Save the Cord Foundation and WellSky are proud to welcome Dr. Madison Paton and Dr. Megan Finch-Edmondson, as our featured speakers for our next edition of Share the Science on Wednesday, May 4th, 2022 5pm EDT / 2pm PDT. Join us to hear Dr. Paton and Dr. Finch-Edmondson discuss their review of the use of cord blood as a treatment of cerebral palsy over the past 15 years.
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Share the Science is a free webinar series focused on the cord blood industry and the latest research in this field. As always, we invite both health professionals and the general public to join us for this unique online educational series. Learn more about this exciting educational series here.
Cord blood for cerebral palsy?
Madison Paton, PhD
Research Fellow, Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute, University of Sydney
Dr Madison Paton is a Research Fellow at the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute in the Regeneration Theme. She investigates the role of cell therapies to protect the developing brain, with a career spanning preclinical, translational and clinical research. Dr Paton is passionate about science communication and sharing evidence and advances in stem cell therapies.
Megan Finch-Edmondson, PhD
Senior Stem Cell Research Fellow and Regeneration Theme Lead, Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Institute, University of Sydney
Dr Megan Finch-Edmondson is an emerging leader in stem cell research for cerebral palsy, clinical trials and consumer/community engagement. She is currently working to establish of a number of cell therapy clinical trials for the prevention and treatment of cerebral palsy, however she also has an interest in any innovative therapies that can help to improve the lives of those living with cerebral palsy.
About Cerebral Palsy Alliance
Today, Cerebral Palsy Alliance provides family-centred therapies, life skills programs, equipment and support for people and their families living with cerebral palsy and other neurological and physical disabilities. In addition, for over a decade CPA has been driving international research into the prevention, treatment and cure of cerebral palsy through the CPA Research Foundation .
Share the Science and sharing their valuable insight
on the use of cord blood in the treatment of cerebral palsy over the past 15 years.
We also wish to also thank our generous sponsor and partner for this event,
WellSky Health, who continue to support cord blood
education through our “Share the Science” series.
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