Dr. Murray Krahn represented THETA at this year's Gairdner Ontario International Symposium.
This year's successful event entitled, "Breaking Through: Delivering on the Promise of Gene Therapy" took place virtually Dec 2-3rd, 2020 exploring the past, present and future of somatic gene therapy in the Canadian context.
Dr. Krahn sat on the "Gene Therapy in the Canadian Context" panel led by Dr. Danica Stanimirovic of the National Research Council of Canada and spoke specifically on the "Challenges in the Adoption of Regenerative Medicine Therapies".
Speakers included: Janet Rossant, Jay Ingram, Michael Hayden, Katherine A. High, R. Alta Charo, Ubaka Ogboku, Duncan J. Stewart, Bartha Maria Knoppers, Christopher McCabe, Durhane Wong-Rieger, Eric Meslin, Harold Atkins, Michel Sadelain, Michel Goldman, Ronald Cohn, Vardit Ravitsky, William Charnetski, Rob Annan.
See here for full details: https://cca-reports.ca/events/breaking-through/
Full video coverage of the two-day event is available on CCA's youtube channel. Check back for updates.