Seminars & Conferences

2015 UIC Center for Wound Healing & Tissue Regeneration Research Day

Friday, September 25, 2015 7:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


Registration is now open. This half-day program features a keynote presentation by Dr. Panagiotis Tsonis, titled, "Regenerative Biology According to the Newt." Additional speakers include Dr. Jie Liang, UIC and Dr. Katherine Radek, Loyola University.

The event will be held at the Molecular Biology Research Building, 900 S. Marshfield Ave., Chicago, IL.

Please register online:



"Next Gen" Investigator Awards - Deadline Friday, September 4, 2015

The program will also feature oral presentations from "Next Gen" Investigators - a chance for students and post-docs to present their research to the wound healing/regeneration community. Students and post-docs are invited to submit abstracts for poster presentations: four abstracts will be selected for short oral presentations and awarded a $100 prize.

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

  • Please submit a 300 word abstract of your research presentation using the online form:

  • Deadline for abstract submission: Friday, September 4, 2015

  • Authors of abstracts selected for presentations will be notified during the first week in September

We hope you will be able to join us on September 25th.




Regenerative Sciences Seminar Series

CWHTR seminars will be held on the 2nd Thursday (unless noted) of each month from 12:30 - 1:30 in Lecture Hall North (4th floor) (unless noted) of the College of Dentistry (801 South Paulina). A light lunch will be served. The series will feature presentations related to the basic science and clinical aspects of wound repair and tissue regeneration.


Thursday, October 8, 2015
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Friday, January 15, 2016
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Thursday, April 14, 2016