Insights from ASHG’s Annual Meeting: Day Two

G2MC News and Events Insights from ASHG’s Annual Meeting: Day Two During the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) 2023 Conference, our own Dr. Scott Sundseth, Program Director of the International Health Cohorts Consortium (IHCC), had the pleasure of interviewing Walter Wolfsberger, a scientist hailing from Ukraine. Walter is a primary member of a unique … Read more

Reporting from ASHG’s Annual Meeting: Day One

G2MC News and Events Reporting from ASHG’s Annual Meeting: Day One In November, our own Dr. Scott Sundseth, Program Director of the International Health Cohorts Consortium (IHCC), had the privilege of attending the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) 2023 Annual Meeting. It was an exciting opportunity for Scott to connect with some remarkable individuals … Read more

Response to the G7 Research Compact

G2MC News and Events Response to the G7 Research Compact The leadership of both the Global Genomic Medicine Collaborative (G2MC) and the International HundredK+ Cohorts Consortium (IHCC) wishes to express its strong support for the objectives put forth in the Research Compact from the latest G7 Summit in Cornwall, UK, that took place from June … Read more

Article Published in The Lancet Authored by Members of IHCC Leadership

IHCC News and Events Article Published in The Lancet Authored by Members of IHCC Leadership The International Hundred Thousand Plus Cohort Consortium: integrating large-scale cohorts to address global scientific challenges Teri A Manolio, Peter Goodhand, Geoffrey Ginsburg Large cohort studies involving hundreds of thousands of participants have been established or launched in several regions worldwide. … Read more

Announcing Recipients of 2020 IHCC Pilot Project Awards

IHCC News and Events Announcing Recipients of 2020 IHCC Pilot Project Awards The International 100K+ Cohorts Consortium (IHCC) is pleased to announce the recipients of funding for the 2020 IHCC pilot project awards. Four projects were selected to receive funding, with awards totaling $630,000 USD. Funding for these awards is made possible through the financial … Read more

IHCC and Wellcome Trust Release COVID-19 Questionnaire

IHCC News and Events IHCC and Wellcome Trust Release COVID-19 Questionnaire IHCC has partnered with Wellcome Trust to develop a COVID-19 Questionnaire that will allow countries to assess the impact of the pandemic on individuals and households. While researchers across the world are rushing to develop a vaccine and governments are battling to slow the … Read more

Thousands of people will help scientists to track the long-term health effects of the coronavirus crisis

IHCC News and Events Thousands of people will help scientists to track the long-term health effects of the coronavirus crisis Cohort studies that follow populations over the years have quickly pivoted to trace the physical, mental, and social consequences of COVID-19. The following article published in the scientific journal Nature highlights the involvement of IHCC … Read more