The International Society for Stem Cell Application (ISSCA) promotes excellence in the field of Regenerative and Stem Cell Medicine. In more than 25 countries, the organization partners with academic centers and medical schools and assists members with education, publications and certifications. As a leader in the field of regenerative medicine, the ISSCA named Dr. Leslie Mesen, Director for Central America and the Caribbean. In his new role, Dr. Mesen will help the ISSCA to be:
- A central resource to the public and practitioners in the region for the practice and science of Regenerative Medicine
- Help set the standard for the credentialing in Regenerative Medicine through examinations and certifications
- Establish accepted treatment protocols and act as the central resource in Regenerative Medicine in Central America and the Caribbean.
As founder and CEO of both the Anti-Aging and Wellness Clinic and the Stem Cells Transplant Institute in Costa Rica, Dr. Mesen is an established and highly skilled physician. He is board certified in Anti-aging and Regenerative Medicine by the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine and continues to expand his knowledge by working with other leaders in the field of stem cell research in Latin America, the United States and South Korea.
The Stem Cells Transplant Institute uses adipose-derived autologous adult mesenchymal stem cells to treat debilitating diseases such as; multiple sclerosis, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, lupus and osteoarthritis. Dr. Mesen’s passion is driven by the bonds he builds with his patients while helping them to heal and achieve an improved quality of life. He will be a great asset to the ISSCA and the advancement of Regenerative Medicine in Central America and the Caribbean.