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The Stanford Ophthalmology 2020 Annual Report, "Vision Matters: Connecting the World" highlights the department's recent news and accomplishments. 

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News Stories

  • A global career path

    Byers Eye Institute at Stanford chief resident Malini Pasricha, MD, grew up in the United States, but whenever visiting her ancestral home in Rayavaram, Tamil Nadu, India, she was often struck by two major disparities: limited access to healthcare and minimal career opportunities for women.

  • Dr. Geoff Tabin selected for New York Times 2020 Holiday Impact Prize

    The Byers Eye Institute at Stanford University is proud to congratulate Geoff Tabin, MD, Fairweather Foundation professor of ophthalmology, and co-founder of the Himalayan Cataract Project, which has been selected as a winner of New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof’s 2020 Holiday Impact Prize, supported by Focusing Philanthropy.

  • Stanford Vision 2020

    2020 is a special year for Stanford Ophthalmology reflecting our goal of 20/20 vision for all. We invite you to learn how Stanford is accelerating science to achieve a future without blindness.

  • Updates on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

    University and health system leaders are working closely with government and public health agencies and continue to follow guidelines from the U.S. Department of State, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the World Health Organization.

  • Stanford Belize Vision Clinic (SBVC)

    Dr. Ann Caroline Fisher, Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, has opened the Stanford Belize Vision Clinic (SBVC) thanks to the generous donations and guidance of Dr. Don Listwin, founder of and the Canary Foundation, dedicated to early cancer detection.


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