Grand Rounds 2018.09.25

Speakers: Dr. Mark Campbell, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital, The Ottawa Hospital & Dr. F. Jeffrey Dilworth, Senior Scientist, Regenerative Medicine Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Professor, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa

What’s wrong with your niche? Mesenchymal Stem Cell and Articular Alterations in Osteoarthritis

Educational Objectives: 

1. Review the definition of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs)

2. Review articular changes associated with osteoarthritis (OA)

3. Describe tissue (niche)-specific MSC changes in OA

4. Discuss how MSCs may contribute to the pathophysiology of OA

5. Propose avenues by which MSCs may be used to treat OA

6. Elaborate on some of the current challenges in OA stem cell research

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL- General Auditorium

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the Riverside Amphitheatre & Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note: No room available at the CIVIC Campus

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be webcasted live and archived.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

LIGHT REFRESHMENTS will be provided

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund