2020 Muse Prize Lecture
Muse Prize recipient Jean Bennett, MD, PhD, Director of the Center for Advanced Retinal and Ocular Therapeutics (CAROT) at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine presented "Seeing the Light from Retinal Gene Therapy: From Fantasy to Reality" on Wednesday, December 9th, 2020. You can view this presentation below.
Dr. Jean Bennett, is a physician-scientist with experience/expertise in molecular biology, vector development and gene therapy translational studies. Through her Center, the Center for Advanced Retinal and Ocular Therapeutics (CAROT) at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Bennett continues to develop gene-based therapies for other retinal degenerative diseases and to tackle some of the limitations of current gene therapy technologies. She mentors scientists and physicians at all career stages, serves on a number of advisory panels, and is an active member of non-profit patient-oriented foundations.