Brendan Creemer, Future Usher Syndrome Researcher

June 27th, 2016 by | Tags: | No Comments »


Brendan Creemer, age 17, who has Usher 1F, has been accepted and will attend SSTP (Secondary Student Training Program), a summer program at the University of Iowa for a five-and-a-half week research internship program for high schoolers interested in science. He will be studying and conducting research under the mentorship of faculty at the Wynn Institute for Vision Research (Dr. Edwin Stone’s lab) for gene editing and stem cell research to treat genetic blindness due to Usher Syndrome and other disorders.

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