November 25, 2016 | Hernandez earns Fellow designation from the American Academy of Optometry. Elaime Hernandez, OD, FAAO, has earned the designation of Fellow from the American Academy of Optometry.
November 8, 2016 | November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month: Emory Eye Center Physicians Help Screen Grady Patients for Eye Disease. Diabetes affects more than 29 million Americans, making it a health concern for families everywhere. A common complication of diabetes is diabetic eye disease – a group of sight-threatening eye conditions that people with diabetes might develop.
October 27, 2016 | Emory Eye Center Physicians Help Lead Educational Efforts at AAO 2016. (ATLANTA) More than 20 Emory Eye Center physicians helped educate other providers at the American Academy of Ophthalmology's (AAO) annual conference in October. Three of Emory Eye Center's faculty members and one first-year resident were recognized at the American Academy of Ophthalmology's (AAO) annual conference in Chicago last week.
October 25, 2016 | American Academy of Ophthalmology Recognizes Emory Eye Center Physicians for Their Work. Three of Emory Eye Center's faculty members and one first-year resident were recognized at the American Academy of Ophthalmology's (AAO) annual conference in Chicago last week.
October 6, 2016 | Physicians Teach Each Other About Eye Cancers and Treatments. Physicians from multiple states gathered at Emory Eye Center on September 30 for the opportunity to learn more about eye cancers and possible treatments. The event, known as the SEOP (Southeastern Ocular Oncology/Pathology) conference, featured guest lecturer Bertil Damato, MD, PhD, FRCOphth, a professor of ophthalmology and radiation oncology and the director of ocular oncology with the University of California, San Francisco.
September 16, 2016 | Emory Eye Center Physicians Win Prestigious Book Award. Emory Eye Center physicians Valerie Biousse, MD, and Nancy Newman, MD, were awarded first prize in the neurology category of the 2016 British Medical Association (BMA) book awards. Their book, Neuro-Ophthalmology Illustrated, Second Edition, is an up-to-date, beautifully illustrated guide to help readers recognize a patient's signs and symptoms, localize pathology, develop a differential diagnosis and select a management strategy.
Sept. 12, 2016 | Emory Eye Center to Host Education Program for Pediatric Ophthalmologists. Pediatric ophthalmologists and other ophthalmic subspecialists will come together Sept. 16-17, 2016, for an opportunity to learn more about pediatric ophthalmology and to share cases from their own practices. The gathering, known as the Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Meeting of the Southeast (POSMS), will be sponsored by the Emory Eye Center and Emory University School of Medicine's Ophthalmology Department.
Sept. 1, 2016 | Emory Eye Center Again Earns a Spot in U.S. News & World Report's Healthcare Rankings. (ATLANTA) Emory Eye Center is again noted as a top ophthalmology center in the United States, according to the prestigious U.S. News & World Report guide to America’s top medical institutions.
August 26, 2016 | $3,023,456 Five-Year Award Announced by NEI for Emory Eye Center Vision Research. (ATLANTA) Emory Eye Center Director of Research P. Michael Iuvone, PhD, and his colleagues announced today the news of a first-year funding award of $624,000 for their “P30 Core Grant for Vision Research” proposal by the National Eye Institute (NEI), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
August 18, 2016 | Center to Host 6th Annual Southeastern Ocular Oncology/Pathology Seminar (SEOP) Emory Eye Center will host the sixth annual Southeastern Ocular Oncology/Pathology Seminar (SEOP) on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in the Eye Center’s Learning Resources Center, Calhoun Auditorium, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. »
July 18, 2016 | Nine Eye Center Physicians Named America’s Top Doctors® Nine Emory Eye Center ophthalmologists were selected from the Atlanta metropolitan region as America’s Top Doctors®. »
May 26, 2016 | Emory Eye Center Postdocs Honored at Emory Research Symposium Postdoctoral research scientists placed among the top honorees at 9th Annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium. »
May 25, 2016 | Top Southeastern U.S. Vision Research Scientists Gather for Symposium on Retinal Degeneration Emory Eye Center co-hosts with CVNR “AVRC Retinal Degeneration Symposium.” »
May 23, 2016 | Child Survivors of Eye Cancer Gather for RB Day Picnic The 18th Emory Eye Center Retinoblastoma (RB) Kids Day Picnic held on Saturday, May 7, 2016, in Decatur, GA. »
May 16, 2016 | Researchers Honored at 2016 ARVO Annual Meeting Emory Eye Center researchers were leading scientific contributors to this year's ARVO Annual Meeting. »
May 3, 2016 | $150,000 Gift from Alcon Foundation Establishes Global Ophthalmology Fellowship The Alcon Foundation pledges $150,000 to establish a Global Ophthalmology Emory (GO-E) Fellowship. »
Sept 19, 2016 | MIT Technology Review, 17 and Going Blind: The High Stakes of Getting into a Gene Therapy Trial.”
National Geographic Channel, Breakthrough “Fighting Pandemics.”
Ocular Surgery News, "Ebola virus poses threat of ocular complications during convalescence."
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