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Preserving vision through genetics


Key Staff eyeGENE®

Project Officer

Santa Tumminia, PhD
santa.tumminia@nih.gov

Principal Investigator

Brian Brooks, MD, PhD
brian.brooks@nih.gov

Coordinating Center

Health Science Program Manager
Kerry Goetz, MS
kerry.goetz@nih.gov

Technical Laboratory Manager
Melissa Reeves, MS, MB(ASCP)CM
melissa.reeves@nih.gov

Coordinator
Ryan Cohen, BS
ryan.cohen2@nih.gov

Genetic Counselor
Delphine Blain, ScM, MBA, CGC
delphine.blain@nih.gov

eyeGENE® Laboratory

CLIA Director
Xinjing Wang, MD, PhD
xinjing.wang@nih.gov

Senior Laboratory Technician
Vida NDifor, MS
vida.ndifor@nih.gov

Laboratory Technician
Alexandra Garafalo
alexandra.garafalo@nih.gov

Laboratory Technician
Rebecca Parrish, MS
rebecca.parrish@nih.gov

Laboratory Technician
Annette Yim
Annette.yim@nih.gov

Clinical Review Team

Brian Brooks, MD, PhD
brian.brooks@nih.gov
Catherine Cukras, MD, PhD
catherine.cukras@nih.gov
Benedetto Falsini, MD
benedetto.falsini@nih.gov
Brett Jeffery, PhD
brett.jeffrey@nih.gov
Catherine Meyerle, MD
catherine.meyerle@nih.gov
Wadih Zein, MD
wadih.zein@nih.gov

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