Chapters - Americas

Upcoming Chapter Meetings

December 2014

  • 2014 TERMIS-AM: Washington, DC
    Conference Dates: December 13-16, 2014
    Conference Chair: John Fisher, PhD
    Conference Program Chair: Jennifer Elisseeff, PhD

December 2016

  • 2016 TERMIS-AM Conference
    Conference Dates: December 2016
    Conference Location: San Diego, CA
    Conference Chairs: Anthony Ratcliffe, PhD; Robert Sah, PhD; and Bill Tawil, PhD

December 2017

  • 2017 TERMIS-AM Conference
    Conference Dates: December 2017
    Conference Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
    Conference Chair: Anthony Atala, MD
    Conference Program Chair: Shay Soker, PhD

TERMIS-Americas Continental Council

TERMIS-Americas Bylaws

TERMIS-Americas Committees

Solicitation of proposals to host the 2017 TERMIS-AM Chapter Conference

The TERMIS-AM Council and TERMIS-AM Meetings Committee would like to announce the solicitation of proposals to host the 2017 TERMIS-AM Chapter Conference.

If you are interested in hosting the 2017 TERMIS-AM conference, please submit your request to Sarah Wilburn at You will be provided with a meeting host form that asks detailed questions about the meeting organizers, location/venue, program, and meeting financials. When proposals are submitted, they are reviewed and selected by the TERMIS-AM Meetings Committee and approved by the TERMIS-AM Council.

The deadline for submitting proposals for the 2017 TERMIS-AM conference is Thursday, July 31, 2014.

To request a meeting host application form or a sample meeting contract, please contact Sarah Wilburn at or by telephone at +1 (925) 362-0998.

TERMIS-Americas Thematic Working Interest Groups (TWIGs)

The objectives of the TWIGs are:

  1. to give all members of TERMIS-AM an opportunity to participate more directly in the life of the society
  2. to provide support for programming in specific domains . this is important as the society grows in numbers of members and breadth of topics
  3. to provide an opportunity to learn the workings of a professional society with the goal of readying talented, motivated individuals for leadership roles in TERMIS-AM and TERMIS International
  4. to address new and emerging areas impacting tissue engineering and provide a platform to introduce these areas into our meeting

TWIGs Guidelines

List of TWIGs

Sign Up Sheet

The Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM) is a Washington, DC-based multi-stake-holder advocacy organization that promotes legislative, regulatory and reimbursement initiatives necessary to facilitate access to life-giving advances in regenerative medicine. ARM also works to increase public understanding of the field and its potential to transform human healthcare, providing business development and investor outreach services to support the growth of its member companies and research organizations. Prior to the formation of ARM in 2009, there was no advocacy organization operating in Washington, DC to specifically represent the interests of the companies, research institutions, investors and patient groups that comprise the entire regenerative medicine community. Today ARM has more than 150 members and is the leading global advocacy organization in this field. To learn more about ARM or to become a member, visit

Stem Cell Meeting on the Mesa
Conference Dates: October 7-9, 2014
Conference Location: La Jolla, CA
Conference Organizers: Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM), California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) and Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine

TERMIS-Americas 2010 Orlando Conference Abstract Database

TERMIS-Americas Chapter Meetings

  • 2013 TERMIS-Americas: Atlanta, GA
    Conference Location: Hyatt Regency Atlanta
    Conference Dates: November 10-13, 2013
    Conference Chair: Robert Guldberg, PhD
    Conference Program Chair: Todd McDevitt, PhD
  • TERMIS-Americas 2011
    Houston, Texas
    December 11-14, 2011
    Meeting Chair: Dr. Antonios Mikos
  • TERMIS-Americas 2010
    Orlando, Florida
    December 5-8, 2010
    Hilton in the Walt Disney World Resort
    Meeting Chair: Dr. Anthony Atala
  • TERMIS-Americas 2008
    San Diego, California
    December 6-10, 2008
    Hyatt Regency La Jolla
    Meeting Chair: Dr. Anthony Ratcliffe, Dr. Robert Sah and Dr. Bill Tawil
  • TERMIS-Americas 2007
    Toronto, ON, Canada
    June 13-16, 2007
    Westin Harbour Castle
    Meeting Chair: Dr. Michael Sefton and Dr. Molly Shoichet

TERMIS-Americas Conference Program