The Biologics Alliance - 1st Annual Summit

February 6th & 7th, 2020 Carlsbad, CA

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The Biologics Alliance was born in 2018 with a mission to foster and convene a collaboration for shared and coordinated efforts to speak with a unified voice in the musculoskeletal biologics environment, advocating for the responsible use of biologics in clinical practice, spearheading standards development, and assessing and reporting on the safety and efficacy of biologic interventions. The founding members include the ICRS, the AAOS (American Association of Orthopaedic Surgery), the AOSSM (American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine) and AANA (American Arthroscopy Association of North America).

The 1st Biologics Alliance Summit will be held February 6th and 7th, 2020 in Carlsbad, California. The agenda will be educational, innovative and developmental of new approaches and collaborations. The Attendees will include all multilevel and multidisciplinary stakeholders in this space and will include a a diverse group of scientists, clinicians, regulators, corporate , private equity and venture capitalists.

 

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Scientific Agenda:  

6 FEBRUARY (THURSDAY)

Module 1 - Biologics: What is Currently Available?;  Moderators: Frank Rachel (US); Sherman Seth (US)
Module 2 - Regulatory Process and Ethical Implications: Moderators:  Piuzzi Nicholas (US); Vangsness Jr  C. Thomas (US) 
Module 3 - Clinical Applications;  Moderators: Tokish JT (US); Minas Tom (US)
Module 4 - Office Logistics and Billing; Moderators: Dragoo Jason (US); Zaslav Kenneth (US)
Module 5 - The Biologics Alliance;  Moderators: Dragoo Jason (US); Mandelbaum Bert (US)

7 FEBRUARY (FRIDAY)
Module 6 - Case Based Presentations;  Moderators: Frank Rachel (US); Sherman Seth (US)

 

The Biologics Alliance Summit - Meeting Directors

JASON DRAGOO, AURORA, CO/USA

BERT MANDELBAUM, SANTA MONICA, CA/USA

JACK FARR, GREENWOOD, IN/USA

The Biologics Alliance Summit Scientific Program Committee:

Jorge Chahla, MD, PhD

Orthopaedic Surgery Sports Medicine Rush University Medical Center;  Chicago, IL


Rachel M. Frank, MD 

Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery
Director, Joint Preservation Program
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Colorado School of Medicine 
Aurora, CO

Seth Sherman, MD 

 Columbia, Mo

 

Biologic Alliance Representatives:

AANA:  Brian Cole, MD

AOSSM:  James Bradley, MD

ICRS:  Alberto Gobbi, MD and Tom Minas, MD

 

SUMMIT LANGUAGE

ENGLISH,   (NO SIMULTANEOUS TRANSLATION WILL BE AVAILABLE.)

SUMMIT ORGANISING OFFICE

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