11th Royan International E-Summer School
  • Date: 16-18 December 2020
  • Scientific Chairperson:

       Dr. Yaser Tahamtani (PhD)

  • Executive Director:

       Reza Moghiminasr (Msc)

Center for Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, Royan Institute, Tehran, Iran

Main Topics:

  1. Novel cell-based therapies for diabetes
  2. Bioengineering of pancreatic organoids
  3. Islet transplantation
  4. Genomics in diabetes
  5. Genetic models for diabetes
  6. Stem cells-derived beta cells
  7. Diabetes and Covid 19

Scientific Program:

Invited Speakers:

Dr. Hamid Reza Aghayan

Assistant Professor,

Cell Therapy and Regenerative Medicine Research Center,

Endocrinology and Metabolism Research,

Tehran University of Medical Sciences,


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Dr. Anne Grapin-Botton

Group Leader,

Anne Grapin-Botton Group,

Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics,


Dr. Pedro Herrera

Department of Genetic Medicine and Development,

Faculty of Medicine,

Faculty Center for Diabetes,

University of Geneva Medical Center,


Dr. Francis C. Lynn

Associate Professor,

Department of Surgery and School of Biomedical Engineering,


Dr. Drik Meyer

Group Leader

Drik Meyer Lab

Institute of Molecular Biology

University of Innsbruck


Dr. Mohammad Y. Vahidi

Department of Genetic,

Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences,

Yazd, Iran

Dr. Massoud Vosough


Head of Cell Therapy Specialized Services Center, Director of Reconstructive Medicine Research Group,

Royan Cell Science Research Center, ACECR,

Tehran, Iran


International Participants:

Registration Fee: 40 US $

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