The transMed kick-off meeting was successfully held on 4th to 5th December 2017 in the premises of the Tübingen Institute for Ophthalmic Research. During the meeting, representatives from partners and partner organisations presented their institutions and companies.
The up-coming transMed educational courses and supervision arrangements for transMed fellows, as well as future dissemination activities were discussed. Furthermore, recruitment procedures were debated, and general rules set up. The detailed planning of the next consortium meeting to be held in September in Lund, Sweden received particular attention.