Rosario Fernandez Godino, PhD
Retina Research / AMD
Pierce Lab / Ocular Genomics Institute
Dr. Rosario Fernandez Godino received her B.Sc from the Universidad Complutense of Madrid in Spain. Chari worked at the Spanish National Center for Cancer Research and the Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research before obtaining her Ph.D. in Genetics and Cellular Biology from the Universidad Complutense of Madrid in 2009.
Dr. Fernandez Godino studied putative mutations in rare diseases by Next Generation Sequencing Platforms as a postdoctoral researcher at the Medical Genome Project in Seville, Spain.
In November 2011, she joined the Ocular Genomics Institute, where she continues her postdoctoral research by studying the role of Complement System in age-related macular degeneration (AMD).