MIAMI, Sept. 9, 2016—Global Stem Cells Group has announced its lineup of speakers for the 3rd Annual International Symposium on Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, to be held Sept. 28, 2016 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In keeping with tradition, the symposium will be hosted by GSCG in collaboration with Julio Ferreira, M.D., President of the South American Academy Cosmetic Surgery.
The symposium will be a gathering of many of the world’s most respected authorities on stem cell and regenerative medicine, who will share the latest findings and showcase advancements in research and therapies on a global level. The interdisciplinary team of leading international stem cell experts will provide a full day of high-level scientific lectures geared to medical professionals. Pioneers and luminaries in stem cell medicine who will serve as featured speakers at the event include:
Joseph Purita, M.D., USA
Musculoskeletal and antiaging applications of stem cells.
Joseph Purita, M.D., is an internationally recognized orthopedic surgeon and pioneer in the application of stem cells and PRP therapies for orthopedic injuries and diseases. Dr. Purita pioneered laser techniques in orthopedic surgery, and specializes in the treatment of high-performance athletes. Dr. Purita is a member of the Global Stem Cells Group Advisory Board.
Enrique Testart,, M.D., Chile
Osteogenesis and the future of heterologous implants.
Enrique Testart, M.D., is a pediatric surgeon specializing in child trauma microsurgery. Dr. Testart has developed distinctive techniques and protocols in cellular therapies and management protocols for musculoskeletal disorders. He has dedicated years to researching and practicing techniques that employ stem cell therapies to enhance conventional surgical techniques to ease patient suffering. Dr. Testart is Global Stem Cells Group’s Chile Representative
Rafael Pérez Franco, M.D., Colombia
Use of cell therapy in the treatment of alopecia.
Rafael Perez Franco, M.D. is director of the Rafael Perez Center for Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery in Bogota, Colombia. An expert in his field for more than 10 years, Dr. Perez Franco is a surgeon at the Universidad del Bosque and a plastic surgeon at the Clínica San Rafael in Colombia. Dr. Perez Franco also holds special rotations at Hospital Saint Paul in San Pablo, Brazil and the Clínica Fluminense de Cirugía Plástica and Clínica del Profesor Ivo Pitanguy in Rio de Janeiro. He is a member of the Global Stem Cells Group Advisory Board.
Carlos Chiriboga Assini, M.D., Ecuador
Application of Neural therapy and stem cell therapy in the treatment of injuries for high performance athletes.
Carlos Chirigoba Assini, M.D. serves as Chairman of the Board ar Omnihospital Medical Association in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Dt. Chirigoba Assini specializes in traumatology, orthopedic surgery, and platelet rich plasma (PRP) therapies. He is a member of Omnihospital Medical Association and the American Academy of Antiaging.
Aldo Parodi, M.D. Perú
Aesthetic applications of cellular therapies.
Aldo Parodi, M.D. is a plastic surgeon and laser liposuction specialist with clinical experience in assisted lipotransference. Dr. Parodi offers aesthetic treatments using adipose-derived stem cells at his aesthetic medicine clinic Clinic La Femme in Tacna, Peru. He is a member of the Global Stem Cells Group Advisory Board.
Silvina Pastrana, M.D. Argentina.
Implementation of cellular therapies. Presentation of clinical cases.
Silvina Pastrana, M.D. is a surgeon and medical director of the Stem Cell Center Buenos Aires and Regentherapy Puerto Madero. Dr. Pastrana heads a staff of medical specialists in orthopedics, rheumatology, medical clinic and cosmetic surgery, performing procedures incorporating stem cell therapies. She also serves as a staff surgeon for the Hospital Dr. Prof. Luis Güemes, and is a member of the Global Stem Cells Group Advisory Board.
Benito Novas, CEO, Global Stem Cell Group, United States
Developments and Challenges of Regenerative medicine globally.
Benito Novas, founder, CEO and creative director of Global Stem Cells Group, Mr. Novas also spearheaded and launched Stem Cell Training Inc. to provide professional training courses in stem cell therapies for physicians. Mr. Novas oversees Stem Cell Training marketing programs, finance strategies, field operations administration, policies, procedures and accreditation. Prior to founding The Global Stem Cells Group, Mr. Novas was President and CEO of Adimarket, Inc.
Leonardo Tacus, M.D. Argentina
Muscle and tendon injuries in regenerative medicine.
Leonardo Tacus, M.D. is an arthroscopic surgeon specializing in orthopedics, traumatology, and regenerative medicine. Dr. Tacus is the medical director at iar sa Argentina Hospital and Health Care, and co-director of Education Center Graduate Medical Surgery, orthopedics and Trauma (CECOA) in Buenos Aires. He is a founding member of the Argentina Association of Arthroscopy and past secretary of the Argentina Association of Arthroscopy
Daniel Domínguez, Aregntina
Systematics in the preparation of blood components for Regenerative Medicine.
Daniel Domínguez is the operations manager of High Technology Systems S.A. in Buenos Aires. Mr. Dominguez’s background includes hemotherapy and laboratory tech.
Susana Miriam Gjurkan, D.M.D. Argentina
Application of stem cells and PRP in temporomandibular joint ATM (modified technique)
Susana Miriam Gjurkan, D.M.D., is a surgical specialist in orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, preventive dentistry, pediatric dentistry, periodontics, prosthetic dentistry, neurofacial and aesthetic dentistry. She uses stem cells and PRP to treat temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders in patients (modified technique). Dr. Gjurkan operates from her clinic, ONE Surgery, in San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina. She has attended and taught courses in neural therapy, and earned her stem cell certification through Stem Cell Training.
Since 2014, Global Stem Cells Group has joined forces with some of the most prestigious regenerative medicine practitioners in South America as it focuses on growing its services throughout the global community. Stem cell therapies continue to revolutionize the anti-aging aesthetics industry while offering new hope for sufferers of serious chronic debilitating diseases.
To learn more about the 3rd Annual International Symposium on Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, visit the Global Stem Cells Group website,email bnovas(at)stemcellsgroup(dot)com, or call 305-560-5337.
About Global Stem Cells Group:
Global Stem Cells Group, Inc. is the parent company of six wholly owned operating companies dedicated entirely to stem cell research, training, products and solutions. Founded in 2012, the company combines dedicated researchers, physician and patient educators and solution providers with the shared goal of meeting the growing worldwide need for leading edge stem cell treatments and solutions. With a singular focus on this exciting new area of medical research, Global Stem Cells Group and its subsidiaries are uniquely positioned to become global leaders in cellular medicine.
About Julio Ferreira, M.D.
Julio Ferreira, M.D., President of the South American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, is a professor at the Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. In addition, he is the former President of the International Academy of Cosmetic Surgery 2005/2007; a member and examiner, International Board of Cosmetic Surgery; Corresponding Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery; Honorary Member of the Spanish Society of Cosmetic Medicine and Surgery; Honorary Member of the Eurorusa Confederation of Societies of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery; Honorary Member of the Bulgarian Society of Cosmetic Surgery; Honorary Member of the Chilean Society of Cosmetic Surgery and Lipoplasty; Honorary Member of the Italian Society of Aesthetic Surgery; Honorary Member of the French Society of Aesthetic Surgery; Honorary Member of the Japan Society of Aesthetic Surgery; Honorary Member of the Ecuadorian Society of Medical Aesthetics; Honorary Member of the Peruvian Society of Cosmetic Surgery, and a member of the International Editorial Advisory Board of the American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery.
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