2018 News Stories

  • Stanford Ophthalmology research team selected for important study funded by the National Eye Institute (NEI)

    The NEI is funding five research team studies focused on developing new models for eye diseases through the NEI’s Audacious Goals Initiative for Regenerative Medicine, and seeks to take innovative therapies from creation to clinic.

  • Clinical and Basic Research Advances

    Sept 2017: Kudos to Heather Moss, MD, PhD, assistant professor of ophthalmology, collaborating with faculty at University of Illinois Chicago, on their National Eye Institute R21 grant, focused on understanding (and one day preventing) perioperative vision loss.

  • Project Baseline Celebrates One Year Anniversary

    Dr. Joyce Liao is the lead Stanford ophthalmology investigator for Project Baseline, a very important prospective population health study sponsored by Verily/Google, which just celebrated its one year anniversary of recruitment.

  • OIS Lifetime Innovator Award

    Friends and colleagues salute the career and contributions of Mark S. Blumenkranz, MD, MMS, the HJ Smead Professor Emeritus and director of the Ophthalmic Innovation Program. Dr. Blumenkranz was the recipient of the OIS Lifetime Innovator Award at the OIS@ASRS meeting in Boston.

  • McCormick and Gabilan Faculty Awards

    The annual McCormick and Gabilan Faculty Awards provide research/project funding to junior faculty women for career advancement, or to junior faculty men or women who support the advancement of women in medicine through research.