World Stem Cell Summit offers registration discounts To UW-Madison Community

The UW-Madison Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Center (SCRMC), along with WiCell Research Institute and the Genetics Policy Institute are co-sponsoring the 2008 World Stem Cell Summit Sept. 22-23, 2008, The SCRMC and WARF/WiCell are pleased to be able to help supplement summit registrations for a limited number of UW-Madison faculty, staff, students, and trainees. This supplemented fee will be on a first come, first served basis. Once the allotted number of registrations is reached, this option will no longer be available on the website. If you are affiliated with UW-Madison, please be sure to click on the UW link at the top right of the main summit registration page, or go directly to

This unique gathering unites representatives from the entire stem cell spectrum. The World Stem Cell Summit is a flagship event, bringing together the founding visionary researchers, clinicians, business pathfinders, key policy-makers, regulators, advocates, experts in law and ethics to present compelling presentations, share information, and together chart the future of regenerative medicine.

A special day of free, public science outreach entitled “Lab on the Lake” will kick off and compliment the summit on Sunday, Sept. 21, at the Pyle Center. More information about Lab on the Lake appears on the main summit website.

For a complete agenda, go to

Registration includes access to all sessions, lunch on both Monday and Tuesday, and the Monday night awards dinner. The World Stem Cell Report, a compilation of more than thirty original articles from international experts in the stem cell field, is also included with your registration. Examine the full table of contents here:

Don’t miss this opportunity. Space is limited, so register now!