ARVO 2019 Sunday Notes

The Vancouver Convention Center’s West Building A few words Similar to my article about the FFB Innovation Summit this post is a gathering of my notes from ARVO 2019. I will not be explaining topics, instead this is meant to be a reference for myself and others within the CRF. However I want these notes to be available to everyone since I think it is vitally important for those affected by disease to be invited into the discussion about research....

May 11, 2019 · 8 min · Peter Boone  · Source

2019 FFB Innovation Summit

Retinal Cell and Gene Therapy Innovation Summit The 6th annual Innovation Summit organized by the Foundation Fighting Blindness and the Casey Eye Institute at OHSU was packed with exciting research and over 300 attendees. The summit took place in Vancuover, CA on April 26 just before ARVO. I will highlight some research that was relevant to Choroideremia and a few notes on the work. Gene Therapy Safety of Luxturna – Dr....

April 27, 2019 · 9 min · Peter Boone  · Source

2018 CRF Special Interest Group

The second article I wrote about ARVO 2018. CRF Special Interest Group at ARVO 2018 The CRF organized and hosted a special session at the annual meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) to discuss Choroideremia. This special session, organized by CRF president Dr. Chris Moen, was attended by over 100 researchers and clinicians. The discussion featured a panel consisting of Dr. Jacque Duncan, Dr. David Birch, Dr....

April 24, 2019 · 4 min · Peter Boone  · Source

ARVO 2018

Preface I will be attending ARVO 2019 shortly, so here is my experience from the 2018 conference that I wrote last year. You can also read this article for more detailed notes on the special interest group the CRF sponsored at ARVO. ARVO 2018 The annual meeting of ARVO (the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology) took place in Honolulu, Hawaii from April 28 to May 3, and was attended by over 11,000 researchers and clinicians....

April 24, 2019 · 3 min · Peter Boone  · Source