Thursday 1.45 pm-3.15 pmRoom 203 & 204
The gene hunters in glaucoma: finding nemo
Intro: finding glaucoma genes from human data
Anthony Khawaja (United Kingdom)
Discovering Glaucoma Genes from Laboratory Models
Subhabrata Chakrabarti (India)
The Clinical Application and Relevance of GWAS Studies
Conclusion: Working together for a common goal - the gene hunters united?
Janey Wiggs (United States)
Genes and glaucoma disease mechanisms
Eranga Vithana (Singapore)
Friday 3.45 pm-4.45 pmRoom 217
Integrating genetics into clinical practice
The future of genetics
Stuart MacGregor (Australia)
How do you find & motivate family members to seek care?
Annie Gibbins (Australia)
What genetics cause glaucoma & where can you get them tested?
Susie Williams (South Africa)
Considering age, type of glaucoma, and other factors to screen family members intelligently
Srinivasan Kavitha (India)
Practical tips about when and how to implement genetic screening in clinical practice
John Fingert (United States)