Women in Eye and Vision Research Luncheon

May 4, 2020 | Baltimore, Md.

Women in Eye and Vision Research Luncheon

The ARVO 2020 Annual Meeting and the WEAVR Luncheon has been canceled. Communication will be forthcoming to sponsors and ticketholders regarding options related to payments. Thank you for your patience.

Join over 500 of your colleagues for a networking lunch during the ARVO Annual Meeting in support of women in eye and vision science. All are welcome to attend.

12th Annual WEAVR Luncheon
Monday, May 4, 2020
1:15 - 2:45pm
Hilton Baltimore Inner Harbor - Holiday Ballroom (connected to the Baltimore Convention Center)
Baltimore, Md.

Luncheon speaker:

From bench to bedside to biotech company: Merging discovery and entrepreneurship in the field of gene therapy
Katherine A. High, MD
Co-founder and former president, Spark Therapeutics
Professor emerita, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
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Event proceeds

All proceeds from the event benefit female scientists. Funds raised at the WEAVR Luncheon support travel grants and Developing Country Eye Researcher Travel Fellowships for female scientists to attend the ARVO Annual Meeting. Proceeds also underwrite the Women's Leadership Development Program.