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September 2021 Newsletter
Feature Story: How Research and Cutting-Edge Clinical Techniques Saved a Woman’s Sight
Dr. Benjamin Xu and his laboratory are leaders in the mission to improve the care of patients with angle closure glaucoma. Learn how his research and clinical expertise helped save the vision of a woman who suddenly lost her sight during an acute angle closure attack.
Dr. Biju Thomas has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor of Research Ophthalmology.
Dr. Gloria Chiu has taken on a new role as moderator for the National Keratoconus Foundation Evening Webinar Series. These webinars take place once every other month and are designed for keratoconus patients, but anyone is free to attend. Those interested can sign up throughhttps://nkcf.org/
Awards and Grants
Brian Toy, MD, received an NIH/NEI K23 Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award
Project Title: Health Disparities in the Development, Persistence, and Progression of Uveitis and Ocular Inflammation in the United States