Why RPB career development awards matter

Drs. Rajagopal and Margolis are featured in a new video released today thanking donors for supporting the RPB career development awards over the last 30 years. We would like to thank the RPB for supporting our young scientists over the years.  

Community Outreach: Vision Screener

Community Outreach: Vision Screener
In October 2019, Washington University School of Medicine, John F. Hardesty, MD Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences donated a Spot Vision Screener to Meramec Valley R-III (MVR-III) School District in Pacific, Missouri. The Spot Vision Screener will help the school district's Department of Student Health Services identify students with vision impairments.  Barb Heger; District […]

2019 AAO Alumni Reception

2019 AAO Alumni Reception
Thank you to all of our alumni who were able to attend our Alumni Reception this year! It was great to see everyone. Check out some pictures from our event below.   Add me to the alumni distribution list 

Dr. Vladimir Kefalov receives the 2019 Bressler Award

Dr. Vladimir Kefalov receives the 2019 Bressler Award
This weekend, Dr. Vladimir Kefalov received  the 2019 Bressler Award at the 2019 Alfred W. Bressler Vision Science Symposium and Pisart Seminar at the University Club of New York. Dr. Vladimir Kefalov is the recipient of the 2019 Bressler Prize, and Dr. Tiffany Schmidt is the 2019 Pisart Award honoree. “These two outstanding researchers, chosen […]

2019 Best Doctors in America

2019 Best Doctors in America
19 of our Ophthalmologists were listed as 2019 Best Doctors in America by St. Louis Magazine. Rajendra Apte, MD, PhD Anjali Bhorade, MD Steven Couch, MD, FACS Philip Custer, MD, FACS George Harocopos, MD Andrew Huang, MD, MPH Michael Kass, MD Anthony Lubniewski, MD Gregg Lueder, MD Todd Margolis, MD, PhD Rithwick Rajagopal, MD, PhD […]

Dr. Carla Siegfried induction into AOS

Dr. Carla Siegfried induction into AOS
Congratulations to Dr. Carla Siegfried on her induction into the American Ophthalmological society. The American Ophthalmological Society (AOS) is a medical society of ophthalmologists and the second oldest specialty medical society in the United States. It was founded in 1864 during the Civil War as the first specialty society in this country and just thirteen years after […]

International Scholar Ambassador

International Scholar Ambassador
Dr. Apte has been selected by the Chancellor to be the McDonnell International Scholar Ambassador to the University of Tokyo.

Ophthalmology Spring Update 2019

Ophthalmology Spring Update 2019
31st Annual Ophthalmology Spring Update Invited guest speakers  Elliot Sohn, MD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Director of Retina Fellowship at University of Iowa Jacque Duncan, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at University of California San Francisco. 13th Annual Michael A. Kass, MD Lecture presented by Pradeep Ramulu, MD, PhD, Professor of […]