Awards

Daniel Diaz-Aguilar Awarded 2015 RPB Medical Student Eye Research Fellowship

November 23, 2015

Contact: Suzanne Day
suzanne_day@meei.harvard.edu 
617-573-3897 

BOSTON – The Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology has been granted a $30,000 Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) Medical Student Eye Research Fellowship for Daniel Diaz-Aguilar. This grant will allow Diaz-Aguilar to spend a year studying the mechanisms behind the advancement of age-related...

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Mass. Eye and Ear Receives Support from Research to Prevent Blindness

November 23, 2015

Contact: Suzanne Day
suzanne_day@meei.harvard.edu  
617-573-3897 

BOSTON – Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) has awarded several grants in 2015 to Massachusetts Eye and Ear and the Harvard Medical School (HMS) Department of Ophthalmology, which will support research on the causes, treatment, and prevention of blinding diseases.

RPB renewed the...

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Aubrey Gilbert Receves Fight for Sight-NANOS Research Award

Aubrey Gilbert Receves Fight for Sight-NANOS Research Award

November 18, 2015

Aubrey L. Gilbert (Boston Children's Hospital/Mass. Eye and Ear), a clinical fellow in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, received the 2015/2016 Fight for Sight (FFS)-North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS) Research Award. This joint award from FFS and NANOS  funds research for residents or fellows in ophthalmology or neurology who...

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National Academy of Medicine

Joan W. Miller, MD, FARVO Elected to the National Academy of Medicine

October 19, 2015

BOSTON (October 19, 2015) -- Joan Whitten Miller, MD, Henry Willard Williams Professor of Ophthalmology and Chair of Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School, and Chief of Ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Massachusetts General Hospital, has been elected to membership in the prestigious National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Dr. Miller is an internationally recognized expert on retinal disorders, including age-related macular...

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Massachusetts Eye and Ear

Mass. Eye and Ear, Mass General Hospital Receive #1 Rankings From U.S. News & World Report

July 27, 2015

We are thrilled that Mass. Eye and Ear, the primary affiliate hospital of HMS Ophthalmology, and Mass General Hospital, where we lead the Ophthalmology Department, have been ranked #1 by U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals 2015-2016.

This year’s report ranked Mass. Eye and Ear’s Department of Otolaryngology as the best program in the country,...

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New Grant for Retinal Tissue Engineering Awarded by the Bertarelli Program in Translational Neuroscience and Neuroengineering

New Grant for Retinal Tissue Engineering Awarded by the Bertarelli Program in Translational Neuroscience and Neuroengineering

October 24, 2014

Drs. Patricia D'Amore and Joan W. Miller Earn Top Honors from ARVO

May 20, 2014

BOSTON (May 20, 2014) –Two prominent faculty members of the Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology and Massachusetts Eye and Ear/Schepens Eye Research Institute were selected by the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) to receive prestigious 2015 ARVO Achievement Awards. These honors were announced during the ARVO 2014 Annual Meeting held May 4 through 8 in Orlando, Florida.

Patricia D’Amore, PhD, MBA, FARVO, is...

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