UT Health Houston
Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease
Sean I. Savitz, MD is a tenured Professor of Neurology, holds the Frank M. Yatsu Chair in Neurology, and directs the Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston (UTHealth). He and his team run one of the largest academic stroke programs in the world, developing novel treatments and health care delivery models for patients with ischemic stroke and brain hemorrhage. Dr. Savitz oversees a bidirectional, translational laboratory and clinical research program on cell therapies in stroke and has been conducting some of the first clinical trials testing cell therapies in stroke patients. He also oversees a fellowship program to train stroke specialists and has won several teaching awards both in Boston and at UTHealth. He is an author of over 200 publications in the biomedical literature.

Moderator Of 3 Sessions

Session Type
Live Studio Broadcast
Date
28.10.2021, Thursday
Session Time
20:45 - 21:05
Room
WSC TV
Session Icon
Live Session, WSC TV
Session Type
Plenary Session
Date
28.10.2021, Thursday
Session Time
11:30 - 13:30
Room
PLENARY
Session Icon
Live Session
Session Type
Live Studio Broadcast
Date
29.10.2021, Friday
Session Time
19:00 - 19:20
Room
WSC TV

Presenter Of 2 Presentations

Cell-Based Regenerative Therapies

Session Type
Main Theme Symposium
Date
29.10.2021, Friday
Session Time
08:00 - 09:30
Room
MAIN THEME B
Lecture Time
08:51 - 09:08

Welcome and Introduction

Session Type
Plenary Session
Date
28.10.2021, Thursday
Session Time
11:30 - 13:30
Room
PLENARY
Lecture Time
11:30 - 11:35