JM Project: "Health and Innovation: Nanotechnology for Medicine"

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Under the framework of the EU Jean Monnet Project, European and American experts in Nanotechnology in medicine will meet with the Miami-Dade Community at large during two days on June 14th and 15th, 2017, and will share the best research methods in the growing field of NanoMedicine and Nanotechnology. These workshops will discuss the impact of nanotechnology on medicine and its implication for the future in healthcare in Europe and in the United States. Challenges, policies and ethics in nanomedicine will aslo be discussed.During the workshop, participants will have the opportunity to discover the latest calls on “Nanotechnology” offered by the European Commission under the framework programme for research and innovation, Horizon 2020.

Panelists:

  • Serge Braun, PharmD, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, AFM-Telethon, Evry, France; Member of the French National Academy of Pharmacy
  • Tarek R. Fadel, Ph.D., Assistant Director, The Marble Center for Cancer Nanomedicine, The Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge MA
  • Babak Kateb, M.D., Founding Chairman of the Board of SBMT, President of Brain Mapping Foundation, Scientific Director of SBMT and Brain Mapping Foundation, Director of National Center for Nano-Bio-Electronics, Senior Editor of SBMT-NeuroMapping & Therapeutics, Chairman of Neuroscience-20/G20 Summit Brain Mapping Initiative, Scientific Director and Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), California Neurosurgical Institute, CA, USA
  • Viktoria Bodnarova, Regional Representative, Euraxess North America
  • Madhavan Nair, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor and Chair, Dept. of Immunology; Director, Institute of Neurolmmune Pharmacology; Associate Dean Bio-Medical Research; Associate VP, NanoMedicine; College of Medicine, Florida International University

Discussants:

  • Sergio Gonzalez-Arias, M.D. Ph.D., FAANS, FACS, Executive Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs; Chairman, Department of Neuroscience, College of Medicine, Florida International University, Chief of Neurological Surgery, Baptist Hospital
  • Minesh P. Mehta, M.D., Deputy Director and Chief of Radiation Oncology, Baptist Health South Florida and Miami Cancer Institute
  • Françisco M. Raymo, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry, Laboratory for Molecular Photonics, Department of Chemistry, University of Miami
  • Alice Tomei, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Director, Islet Immunoengineering Laboratory, University of Miami
  • Valérie Trentesaux, Attachée for Science and Technology (Based in the Consular Offices of Atlanta, Embassy of France in Washington DC

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1/ Dr. Serge Braun, Chief Scientific Officer, AFM-Telethon

2/ Dr. Babak Kateb, M.D., Founding Chairman of the Board of SBMT, President of Brain Mapping Foundation, Scientific Director of SBMT and Brain Mapping Foundation, LA

3/ Dr. Tarek R. Fadel, The Marble Center for Cancer Nanomedicine, The Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, MIT, morning presentation.

4/Dr. Tarek R. Fadel (2), The Marble Center for Cancer Nanomedicine, The Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, MIT, Lunch presentation.

4/ Viktoria Bodnarova, Regional Representative, Euraxess North America