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Young Investigator Committee

Mission
To encourage the active engagement of trainee members and facilitate interactions between trainees and established members to advance research and activities in the field of cardiomocytes, neural cells, stem cells, adipocytes, hepatocytes, islets, deandritic cells, and all cellular development research.
Goals
  1. Foster a forum for young investigators and faculty to interact and provide opportunities for professional development.

  2. Promote young investigators' ideas of research trends and questioning of new technologies and innovation of our research agenda.

  3. Formulate scientific and social programs for the Cell Transplant and Regenerative Medicine Society congresses.

  4. Introduce and sponsor activities that facilitate young investigators and established members in energized collaborative activities.
    Programs
    1. Introduce a program for a Young Investigator session during the Cell Transplant and Regenerative Medicine Society's next Congress.

    2. Build a database of resources for grants, scholarships, courses and training opportunities for trainees in the field.

    3. Collaborate with the Cell Transplant's Meeting Steering Committee to arrange a Young Investigator networking reception social event at the next Cell Transplant and Regenerative Medicine Society Congress.

    4. Help develop criteria for Young Investigator awards with at least one or two youth representatives on the Selection Committee.

    5. Nominate one or more Youth Representatives to serve on fundraising activities of the Cell Transplant and Regenerative Medicine Society to include their support and initiative.
      Young Investigator Committee Members 2015-2018
      • Dmitry Bulgin, Rovinj, Croatia
      • Joanna Cwykiel, Chicago, IL, USA
      • Brendan Keating, Philadelphia, PA, USA
      • Kisha Sivanathan, Adelaide, Australia
      • Bradley Weegman, Minneapolis, MN, USA

      If you are interested in joining the Young Investigator Committee, please email sections@tts.org for more information.

      Social

      Contact

      Staff Directory
      +1-514-874-1717, X : 216
      sections@tts.org

      Address

      Cell Transplant and Regenerative Medicine Society
      International Headquarters
      505 Boulevard René-Lévesque Ouest
      Suite 1401
      Montréal, QC, H2Z 1Y7
      Canada