The collaboration includes developing a web-based network of care providers, providing training and education, and pooling collective (de-identified) patient data and conduct multicenter prospective high impact research. The published scientific studies should be able to impact children around the world in the care of this cancer
The study will be conducted in 5 phases
All the identified data will be collected using a web-based database (eCancerCare).
Iksha foundation is a public charitable trust to focus on Retinoblastoma (eye Cancer) - to create awareness, to provide aid for its treatment and to support research to improve care of children with Retinoblastoma.
Arun D. Singh is Director of the Department of Ophthalmic Oncology in the Cole Eye Institute at Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.
email: ncrb [at] ikshafoundation [dot] org
Dr. Ashwin Mallipatna is in-charge of the Retinoblastoma Service at Narayana Nethralaya in
Dr. Brenda Gallie is the Director of the Retinoblastoma Program at the Hospital for Sick Children in
Helen Dimaras is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Ophthalmology & Vision Sciences in the University of Toronto.