DAY 1 GRC Dubai
Friday, 19 November, 2021
OPENS AT 12:00
Dubai – United Arab Emirates (GMT+4)


12:00 – 13:00

GRCongress 2021 Opening Ceremony

13:00 – 13:10


13:10 – 14:50

MODERATOR: Dr. Miguel Garber / Miomir Knezevic, PhD

Presentation: 20 minutes

Dr. Behnam Sadeghi, MD, PhD – “Decidua stromal cells (DSC) for the treatment of ARDS following Covid-19 infection”, Case series study

Dr. Garber Miguel – “Advance in heart regeneration. What’s new?”

Miomir Knezevic, PhD – “MSCs and advanced therapies – promises and reality”

Dr. Sairam Atluri – “Can MSCs cure Covid-19?” – virtual lecture

Dr. Himanshu Bansal – “Tips on PRP and stem cell application for clinics / in office”

Dr. Gehad ElBastawisy ​ – “Lymphocytes immunotherapy lit. Where we are now?”

QnA – 20 min.


14:50 – 18:50

MODERATOR: Prof. Dr. Tahsin Beyzadeoglu / Dr. Fabio Sciarretta

Presentation: 20 minutes

Prof. Dr. Tahsin Beyzadeoglu – “BMAC-PRF Application Combined with Microfracture for the Treatment of Symptomatic Cartilage Defects in the Knee”

Prof. Dr. Stefano Zanasi – “Bipolar biological tissue bank osteochondral allograft perfused by combined ADSCS and BMSCS for biological replacement implant arthroplasty of the patella-femural joint”

Prof. Dr. Murat Bozkurt – “Current treatment strategies for cartilage repair”

Short QnA – 10 min.

Dr. Bartolomei Bobojc – “Wharton Jelly’s MSCs for biological treatment of knee osteoarthritisrosis – is it an alternative instead of metal replacement?”

Dr. Alan Ivkovic – “One-step autologous minced cartilage technique for the treatment of knee joint chondral defects” – virtual lecture

Prof. Dr. Reha Tandogan “The Role of Orthobiologics in the Treatment of Subchondral Bone Lesions of the Knee” – virtual lecture

Coffee – 10 min.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wasim Khan – “Optimising MSCs for clinical orthopaedic applications by comparing different tissue sources”

Dr. Fabio Valerio Sciarretta – “Use of Adipose-Derived Orthobiologics for cartilage defects repair”

Dr. Dimitrios Tsoukas– “Adipose stem cells from knee liposuction for knee osteoarthritis” – virtual lecture

Dr. Ram Yaron “Application of Platelet-Rich Plasma in Shoulder Pathology”

QnA – 20 min.