2022 News Stories
Medical Student Awarded RPB Research Fellowship
Monica Sophia Diaz-Aguilar, a medical student at Rush University Medical College, has been awarded a $30,000 RPB Medical Student Eye Research Fellowship from Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB).
Dr. Wendy Liu: RPB Award Recipient
Wendy Liu, MD, PhD, assistant professor of ophthalmology, was granted a $350,000 Career Development Award from Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) to support eye research.
Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium Registration Open
Women in Ophthalmology is pleased to invite you to attend our 2022 Summer Symposium, which will take place at Portola Hotel & Spa in Monterey, California, August 25-28, 2022.
Kicking off Stanford’s SIGHT Glaucoma Registry
Stanford Ophthalmology is leading a pacesetting effort to uncover new glaucoma biomarkers, a key challenge to discovering new breakthroughs in fighting the blinding disease.
The Risk of Ignoring Signs of Retinal Damage
It may begin as a few dark specks or wavy lines floating across the field of vision, or lightning-like flashes in the corner of the eye…
Multidisciplinary team develops new CRISPR platform for gene therapy
Gene therapy, in conjunction with the disruptive technology called Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats (CRISPR), has the potential to revolutionize the treatment of previously incurable eye diseases.