Faculty members at the Emory Eye Center have been asking themselves a critical questions: In a world of competing priorities, how do we focus our research efforts? Which research projects stand at the top of the list, and why?
First-grader Holly Slavin stopped reading, something she normally loved. It aroused no real concern, as her family was on Christmas vacation with lots of other distractions. Only later did Holly's mother put together the hints that something was wrong with her daughter's eye.
Director of Research P. Michael Iuvone has published a new book, The Retina and Circadian Rhythms (Springer, 2014) that gives a comprehensive review of retinal circadian rhythms and their roles in photoreception and visual function.
Timothy W. Olsen received the Visionary Award from Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) during its spring “For the Love of Sight” event in Washington, D.C. The honor was given for his longstanding commitment to helping patients with eye diseases.