Voor Nederlands, zie onderaan… Save the date! The EGRET+ consortium welcomes you all to the closing symposium of EGRET+ on December 12th, 2019 in Groningen. During this symposium we’ll present, from different disciplines (a.o., genetics, psychophysics, neuroimaging and epidemiology), our results and latest developments towards accomplishing this aim. Register here (participation is free of charge, lunch […]
Gratulations to Shereif Haykal (UMCG), his first EGRET+ manuscript entitled “Fixel-Based Analysis of Visual Pathway White Matter in Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma” got accepted for publication in the Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science. A summary of the publication and a link to the full article can be found here.
=== VOOR NEDERLANDS, ZIE ONDERAAN === The EGRET+ GLAUCOOM EVENING, held on June 25th 2019, has been a great success! About 50 people (patients, their relatives or others interested) attended this meeting, which gave them a heads-up about the latest glaucoma research on glaucoma by the EGRET+/EGRET-cofund researchers. Click here if you want to read […]
Gratulations to Stephen Kelly (CITY), his second EGRET+ manuscript entitled “Evaluating the Impact of Uveitis on Visual Field Progression Using Large-Scale Real-World Data” got accepted for publication in the Americal Journal of Ophthalmology. A summary of the publication and a link to the full article can be found here.
EGRET+ en EGRET organiseren de “Groninger Glaucoom Avond” De Groninger Glaucoom Avond zal plaatsvinden in het UMCG op 25 juni 2019, van 18:30 tot 22:00. Tijdens deze avond zal er meer informatie worden gegeven over EGRET, zal er een lezing zijn van prof. Nomdo Jansonius en zijn er verschillende workshops waar u zich voor kunt […]
Congratulations to Konstantinos Papellis (UMCG), his first EGRET+ manuscript entitled “Quantification and Repeatability of Vessel Density and Flux as Assessed by Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography” got accepted for publication in the Translational Vision Science & Technology. A summary of the publication and a link to the full article can be found here.
“Training Workshop 6” This workshop will primarily focus on two skills courses: Business Course Part 1 and Grant Writing Part 2. During the Business Course course Nadine Schmieder Galfe, from Eurogrant, will teach the fellows the basic concepts of Business Modelling and how to make a Business Canvas. During the Grant Writing Part 2, the fellows will […]
Gratulations to Stephen Kelly (CITY), his first EGRET+ manuscript entitled “Does eye examination order for standard automated perimetry matter?” got accepted for publication in the Acta Ophthalmologica. A summary of the publication and a link to the full article can be found here.
“Training Workshop 5” This workshop will primarily focus on two skills courses: Career Planning and Grant Writing Part 1. During the Career Planning course Fransis Bosch, from the Talent and Career Center, will discuss important considerations regarding planning a future career with the ESRs. During the Grant Writing Part 1, Prof. Frans Cornelissen and Marie-José van Tol will […]
The EGRET cofund took part in a 4 day workshop in London to discuss statistics in ophthalmology and current research in the field. See the article written by the Crabb Lab from City, the University of London here.
“Glaucoma and Statistics” During this workshop, fellows will be trained and educated on how to perform statistics in glaucoma research. Furthermore, a meet and greet with Heidelberg Engineering, a high-tech imaging solutions company which designs, manufactures, and distributes diagnostic instruments for eye care professionals, is planned. The fourth EGRET+ workshop will be held from the […]
“Sensory biophysics and diagnostics; genetics of glaucoma” During this workshop, fellows will be trained and educated on the auditory and visual biophysics and diagnostics, as well as the molecular genetics and genetic epidemiology of glaucoma. Furthermore, a visit to one of our partner organisations Johnson & Johnson Vision (formerly known as Abbott Medical Optics and […]
“Human visual system pathophysiology – advances in research, diagnostics & therapy” During this workshop, fellows will be trained and educated on structural and functional MRI, VEP, EEG measurements in relation to assessing the visual system in health and disease. The second EGRET+ workshop will be held from the 3rd – 6th of March 2017 in […]
“Visual system physiology & Introduction to the many faces of glaucoma and neurodegeneration” During this first workshop, fellows will get taught in the physiology of the visual system, glaucoma, ageing visual system, neurodegeneration. Measurement practices will acquaint fellows with ophthalmic measurements such as intraocular pressure, contrast sensitivity, visual acuity, perimetry, OCT. The first EGRET+ workshop […]