News and Announcements
Tune in on February 25 for a talk given by Dr. Teri A. Manolio, director of NHGRI’s Division of Genomic Medicine, G2MC NIH Liaison, and IHCC Co-Chair.
IHCC Co-Chair, Geoff Ginsburg, gave a Richard Doll Seminar this week on IHCC at the University of Oxford. The video of the talk can be viewed online.
Read all about the International Hundred Thousand Plus Cohort Consortium (IHCC) in an article, written by leaders of the IHCC, recently published in The Lancet.
IHCC members and invited guests are invited to join us virtually for a midyear working group meeting and workshop scheduled for November 9 & 11, 2020. Registration for the event is now open.
The International 100K+ Cohorts Consortium (IHCC) is pleased to announce the recipients of funding for the 2020 IHCC pilot project awards. A total of four projects will receive funding totaling $630,000 USD.
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. The survey is available for download and can be used by cohorts and organizations across the world, and particularly in low and middle income countries, to begin to provide insights into the impacts the pandemic.
Thousands of people will help scientists to track the long-term health effects of the coronavirus crisis
Cohort studies that follow populations over 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 towards this effort.