Science Workshop

CRB1-Associated Inherited Retinal Diseases Forum

Saturday, November 12th, 2022, 11:00 am – 12:00 PM (EDT)

You are invited to a special meeting to discuss CRB1-associated inherited retinal diseases, hear updates in the research landscape, and to meet the new Foundation Fighting Blindness Science Advocacy Lead!
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Virtual event via Zoom

Columbia, MD


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Register by Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Hear from the following Foundation presenters:

  • Laura Fietta - Mother of a daughter with CRB1, Chair, International Division, Victory for Vision London, England.
  • Angela Bowman, PhD - Science Advocacy Lead. Angela will be interviewed by  Ben Shaberman, Vice President, Scientific Outreach.
  • Amy Laster, PhD - Senior Vice President, Science Strategy & Awards Program.
  • Jason Morris - Father of a son with CRB1, Board of Directors, Foundation Fighting Blindness, St. Louis, MO.

This meeting will also include a question-and-answer session with the following panelists:

Jason Menzo, CEO; Claire Gelfman, PhD; Rusty Kelley, PhD, MBA; Peter Ginsberg; Amy Laster, PhD; Ben Shaberman, Angela Bowman, PhD; Todd Durham, PhD.