ISGEDR 2021 Lausanne – Meeting Language

The ISGEDR 2021 Joint Meeting with EURbG, SGOF and ERN-EYE will be held in English, EXCEPT for the part of the programme ran by la Société de la Génétique Ophtalmologique (SGOF), which will be held in French only, on Friday 3 September 2021.

ISGEDR 2021 Lausanne – Faculty

Meeting organisers:

Prof Francis Munier, ISGEDR President & Local Organiser

Prof Isabelle Audo, SGOF President

Prof Guillermo Chantada, EURbG President

Prof Hélène Dollfus, Coordinator ERN-EYE

 

Invited Speakers:

Jules François Lecturers: Prof Jean Bennett & Prof Albert M. Maguire, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Robert Ellsworth Lecturer: Prof David H. Abramson, New York, NY, USA

Albert Franceschetti Lecturer: Prof Ian M. MacDonald, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

Prof Tomas Aleman, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Prof Alberto Auricchio, Naples, Italy

Prof Frans Cremers, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Prof Dominik Fischer, Oxford, Uk & Tübingen, Germany

Prof Caroline C.W. Klaver, Nijmegen & Rotterdam, The Netherlands & Lausanne, Switzerland

Prof Robert R Koenekoop, Montréal, Québec, Canada

Prof Guy Lenaers, Angers, France

Prof Botond Roska, Basel, Switzerland

Prof José A. Sahel, Paris, France & Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Prof Paul Sieving, Davis, CA, USA

Prof Stephen S. Tsang, New York, NY, USA

ISGEDR 2021 Lausanne – Preliminary Programme

ISGEDR 2021 Meeting Advance Program

Olympic Museum
Lausanne, Switzerland

September 2nd to 4th, 2021

Held jointly with the

European Group of Retinoblastoma (EURbG)
Société de Génétique Ophtalmologique Francophone (SGOF)
and European Reference Network dedi­cated to Rare Eye Diseases (ERN-EYE)

Thursday, September 2nd, 2021

  Auditorium
(200 Seats)
Salle Olympie
(50 Seats)

Session 1

8:00 – 9:00 hrs Coffee & Registration

EURbG Working Meeting

G. Chantada, A. Moll, M. Beck-Popovic

Schedule to be determined – Half Day

9:00 – 9:15 hrs

Welcome and Opening of the Joint ISGEDR/SGOF/EURbG/ERN-EYE Meeting

F. Munier, I Audo, G Chantada and H. Dollfus

9:15 – 10:00 hrs

Ophthalmic Genetics 1 – Free Papers

10:00 – 11:00 hrs

Ophthalmic Genetics 2 – Free Papers

11:00 – 11:30 hrs COFFEE BREAK AND VIEWING OF POSTERS
11:30 – 12:30 hrs

Ophthalmic Genetics 3 – Free Papers

12:30 – 13:30 hrs LUNCH (cocktail dinatoire)

Session 2

13:30 – 14:30 hrs

Introduction of the Jules Francois Lecturers – B.P. Leroy

 FRANÇOIS LECTURE – J. Bennett & A.M. Maguire

“Using learnings from RPE65gene therapy to advance treatments for other forms of congenital blindness”

14:30 – 16:00 hrs

Minisymposium

Gene Therapy (Nuclear Genes)

Organisers: I. Audo, H. Dollfus, B.P. Leroy

16:00-16:30 hrs COFFEE BREAK & VIEWING OF POSTERS 
16:30 – 18:00 hrs

Ophthalmic Genetics 4 = GREET Meeting by European Reference Network for Rare Eye Diseases (ERN-EYE) = Grand Rounds ERN-EYE Transnational Meeting in Rare Eye Diseases

Case Presentations

Moderators: I. Audo, E. Héon, E.I. Traboulsi, H. Dollfus, B.P. Leroy

18:00 – 20:00 hrs SWISS WINE TASTING & VISIT OF THE MUSEUM

ALL SESSIONS ARE TRANSMITTED VIRTUALLY AND RECORDED FOR LATER VIEWING BY MEETING REGISTRANTS AND ISGEDR MEMBERS

Friday, September 3rd, 2021

  Auditorium
(200 Seats)
Salle Olympie
(50 Seats)

