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U-CARS 2024

save the date! U-CARS - Utah Cardiac Recovery Symposium, February 8 & 9, 2024

12th Annual Utah Cardiac Recovery Symposium
February 8-9, 2024 ~ Salt Lake City, Utah 

Register for complimentary live feed HERE! 

*If you have already registered for in person attendance, the live feed link will be sent to you via email, no need to register separately.

On behalf of the U-CARS symposium planning committee, it is our great pleasure to host the 12th Annual Utah Cardiac Recovery Symposium (U-CARS) on February 8-9, 2024.
The 2024 U-CARS symposium will be hosted in person at the Salt Lake City Marriot University Park, located on the University of Utah campus in scenic Salt Lake City, Utah.  

The objective of this conference is to bring thought leaders together to exchange ideas, debate paradigms, and share information directly focused on issues related to myocardial recovery and regeneration.  Topics will expand across the basic, translational, and clinical sciences to provide a unique forum to push the field of heart recovery forward.

Last year hosted more than 900 registered participants with a broad range of national and international speakers. Past keynote addresses were delivered by Christine Seidman, Eugene Braunwald, Sir Magdi Yacoub, and other leading experts in cardiovascular health and disease. For a better understanding of what the prior conferences included, please click "Past Conferences" under the "About Us" tab. 

2024 U-CARS Keynote Speaker:

Eric N. Olson, Ph.D.

Annie and Willie Nelson Professorship in Stem Cell Research; Pogue Distinguished Chair in Research on Cardiac Birth Defects; Robert A. Welch Distinguished Chair in Science - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Eric N. Olson, Ph.D. is the founding chair of the Department of Molecular Biology at UT Southwestern. He also directs the Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine and the Wellstone Center for Muscular Dystrophy Research. He holds The Robert A. Welch Distinguished Chair in Science and the Annie and Willie Nelson Professorship in Stem Cell Research.


 

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