The 2012 Spring CHARGE Investigator Meeting will be hosted by Vilmundur Gudnason from the Icelandic Heart Association, and Bruce Psaty from the Cardiovascular Health Study. Essential support for this meeting is provided by a CHARGE infrastructure grant from NHLBI (HL105756, Bruce Psaty, PI, "Gene discovery for CVD and aging phenotypes") as well as support from the NHLBI Division of Intramural Research.
CHARGE investigators and investigators collaborating with CHARGE Working Groups have been invited to attend. The meeting will include presentations by CHARGE Working Group investigators and CHARGE biostatisticians as well as several invited experts. A poster session will be included in the Reykjavik meeting, additional activities for this meeting includes a panel discussion of future analysis models, a review of progress by various CHARGE Working Groups, a session on the CHARGE-Sequencing grant, and development of plans for the future of CHARGE.
WHEN: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 2:00 PM - Friday, May 18, 2012 5:00 PM Greenwich Time
WHERE: Hilton Nordica Hotel, Sudurlandsbraut 2, Reykjavik, Iceland
RSVP: Friday, May 11, 2012