For the ITN2018 #StarT we have 1 PhD position available in the Radboudumc Nijmegen, with prof Frans Cremers. Interested to be part of an European Training Network that gives the next generation of European vision researchers unparalleled opportunities to be trained by a consortium of European vision research groups excelling in genomics, transcriptomics, functional genomics, bio-informatics, genome editing, stem cell biology, animal disease models, and therapy development; and addresses the knowledge gaps to diagnosing, understanding and treating Stargardt disease using innovative approaches related to the aforementioned disciplines?
Apply now! https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/467487
New paper out. Not only a landscape but also landmark paper on missing genetic variation of ABCA4 in recessive retinal disease. Useful for other unsolved recessive diseases.
Fighting Blindness is delighted to announce their Retina 2019 Scientific Programme will take place on Friday, November 15, 2019. Retina 2019 brings together top international and Irish researchers and clinicians in the global effort to find treatments and cures for conditions causing vision impairment and blindness. The day will include breakfast briefings, plenary discussions, poster sessions, short talks by our Young Investigators, patient perspectives and more.
Date: Friday, November 15, 2019
Time: 8:00am – 6.00pm
Location: Davenport Hotel, 8-10 Merrion Street Lower, Dublin 2.
Tickets for Retina 2019 can be purchased via www.retina.ie.
Fighting Blindness are also now accepting abstracts for poster displays and/or short talks. They welcome submissions across the wide spectrum of retinal disease and they can cover all aspects of the R&D pathway. Submissions can be made on the Retina website https://retina.ie/submit-your-abstract/
The profiles of our PhD fellows are now online!
5 PhD positions are still available! Please check out these interesting job offers.
Deadline: March 15, 2019, 17:00 CET
The deadline for applying for the 14 PhD positions December 10, 17:00 CET has passed. In case not all positions will be filled, a second round will be initiated and announced on this website.
Our Marie Curie Innovative Training Network ‘StarT’ to diagnose, understand and treat inherited blindness is online!
We're hiring brilliant PhD fellows! Please check out our job offers