AHP Newsgroup: TheHorse.com Presents a Free Webcast, "Stem Cell Therapy for Orthopedic Injuries"
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Monica Marrs
(859) 276-6835; mmarrs@BloodHorse.com
Lexington, Ky. – February 5, 2013- TheHorse.com will present “Stem Cell Therapy for Orthopedic Injuries," a free webcast on Thursday, February 7th, at 8 p.m. EST, sponsored by Vet-Stem, Inc. In this webcast, Ross Rich, DVM, PA-C, will share case studies from his eight years of experience and results using adipose (fat)-derived stem cells to treat orthopedic injuries in horses of varying disciplines. Attendees can submit questions to the experts during the live Q&A chat that accompanies the video.
Presenting this webcast event will be:
Ross Rich, DVM, PA-C, is the owner of Cave Creek Equine Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz., where he specializes in equine lameness, orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, performance problems, diagnostic imaging, regenerative medicine, and respiratory problems. He has used stem-cell therapy to treat orthopedic issues in horses since 2004.
Bob Harman, DVM, MPVM, is the founder and CEO of Vet-Stem, Inc., the first U.S.-based commercial veterinary stem cell company. In his role with the company, he is principal clinical development director of programs to bring stem-cell therapy to veterinary medicine. He’s been a frequent speaker at conferences in North America, Central America, Europe, and the Middle East. He has authored seven peer-reviewed publications on stem-cell therapy.
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