman.  Dr. Tillman is an assistant professor in the Division of Vascular Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medicine Center as well as a practicing clinician.  Dr. Tillman discusses the applications of tissue engineering to construct replacement vessels for patients with peripheral vascular disease.

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Host John Murphy.

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RMT Podcast #69 – Marie Csete, MD, PhD

Regenerative Medicine Today welcomes Marie Csete, MD, PhD.  Dr. Csete is the Chief Scientific Officer at the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine.  Dr. Csete discusses the origin of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine as well as what she sees as the future of regenerative medicine and stem cell therapies.

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Host John Murphy.

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