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The Stem Cell Action Coalition serves as an engine uniting the pro-cures community. We demand that both our elected and appointed officials in all branches and levels of government, federal and state, establish stem cell & regenerative medicine research as a national public health priority. So focused, these officials need to enact and uphold laws that protect funding for scientifically meritorious and ethically responsible research that will foster the emergence of cures sooner, rather than later.
Regenerative medicine & stem cell research are at the forefront of medical discovery. This research is hailed as the "gold standard" and future of medicine. The impact of this work will have a global effect, impacting millions of lives, as research could provide tools for drug discovery and development of the therapies to cure a host of disabling and often deadly medical conditions, which current and continuing needs are unmet. A world where multiple sclerosis, cancer, diabetes, heart disease, spinal cord injury, stroke, blindness, AIDS, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's, birth defects and so many more diseases would be fought against...and won.
It is up to the Stem Cell Action Coalition to educate and increase the public awareness that this research is not that of science fiction but rather of science fact.
- University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio to Teach "Stem Cells 101" at Free Education Day with World Stem Cell Summit
November 3, 2014
- World Stem Cell Summit Announces Exclusive Tour of Three of San Antonio's Science Facilities for Summit Attendees
October 23, 2014
- Nearly 550 BioMed SA Members, Supporters Celebrate Francisco G. Cigarroa, M.D. as 2014 Palmaz Award Recipient
October 15, 2014
Bernard Siegel's TedX talk "Stem Cells and the Transformative Power of Hope"
Bernard Siegel, a leader of the global stem cell advocacy movement and founder of the World Stem Cell Summit, describes how grassroots activists have contributed to the advancement of stem cell research, one of the greatest scientific breakthroughs of our time.
World Stem Cell Summit 2013
The 2013 World Stem Cell Summit took place in San Diego, California on December 4-6, 2013 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt. The Summit featured a record 200 expert speakers leading 67 sessions and panels and 37 "Conversation with Experts" roundtable discussions. Twelve hundred WSCS13 attendees represented more than 40 countries.
- World Stem Cell Summit
San Antonio, Texas