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About the Symposium

The Gene Therapy Initiative (GTI) Symposium will convene researchers and industry experts to share the latest scientific findings and facilitate new partnerships with the goal of expediting the delivery of stem cell and gene therapy treatments, especially for patients with rare genetic diseases.

Program

Symposium programming includes scientific talks, panel discussions, meals, and a networking event.

Program

Speakers

The symposium boasts speakers from academia, industry, government agencies, and patient advocate.

Speakers

Sponsorships

Learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Sponsorships

 Program Highlights:

Exploratory talks on innovative gene modifying therapeutics and optimization of existing tools.
Updates on gene therapies that are the subject of academic research and commercial development.
• Induced Pluripotent Stem-cell-based disease models to test gene therapies.
Interactive panel on resources and collaboration for developing therapies for rare diseases.
Opportunity to learn about 2024 GTI seed grant funded projects.
Poster session featuring faculty and student research.
Networking hour to foster connectivity amongst attendees.
 

Thank you to our 2024 sponsors!

 

sponsors

Call For Poster Abstracts

The Gene Therapy Initiative is seeking abstracts for a poster session at our inaugural symposium. Proposals from faculty and students will be accepted with a deadline of August 2nd.

Abstract Submission