Wound Healing Society
2019 Annual Meeting Program

DAY 1: TUESDAY, MAY 7, 2019
8:00 am - 8:15 am
WHS WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION
Sashwati Roy, PhD; Timothy W. King, MD, PhD; Praveen R. Arany, DDS, PhD
8:15 am - 9:15 am
WHS SESSION A: Wound Healing Foundation Thomas K. Hunt Lecturer (non-accredited)
Moderators: Laura K.S. Parnell, BS, MS, CWS; Sashwati Roy, PhD
Speaker: George Brooks, MD
9:15 am - 9:30 am
BREAK
9:30 am - 11:00 am
WHS SESSION B: Wound Healing in Military Medicine
Moderators: Robert Christy, MD; Lloyd Rose, MD
Speaker: Anders Carlsson, PhD; Kai Leung, MD; Daniel Zurawski, MD
11:00 am - 11:15 am
BREAK
11:15 am - 12:45 pm
WHS Session C: Growth Factors and Biomolecules
Moderators: Anie Philip, PhD
Speakers: Anie Philip, PhD; Marjana Tomic-Canic, PhD
12:45 pm - 2:00 pm
SHARK TANK LUNCH
Moderators: Vickie Driver, DPM; Mitchell Sanders, PhD; Gary Robinson, PhD
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
WHS Session D: Advances in Wound Technologies
Moderators: Jeffrey M. Davidson, PhD; Traci A. Wilgus, PhD
Speaker: Praveen R. Arany, DDS, PhD; Sashwati Roy, PhD; Akhilesh Gaharwar, PhD
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
BREAK
3:45 pm - 5:15 pm
WHS Session E: Clinical Research Excellence in Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Moderators: Theresa Jones, Geoffrey C. Gurtner MD
Speaker: Gayle M. Gordillo, MD; Geoffrey C. Gurtner, MD; Michael S. Conte, MD, FACS; Peter Rubin, MD; James Wrobel, MD; Robert S. Kirsner, MD
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
SOCIAL EVENT FOR WHS MEMBERS
Briscoe Western Art Museum

Registered WHS members are invited to attend. (Walking Directions Provided)

DAY 2: WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2019
7:30 am - 9:00 am
WHS COMMITTEE MEETINGS
9:00 am - 9:15 am
BREAK
9:15 am - 9:30 am
SAWC SPRING OPENING CEREMONY
9:30 am - 10:30 am
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
10:30 am - 10:45 am
BREAK
10:45 am - 11:45 am
WHS Session F: Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cells
Moderators: Chandan K. Sen, PhD; Luisa Ann DiPietro, DDS, PhD
Speaker: Chandan K. Sen, PhD; Graziella Pellegrini, PhD
11:45 am - 12:00 pm
BREAK
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
INDUSTRY-SUPPORTED LUNCH SYMPOSIA
1:30 pm - 1:45 pm
BREAK
1:45 pm - 4:00 pm
WHS Session G: YOUNG INVESTIGATORS SYMPOSIUM
Moderators: Sashwati Roy, PhD; Geoffrey C. Gurtner, MD; Phil Stevens, PhD
4:00 pm - 4:15 pm
BREAK
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
WHS SESSION H: CONCURRENT ORAL ABSTRACTS
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
GRAND OPENING OF EXHIBITS/COCKTAIL RECEPTION

DAY 3: THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2019
7:30 am - 9:00 am
INDUSTRY-SUPPORTED SYMPOSIUM BREAKFAST
9:00 am - 9:15 am
BREAK
9:15 am - 10:15 am
WHS SESSION I: Microbial-Host Interactions
Moderators: Elizabeth A. Grice, PhD
Speakers: Steven Percival, PhD; Lindsay Kalan, PhD; Diane Newman, PhD
10:15 am - 10:30 am
BREAK
10:30 am - 11:30 am
WHS SESSION J: Clinical Research in Wound Healing and the FDA
Moderators: Elof Eriksson, MD; Gerald Sylvan Lazarus, MD
Speakers: David J. Margolis, MD; Robert S. Kirsner, MD
11:30 am - 11:45 am
BREAK
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
LUNCH WITH EXHIBITORS
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
WHS MEET THE MENTORS (non-accredited)
Moderator: Lisa Gould, MD, PhD
Speakers: Luisa Ann DiPietro, DDS, PhD
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm
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2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
WHS SESSION K: CONCURRENT ORAL ABSTRACTS
3:15 pm - 3:30 pm
BREAK
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
WHS DAY 3 GENERAL SESSION - Bioengineering and Wound Healing
Moderators: Praveen R. Arany, DDS, PhD; Alan Wells, MD, DMSc
Speaker: Eric Brey, PhD; Heather Powell, MD; Ardeshir Bayat, AA/AS
4:30 pm - 4:45 pm
BREAK
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm
WHS Session L: WOUND HEALING FOUNDATION - 3M FELLOWSHIP LECTURE
Moderators: Laura K.S. Parnell, BS, MS, CWS; Veronica Haywood, PT
Speaker: Swathi Balaji, PhD
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
WHS BUSINESS MEETING
6:45 pm - 7:15 pm
WHS Session M: RAPID FIRE POSTER TALKS
Moderators: Timothy W. King, MD, PhD; Praveen R. Arany, DDS, PhD
7:15 pm - 8:45 pm
WHS AND SAWC SPRING POSTER GALA/AWARDS

DAY 4: FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2019
7:30 am - 9:00 am
INDUSTRY-SUPPORTED BREAKFAST SYMPOSIA
9:00 am - 9:15 am
BREAK
9:15 am - 10:15 am
WHS Day 4 GENERAL SESSION - NEW FRONTIERS IN FETAL WOUND HEALING
Moderators: Timothy W. King, MD, PhD; Adrian Barbul, MD
Speaker: Traci A. Wilgus, PhD; Kenneth W. Liechty, MD
10:15 am - 10:30 am
BREAK
10:30 am - 11:30 am
WHS SESSION N: CONCURRENT ORAL ABSTRACTS
11:30 am
WHS MEETING ADJOURNS
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
LUNCH WITH EXHIBITORS
Alamo
Cactus
River Walk
Spanish Tiles