Mitsukuni Yoshida receives Dr. Needleman Pharmacology Prize

We are excited to announce that Mitsukuni Yoshida was chosen to be this year’s Dr. Philip Needleman Pharmacology Prize winner for his thesis work. Mitsukuni is currently completing a research fellowship in Dr. Apte’s lab and mentored by Dr. Imai. The Dr. Philip Needleman Pharmacology Prize is given by the Department of Developmental Biology. Established […]

Dr. Jonathan Lin receives David A. Kipnis Award

Jonathan Lin, PhD from Dr. Apte’s lab, has been selected as a winner of the David M. Kipnis Award in Biomedical Sciences. “This award, which was established in honor of Dr. Kipnis, former Chair of the Department of Medicine and an advocate for basic research, is designed to identify MD/PhD (or PhD students in the […]

Maximizing quality of life in glaucoma

Quality-of-life issues have stepped into the spotlight for glaucoma, and ophthalmologists are learning how to incorporate new insights and tools into their clinical practice. A question-and-answer session at the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2019 annual meeting focused on a discussion of these issues. The discussion featured our own Dr. Bhorade!

Several residents match with top fellowship programs

Congratulations! Chief of Ophthalmic Eye Trauma James Liu, Avinash Honasoge, and Max Dixon matched at their top fellowship programs this week! James Liu, MD – Glaucoma – Duke University Avinash Honasoge, MD, PhD – Retina – The Retina Institute, St. Louis, MO Max Dixon, MD – Glaucoma – Washington University in St. Louis Congratulations to all who matched!