Seattle Chapter Highlights

SYNOPSES OF PAST SPEAKER SERIES MEETINGS

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Fall Speaker Series
University of Washington School of Medicine
"The Healing Power of Sports" - Mark Bathum, Member, U.S. Paralympic Ski Team, 3 Time Medalist, Vancouver & Sochi Paralympics, Visually Impaired Skiing; Best Male Paralympic Athlete | Best of U.S., 2014 Sochi Paralympics; ESPN 2014 ESPY Nominee

"My Retina Tracker" - Christina Donatelli, Foundation Fighting Blindness

"Stem Cells and Retinal Disease: Progress and Prospects"
Thomas A. Reh, Ph.D., Professor of Biological Structure,

 

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Fall Speaker Series

University of Washington
Seattle, WA  98109

Speakers:
Karmen Trzupek, M.S., C.G.C.  Genetic Counselor at InformedDNA
Topic:"Genetics, Personalized: The Role of Genetic Counseling and Genetic Testing in Inherited Retinal Disease."

and

Jennifer R. Chao, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at University of Washington.
Topic: “ The Role of induced pluripotent stem cells or IPSCs in the latest research techniques”