CLOSING SYMPOSIUM OF OUR PARTNER ITN EGRET-plus

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Voor Nederlands, zie onderaan…

Save the date! EGRET-plus, the to EGRET parallel running research program,  welcomes you all to their closing symposium of EGRET+ on December 12th, 2019 in Groningen. During this symposium they’ll present, from different disciplines (a.o., genetics, psychophysics, neuroimaging and epidemiology), their results and latest developments towards accomplishing this aim.

Register here (participation is free of charge, lunch is included!). More information about the program and the location will follow.

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Save the date! EGRET-plus, het aan EGRET parallel lopende onderzoeksprogramma, nodigt jullie van harte uit voor het afsluitende symposium van EGRET+ op 12 December 2019 in Groningen. Tijdens het symposium zal er vanuit verschillende disciplines (o.a. de genetica, psychofysica, neuroimaging en epidemiologie) de resultaten en laatste ontwikkelingen betreffende dit doel worden gepresenteerd.

Registreer hier (deelname is gratis, lunch is inbegrepen!). Meer informatie betreffende de locatie en het programma volgt.

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REPORT EGRET GRONINGER GLAUCOOM AVOND

=== 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 a report, by Theone Joostenz, on this Glaucoom Avond.

De EGRET+ GLAUCOOM EVENING, op 25 Juni j.l., was een groot succes! Zo’n 50 mensen (zowel patients, hun naasten als andere geinteresteerden) waren bij deze meeting aanwezig en gaf hun zo een overzicht van het glaucoom onderzoek dat door EGRET+/EGRET-cofund onderzoekers wordt uitgevoerd. Klik hier als voor het verslag van deze Glaucoom Avond, geschreven door Theone Joostenz.

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EGRET+ GRONINGER GLAUCOOM AVOND

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 opgeven. Aan het einde van de avond zal er een panel van experts zijn die vragen die u heeft kunnen beantwoorden, over glaucoom of wetenschappelijk onderzoek bij de afdeling Oogheelkunde van het UMCG.

 

Klik hier om u in te schrijven!Glaucoma Evening-final-1

publications

Another manuscript accepted for publication!

Gratulations to Asterios Chrysou, his first EGRET manuscript entitled “Retinal layers in Parkinson’s disease: A meta-analysis of spectral-domain optical coherence tomography studies” got accepted for publication in the Parkinsonism and Related Disorders.

A summary of the publication and a link to the full article can be found here.

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EGRET Trainingsworkshop 6: Clermont Ferrand (FR, early 2019)

“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 receive feedback on their Grant Application Abstracts and will be prepared and and instructed on how to write a full Grant Application.

The fifth EGRET workshop will be held from the 1st – 4th of April 2019 in Clermont Ferrand (FR) as an integrated training event with EGRET-plus program. For the full program of the workshop, please click here.

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Another manuscript accepted for publication!

Gratulations to Allison Loiselle, her first EGRET manuscript entitled “Noninvasive intracranial pressure assessment using otoacoustic emissions: An application in Glaucoma ” got accepted for publication in the PLoSONE.

A summary of the publication and a link to the full article can be found here.

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EGRET Trainingsworkshop 5: Groningen (NL, late 2018)

“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 introduce the ‘How to’s’ and share their experiences on successful writing grant applications.

The fifth EGRET workshop will be held from the 19th – 22nd of November 2018 in Groningen (NL) as an integrated training event with EGRET-plus program. For the full program of the workshop, please click here.

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EGRET’s first manuscript accepted for publication!

Gratulations to Nigus Asefa (UMCG) and Anna Neustater (UMCG), their first EGRET manuscript entitled “Heritability of glaucoma and glaucoma-related endophenotypes: systematic review and meta-analysis protocol ” got accepted for publication in the Britisch Medical Journal Open.

A summary of the publication and a link to the full article can be found here.

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EGRET-cofund Advanced Course and Trainingsworkshop 4: London (NL, early 2018)

“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 plannend.

The fourth EGRET-cofund workshop will be held from the 27th - 29th of March 2018 in London (UK) as an integrated trainings event with EGRET+ program. For the full program of the workshop, click here.