Emerging Hearing Medicines Landscape webinar

 

Hosted by Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult and London Advanced Therapies

Providing an introduction to the promise of cell and gene therapies for the treatment of hearing loss, and provide a forum for discuss the challenges and opportunities of this emerging therapeutic modality and its application for hearing loss.

Who should join?

Anyone interested in learning more about hearing drug discovery, or people working in regenerative medicine and interested in learning about new applications.

Will I be able to join if I have hearing loss? 

Yes, the webinar will be BSL-interpreted and scripted in real-time by a professional typist to enable people with hearing loss to join and interact with the live event.


15:30 Welcome and introduction
Dr Ralph Holme, RNID
Dr Sam Goldsmith, Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult
Dr Francesca Glibuich, London Advanced Therapies

15:40 Gene therapies for hearing loss
Prof Karen Avraham, Tel Aviv University

16:00 Cell therapies for hearing loss
Prof Marcelo Rivolta, Rinri Therapeutics and University of Sheffield

16:20 Panel discussion: What are the key opportunities and challenges for cell and gene therapies for hearing loss?
Prof Karen Avraham, Tel Aviv University
Prof Marcelo Rivolta, Rinri Therapeutics and University of Sheffield
Dr Francesca Glibuich, London Advanced Therapies
Dr Sam Goldsmith, Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult
Dr Mustafa Munye, Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult
Prof Robin Ali, KCL
Shahar Taiber, Tel Aviv University

17:00 Close