Retina Foundation of Canada, it gives us great pleasure to introduce Dr. Gallie as the one of the recipients of the 2017 Senior Clinical Research Grant of the Retina Foundation of Canada.
The value of the research grant is $20,000 for their project titled, “Liquid Biopsy for non-invasive genomic analysis of ocular tumours”.
The Retina Foundation of Canada is a national organization dedicated to fighting retinal disease and preserving vision. Supporting the efforts of Canadian researchers, who are investigating retinal diseases, has been one of the early initiatives of the Foundation.
Congratulations Dr. Gallie, we look forward to your research project and future publications or presentations.
Can a Retinal Examination Provide Clues to a Person’s Risk of Stroke?
To provide an update on recent studies on the epidemiology of retinal microvascular signs
To discuss the relationship of retinal microvascular signs with risk of stroke, stroke subtypes and other cerebrovascular diseases
To discuss the potential application of retinal imaging for clinical prediction of stroke
Provost Chair Professor, National University of Singapore;
Vice-Dean, Office of Clinical Sciences, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School;
Group Director, Research, Singapore Health Services;
Senior Consultant Ophthalmologist, Singapore National Eye Centre;
Senior Principal Clinician-Scientist, Singapore
Professor Tien Y. Wong
Eye Research Institute
Date: Wednesday, May 21st
6:30 – 7:00: Reception
7:00 – 8:30: Conference and dinner
Where : Le Pois Penché Restaurant 1230, boul. De Maisonneuve O., Montreal
Please confirm your presence with Claudia Lachapelle at 514-237-8485
In compliance with the Rx&D Code of Conduct, this invitation is extended to health care
This program is supported in part by an educational grant from Novartis Canada Inc.
We are pleased to announce that great strides were made over the last year in achieving the Foundation’s two goals – supporting the education of retinal medical personnel and increasing public awareness of retinal diseases.
Grants and fellowships were made to three Canadians in several parts of Canada.
2012 has been a critical, exciting and fulfilling year for the Foundation!
It was our first full year of operations – earlier years were spent in building the very important legal and financial support systems. The foundation was now secure and it was time to start work on the infrastructure. Continue reading CHAIRMAN’S 2012 REPORT