Bernard Siegel: Events
Bernard Siegel has created and chaired a series of influential events impacting the field of stem cells, including the following:
June 2004. "Human Cloning Issues in all its aspects for the United Nations" at UN headquarters, New York.
June 2004. "First International Stem Cell Action Conference" at the University of California, Berkeley, co-organized with the Stem Cell Action Network.
August 2004. "Stem Cell Awareness Day with Janet Reno" at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
October 2004. "Patients Press Conference for the United Nations" at UN headquarters, New York, co-sponsored by the Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research (CAMR), featuring a video appeal from Christopher Reeve.
June 2005. "Stem Cell Policy & Advocacy Summit: Sustaining the Mandate for Cures" in partnership with Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.
June 2006. "Stem Cell Policy & Advocacy Summit II: Empowering the Pro-Cures Coalition" co-sponsored with the Center for Biomedical Ethics, Stanford University in Palo Alto, California.
October 2006. "Stem Cell Town Hall Meeting with Governor Jennifer Granholm" at the University of Michigan-Dearborn.
October 2007. "The Stem Cell Summit" co- sponsored with the Harvard Stem Cell Institute and Burrill Life Sciences Media Group at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, Massachusetts.
September 2008. "World Stem Cell Summit" hosted by the University of Wisconsin Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Center and WiCell Research Institute, Madison, Wisconsin.
September 2009. "World Stem Cell Summit" hosted by Johns Hopkins University and the University System of Maryland in Baltimore, Maryland.
October 2010. "World Stem Cell Summit" hosted by the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, Wayne State University, University Research Corridor and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation in Detroit, Michigan.
October 2011. "World Stem Cell Summit" hosted by the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM), City of Hope, Cedars-Sinai Regenerative Medicine Institute, California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Keck School of Medicine at USC, Children's Hospital Los Angeles and the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles in Pasadena, California.
October 2012. "Second Midwest Conference on Stem Cell Biology and Therapy" hosted by Oakland University William Beaumont Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine (ISCRM) and Genetics Policy Institute in Rochester, Michigan.
December 2012. "World Stem Cell Summit" hosted by Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute (ISCI) at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI), Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, Karolinska Institute, the International Translational Regenerative Medicine Center (ITRC) and the Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS) at Kyoto University in West Palm Beach, Florida.