Session 3

9:15 – 10:00 hrs

Retinoblastoma 1 – Survival and second cancers

SGOF Meeting & Business Meeting (Until 15.30 hrs)

I Audo, I Meunier, X Zanlonghi

10:00 – 11:00 hrs

Retinoblastoma 2 – Metastases

11:00 – 11:30 hrs COFFEE BREAK & VIEWING OF POSTERS
11:30 – 12:30 hrs

Retinoblastoma 3 – Interesting cases

12:30 – 13:30 hrs LUNCH – (cocktail dinatoire)

Session 4

13:30 – 14:30 hrs

Introduction of Robert Ellsworth Lecturer – F. Munier

ELLSWORTH LECTURE – D.H. Abramson

“Cell Free DNA in Retinoblastoma: What we know and what we don’t know in 2021”

14:30 – 15:30 hrs Minisymposium & Free papers – Liquid Biopsies
15:30 – 16:00 hrs

Special Lecture

“Retinal cell types as a basis for ophthalmology in the 21st century” – B. Roska 

16:00 – 16:30 hrs TEA & COFFEE & POSTER VIEWING
16:30 – 17:30 hrs

Retinoblastoma around the world – WHO (GICC program)

Global Retinoblastoma Outcome Study

D. Fabian, L. Desjardins, B. Gallie, L. Fernando Teixeira

Scientific & Medical Advisory Board Meeting ERN-EYE

H. Dollfus

17:30 – 18:00 hrs ISGEDR Business Meeting
18:30 hrs DEPARTURE FOR CRUISE & GALA DINNER  

 

ALL SESSIONS ARE TRANSMITTED VIRTUALLY AND RECORDED FOR LATER VIEWING BY MEETING REGISTRANTS AND ISGEDR MEMBERS

Saturday, September 4th, 2021 

 

Auditorium
(200 Seats)

Session 5 

9:00 – 10:00 hrs

Ophthalmic Genetics 4 – Ocular Malformations & Syndromes 

10:00 – 11:00 hrs

Ophthalmic Genetics 5 – Free papers 

11:00 – 11:30 hrs

COFFEE BREAK & VIEWING OF POSTERS 

11:30 – 12:30 hrs

Ophthalmic Genetics 6 – Free papers 

12:30 – 13:30 hrs

LUNCH – (cocktail dinatoire)

Session 6 

13:30 – 14:30 hrs

Introduction of Albert Franceschetti Lecturer – E.I. Traboulsi 

FRANCESCHETTI LECTURE – I. MacDonald

“Choroideremia – Lessons From research and Clinical Trials” 

14:30 – 15:00 hrs

Special Lecture

“Establishing a Successful Collaboration Between an Ophthalmic Genetics Service & a Molecular Ophthalmic Genetics Lab”

R.K. Koenekoop & F.P.M. Cremers 

15:00 – 16:00 hrs

Minisymposium

Gene Therapy for AMD – C. Klaver 

16:00 – 17:00 hrs

Minisymposium

Gene Therapy (Mitochondrial Genes) – G. Lenaers

17:00 hrs

MEETING ADJOURNS

 

ALL SESSIONS ARE TRANSMITTED VIRTUALLY AND RECORDED FOR LATER VIEWING BY MEETING REGISTRANTS AND ISGEDR MEMBERS

ISGEDR 2021 Lausanne – Sponsors

Sponsors

The content of this meeting is independent of commercial interests.

Any conflict of interest by the scientific organizers or the presenters will be disclosed in the related presentations, in the meeting proceedings, and on the meeting website. The International Society for Genetic Eye Disease & Retinoblastoma in addition wishes to thank the following sponsors who have generously supported the ISGEDR 2021 Lausanne Meeting:

1A Medical AG

Bayer Schweiz AG

Domedics AG

Genentech

Gensight

Metrovision

Novartis Pharma Schweiz

ProQR

SparingVision

Spark Therapeutics

Théa Phar­ma­ceu­ti­cals

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