2017-2018 Heed Fellows

March 22, 2017

Five Ophthalmology residents have been selected for 2017-2018 Heed fellowships by the Heed Ophthalmic Foundation and the Society of Heed Fellows. This accounts for nearly 25% of of all awarded Heed fellowships this year. Congratulations to:

Elizabeth Rossin appointed AY 2018-2019 Chief Resident

Elizabeth Rossin appointed AY 2018-2019 Chief Resident

February 1, 2017

Elizabeth (Lizzy) Rossin, MD, PhD, currently a second year resident, has been selected Chief Resident and Director of the Mass. Eye and Ear Eye Trauma Service for the academic year 2018-2019. In this vital role, Dr. Rossin will oversee one of the busiest ocular trauma centers in the country and serve as teacher and mentor to the Department’s cadre of 24 residents. In addition to her clinical responsibilities, Dr.

headshot of Upneet Bains

Upneet Bains named Simmons Glaucoma Fellow

December 13, 2016

Upneet Bains, MD, has been named the 2016-2017 Ruthanne and Richard Simmons Glaucoma Fellow in the Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology. This annual award was established in 2011 in recognition of two glaucoma physicians who were Harvard Ophthalmology graduates: the late Dr. Ruthanne Simmons and her father Dr. Richard Simmons, a generous supporter of Mass. Eye and Ear and the Ophthalmology educational program.  This award honors a legacy of academic excellence by providing funding to a glaucoma fellow at Harvard Ophthalmology.