American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians: An Interview with Dr. A.J. Farshchian

by | Jan 2, 2024 | Featured, Issue 174, Medical Specialists | 0 comments

The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians (AASCP) is a professional organization dedicated to the advancement of research, education, and clinical applications in the field of regenerative medicine and stem...

The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians (AASCP) is a professional organization dedicated to the advancement of research, education, and clinical applications in the field of regenerative medicine and stem cell therapies. Founded by medical professionals passionate about exploring the potential of stem cells, the AASCP serves as a platform for collaboration, knowledge exchange, and ethical practices within the realm of regenerative medicine. 


This year, its conference will be held February 9-11, 2024, and will feature dozens of workshops, keynote speakers and events for medical professionals interested in stem cell treatment and advancements. All are welcome to join the conference and learn more about what stem cell treatments can offer your practice, your health, and your patients.  



Objectives of AASCP 

The primary mission of the AASCP revolves around promoting the responsible use of stem cell-based therapies through education, training, and ethical guidelines. They focus on the following objectives: 


  1. Education and Training. The AASCP offers educational programs, seminars and conferences designed to update medical professionals on the latest advancements, ethical considerations, and best practices in stem cell therapy. 


  1. Research and Innovation. AASCP focuses on encouraging and supporting research initiatives aimed at understanding the mechanisms behind stem cell therapy and its potential applications in various medical conditions. 


  1. Ethical Guidelines. Establishing ethical standards and guidelines to ensure the safe and responsible application of stem cell treatments while safeguarding patient welfare. The workshops and keynote speakers for the conference focus on the most ethical manners to utilize stem cells and train your medical professionals on their use.  



AASCP Events and Initiatives 

Dr. A.J. Farshchian, Spokesperson and Founder of The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians, gave an extensive list of medical professionals who are expected to attend the conference in 2024:  


Dr. A.J. Farshchian, M.D. 

Dr. Frank Shallenberger, M.D.  

Dr. Joel Baumgartner, M.D. 

Dr. Warren Bleiweiss, M.D. 

Dr. Joseph Purita, M.D. 

Dr. Carlos Mercado,M.D. 

Dr. Gerald Harris, D.O.  

Dr. Leonid Macheret, M.D. 

Dr. Joseph Cleaver, M.D.  

Dr. Armando Pineda, M.D.  

Dr. Hans Richter, PhD 

Dr. William Clearfield, D.O. 

Patricia Lawson, MSED-PESI 


Medical professionals from all over the country will be in attendance to share their knowledge and expertise at the event. Over 3,000 doctors and medical professionals have attended over the years, receiving training and listening to keynote speakers.  


“The conference will take place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Miami on February 9-11, 2024. We will offer amazing presentations and hands-on workshops and expect to have between 22 to 25 exhibitors and around 150 attendees,” Dr. Farshchian said.  



The AASCP arranges diverse events, conferences, and workshops aimed at fostering the exchange of knowledge among professionals engaged in regenerative medicine. This conference primarily emphasizes showcasing scientific progress, deliberating on safety protocols, and handling regulatory facets to guarantee adherence to set benchmarks. Such events encompass scientific symposiums and forums that convene eminent specialists to explore the most recent innovations and hurdles within the discipline. 


This conference will center on discussing the progress in the development, manufacturing, and safe delivery of regenerative cell therapies. The AASCP emphasizes crucial considerations for physicians employing biologics in their practice, encompassing SVF, PRP, bone marrow, UCB, amniotic products, exosomes, xenografts, or peptides.  


“We are here to educate medical professionals about stem cell treatments and do so through this conference and research,” Dr. Farshchian said.  



Established as a non-profit organization, the AASCP aims to serve as an educational resource for medical professionals and the public concerning treatable physiological dysfunctions causing diseases. Its primary objectives are to advance research in regenerative medicine, including diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases. 


Each year, the conference is held in Miami for anyone interested in stem cell treatments and care or for regenerative medicine companies and nonprofits to table and share their own information with other medical professionals. This conference is an excellent networking opportunity as well as an educational opportunity that medical professionals seeking to expand their practice or try stem cell treatments should attend. The education shared by professionals is day-to-day treatment and research-based for all to hear and understand.  


The American Academy of Stem Cell Physicians, AASCP, is a non-profit organization that boasts of advancing knowledge and research in the development of therapeutics in regenerative medicine. To get tickets, apply for a table, or find more information about the AASCP and their conference, visit their website or social media. 


Riley George

Riley George