Eyes on the prize: Funding resources for the international community

On-demand webinar

Numerous funding resources are available for international vision research projects, yet there are various challenges to finding out about these resources and successfully obtaining funding. Presenters in this webinar will discuss various international funding opportunities, the role of the foreign component in a successfully funded NIH grant, potential administrative issues and managing projects across different physical (time zones) and cultural perspectives.

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This webinar is hosted by the Global Members Committee and provided at no charge.


Adam MapaniAdam Mapani, MSc, BA, BSc
Honorary Clinical Teaching Fellow UCL Department of Clinical Ophthalmology and Nurse Consultant
Moorfields Eye Hospital, Medical Retina Department
London, UK 

Fabrice MannsFabrice Manns, PhD
Co-Director of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute’s Ophthalmic Biophysics Center, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Ophthalmology, University of Miami
Miami, FL 

Gyan PrakashGyan ("John") Prakash, PhD, MBA
Associate Director, International Programs
NIH National Eye Institute
Bethesda, MD 


Berthold SeitzBerthold Seitz, MD
Professor and Director of the Department of Ophthalmology
Saarland University Medical Center
Homburg, Saarland, Germany 


Kate KellerKate E. Keller, PhD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine,
Oregon Health Sciences University
Portland, Oregon 

 Ester Carreno Ester Carreño, PhD, MD
Hospital Universitario Fundacion Jimenez Diaz
Madrid, Spain


 Ashik Mohamed Ashik Mohamed, MBBS, MTech, PhD,
MAMS Head, Ophthalmic Biophysics, LV Prasad Eye Institute
Hyderabad, India