Dr. Sophia Millington-Ward

Our Retina International World Congress (RIWC24) takes place from the 5th – 8th June 2024 in the Dublin Royal Convention Centre, in the heart of Dublin city centre.

Our Scientific Committee has been working relentlessly to secure an impressive lineup of outstanding speakers to shed light on this research area so as part of our Meet the Speaker series, we are delighted to announce one more distinguished speaker.

Dr. Sophia Millington-Ward is a Research Fellow, Genetics at the School of Genetics and Microbiology, Trinity College Dublin.

We are delighted to have Dr Sophia Millington-Ward with us at the Retina International World Congress on Friday, June 7, 10:30-10:45 AM, presenting on ‘Retinal degenerations – elucidating genetics architecture and exploring gene therapies.’ on behalf of the Prof. Jane Farrar laboratory.

Image description: Headshot of Dr. Sophia Millington-Ward on a blue background image. Text: Retina International World Congress. Dublin Royal Convention Centre, Dublin, Ireland. RIWC24. DUBLIN: Targeting the Cure. JUNE 5-8, 2024. Dr. Sophia Millington-Ward, Research Fellow, Genetics School of Genetics and Microbiology, Trinity College Dublin (TCD). At the bottom of the image, there are the Fighting Blindness and Retina International logos.

You can now listen/watch back what Dr Sophia Millington-Ward told us about her research in the Prof. Farrar lab and the role that Fighting Blindness funding has played in helping them to advance their work.

Stay tuned for more updates as we draw closer to this incredible gathering of the latest scientific research and innovation, set to take place in June 2024!

You can find more information about the research conducted in Prof. Farrar’s lab here.