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May 8, 2020

8:30 AM EST
May 8, 2020
4:30 PM EST
Building 10, Masur Auditorium, NIH Campus
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20892 Register for the event

This event has been cancelled.

Speakers will include representatives from two NEI-led initiatives: (1) the Global Eye Genetics Consortium (GEGC), which was established in collaboration with Tokyo Medical Center to take a multifaceted approach to international research, training, and scientific exchange; and (2) eyeGENE®, a primarily U.S.-based network that has built a patient registry, biorepository, and genotype-phenotype database. Speakers at the NEI-hosted event will address research gaps such as the need to collect and openly share data from underrepresented populations, and lessons from GEGC and eyeGENE® programs.


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Last updated: March 13, 2020