Scientific Committees

ASGCT's Scientific Committees are responsible for developing scientific symposia sessions presented at the Annual Meeting. The format of these sessions is determined through the guidance of the Program Committee co-chairs.

Volunteer for a Scientific Committee

Influence the very core of the ASGCT Annual Meeting by self-nominating or recommending another member for inclusion on ASGCT's scientific committees. 

Active Committees

Cancer Gene & Cell Therapy Committee

Develops scientific symposia for the ASGCT Annual Meeting in the field of cancer-related advancements in gene and cell therapy

Cardiovascular Gene & Cell Therapy Committee

Develops Annual Meeting symposia related to cardiovascular developments in gene and cell therapy.

Embryonic/Somatic Stem Cell and Tissue Engineering Committee

Develops Annual Meeting programming related to the advancement of embryonic and somatic stem cell and tissue engineering.

Gene & Cell Therapy of Genetic and Metabolic Diseases

Creates Annual Meeting program profiling the advancement of gene and cell therapy in the areas of genetic and metabolic diseases.

Genetic Vaccines Committee

Proposes Annual Meeting scientific symposia related to genetic vaccines.

Genome Editing Committee

Responsible for Annual Meeting scientific symposia related to genome editing.

Hematologic and Immunologic Gene and Cell Therapy

Develops Annual Meeting programming related to hematologic and immunologic gene and cell therapy.

Immune Responses to Gene & Cell Therapy

Responsible for scientific symposia focused on immune responses to gene and cell therapy.

Infectious Diseases and Vaccines Committee

Develops Annual Meeting scientific symposia focused on infectious diseases and vaccines in relation to gene and cell therapy.

Musculo-Skeletal Gene & Cell Therapy

Develops scientific symposia for the Annual Meeting highlighting gene and cell therapy for musculo-skeletal disorders.

Nanoagents & Synthetic Formulations Committee

Develops Annual Meeting programming related to nanoagents and synthetic formulations.

Neurologic & Ophthalmic Gene & Cell Therapy

Creates Annual Meeting symposia on gene and cell therapy for neurologic and opthalmic disorders.

Oligonucleotide and RNAi Therapeutics

Responsible for creating Annual Meeting scientific symposia on oligonucleotide and RNAi therapeutics.

Physical Delivery, Therapeutics & Vector Development

Creates Annual Meeting scientific symposia related to physical delivery, therapeutics, and vector development.

Respiratory & GI Tract Gene & Cell Therapy Committee

Responsible for the creation of Annual Meeting programming on gene and cell therapy for respiratory and GI tract disorders.

Stem Cell Committee

Develops scientific symposia for the Annual Meeting focused on advancements in stem cell technology.

Tissue Engineering Committee

Develops Annual Meeting scientific symposia focused on tissue engineering.

Viral Gene Transfer Vectors Committee

Develops Annual Meeting scientific symposia focused on the transfer of therapeutic genetic materials through viral vectors.

Standing Committees

Check out ASGCT's standing committees, which direct programming and initiatives outside the Annual Meeting.

2021

ASGCT 24th Annual Meeting

May 12-15, 2021