Five remarkable bridge-building healthcare heroes will be honored by the Regenerative Medicine Foundation (RMF) 2019 Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Action Awards.
For 14 years, the nonprofit RMF has selected the stem cell and regenerative medicine community’s top innovators, leaders, and champions. The honorees will be recognized at a gala reception and dinner on January 23 during the 14th annual World Stem Cell Summit (WSCS) at the Hyatt Regency Miami in Miami, Florida, January 22-25, 2019.
The RMF fosters strategic collaborations to accelerate the development of regenerative medicine to improve health and deliver cures. RMF pursues its mission by producing its flagship World Stem Cell Summit; honoring leaders through the Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Action Awards; publishing The World Stem Report with journal partner, Stem Cells Translational Medicine; and promoting policy and educational initiatives.
The 2019 Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Action Award Honorees:
- Doug Oliver and the Regenerative Medicine Outcomes Foundation, Inspiration Award
- Desirée Cox, MD, PhD, International Advocacy Award
- Robin L Smith, MD MBA, International Diplomacy Award
- Lu Daopei Medical Group, International Achievement Award
- The International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory, Leadership Award
“The 2019 Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Action Award honorees are global bridge builders, creating connections and solutions in the fight to improve human health and wellness. They have advanced research, funding and advocacy in regenerative medicine, creating the foundation needed for new cures and the alleviation of human suffering.”
“The 2019 honorees unite the diverse world of regenerative medicine and stem cell research with their advocacy and leadership. Their talent, energy and action accelerate our field. I am thrilled to celebrate their achievements this January at the 14th annual Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Action Awards dinner.” – Bernard Siegel, Executive Director of the Regenerative Medicine Foundation and Founder of the World Stem Cell Summit