2018 International Cohorts Summit, Durham, NC, USA

March 26 – 27, 2018, Durham, NC, USA

The International Cohorts Summit was conceived by the Heads of International Research Organizations (HIROs) group co-chaired by Jeremy Farrar of the Wellcome Trust and Francis Collins at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Approximately 100 individuals representing 60 cohort studies and 25 countries attended this first forum in Durham, North Carolina with the goal to enable leaders of large-scale longitudinal cohorts worldwide to share best practices, discuss data sharing, explore standards, discuss common challenges, and explore the potential for a large(r) collaborative sequencing strategy. Meeting presentations are found on the Genomic Medicine tab under Resources

Meeting Booklet

Meeting Summary

Executive Summary