Global Speaker Series logoThe Medicine by Design Global Speaker Series brings established and emerging international leaders in regenerative medicine to Toronto to engage with our extraordinary community of researchers and clinicians.

Our upcoming 2021 speakers include:

Past 2021 speakers:

  • Allon Klein, PhD – Harvard Medical School (Jan. 19, 2021)
  • Manu Platt, PhD — Georgia Institute of Technology, and Emory University (Feb. 16, 2021)
  • Magdalena Götz, PhD — University of Munich and Helmholtz Center Munich (March 16, 2021)
  • Sonja Schrepfer, PhD – University of California San Francisco (UCSF) (April 14, 2021)
  • Jeffrey Millman, PhD – Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis (May 18, 2021)

Past speakers include:

  • Daniel G. Anderson, PhD — Massachusetts Institute of Technology (June 3, 2019)
  • Julia Babensee, PhD — Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology (Jan. 13, 2017)
  • Edward Botchwey, PhD — Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology (Nov. 21, 2017)
  • Laurie Boyer, PhD — Massachusetts Institute of Technology (June 20, 2017)
  • Kristen Brennand, PhD — Mount Sinai Health System, New York (Feb. 23, 2017)
  • Kevin Chalut, PhD — University of Cambridge (June 18, 2019)
  • Fei Chen, PhD — Broad Institute (Nov. 17, 2020)
  • Ke Cheng, PhD — North Carolina State University (Sept. 18, 2018)
  • Karen Christman, PhD — University of California, San Diego (Oct. 22, 2019)
  • James J. Collins, PhD — MIT (Sept. 15, 2020)
  • Cole DeForest, PhD — University of Washington (April 23, 2019)
  • Bryan Dickinson, PhD — University of Chicago (Oct. 20, 2020)
  • Jennifer Elisseeff, PhD — Johns Hopkins University (Oct. 16, 2018)
  • Stuart Forbes, MB, ChB — University of Edinburgh (Feb. 18, 2020)
  • Zev Gartner, PhD — University of California, San Francisco (May 16, 2017)
  • Princess Imoukhuede, PhD — University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaigne (Feb. 20, 2018)
  • Hyun Jung Kim, PhD — University of Texas at Austin (Dec. 5, 2016)
  • Shulamit Levenberg, PhD — Technion – Israel Institute of Technology (July 18, 2019)
  • Michael Levin, PhD — Tufts University (April 26, 2018)
  • Prisca Liberali, PhD — University of Basel (June 19, 2018)
  • Alfonso Martinez-Arias, PhD — University of Cambridge (Oct. 19, 2017)
  • Juan Melero-Martin, PhD – Harvard Medical School (June, 22, 2021)
  • Guo-Li Ming, MD, PhD — University of Pennsylvania (Sept. 17, 2019)
  • Abhay Pandit, PhD — National University of Ireland Galway (May 7, 2019)
  • Marlene Rabinovitch, MD — Stanford University (Nov. 20, 2018)
  • Peter Reddien, PhD — Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Jan. 22, 2019)
  • Lee Rubin, PhD — Harvard University (Jan. 16, 2018)
  • David Schaffer, PhD — University of California, Berkeley (April 10, 2017)
  • Eric Siggia, PhD — Rockefeller University (March 26, 2018)
  • Ulrich Steidl MD, PhD — Albert Einstein College of Medicine (June 16, 2020)
  • Jared Toettcher, PhD — Princeton University (May 15, 2018)
  • James Wells, PhD — Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati (Nov. 19, 2019)
  • Weian Zhao, PhD — University of California, Irvine (March 7, 2019)

Medicine by Design offers its Global Speaker Series in partnership with the McEwen Stem Cell Institute and the Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine.

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