Awards

David A. Sullivan, PhD, to receive Korb Award

David A. Sullivan, PhD, to receive Korb Award

April 17, 2017

The American Optometric Association Contact Lens and Cornea Section will honor David A. Sullivan, PhD as the 2017 recipient of the Dr. Donald R. Korb Award during an award ceremony, held June 21 in Washington DC. This award is presented annually to an innovator in the field of contact lenses and anterior segment disease.

 

Jae-Hyun Jung, PhD, receives 2017 Alice J. Adler Fellowship

Jae-Hyun Jung, PhD, receives 2017 Alice J. Adler Fellowship

April 13, 2017

Jae-Hyun Jung, PhD, is the recipient of the 2017 Alice J. Adler Fellowship of the Schepens Eye Research Institute of Mass. Eye and Ear in the amount of $30,000 over one year for his project, “The best field expansion configuration for using multiplexing prism for homonymous hemianopia.” This award is part of the Eleanor and Miles Shore 50th Anniversary Fellowship Program for Scholars in Medicine.

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:

Kip Connor, PhD, selected for 2017 Excellence in Mentoring Award from Harvard Medical School

Kip Connor, PhD, selected for 2017 Excellence in Mentoring Award from Harvard Medical School

March 21, 2017

Kip Connor, PhD, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School (HMS), was selected for a 2017 Young Mentor Award, which recognizes faculty who are in the early stages of their careers, and are dedicated mentors and educators. This award is one of three Excellence in Mentoring awards established by the Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership at HMS to recognize the value of quality mentoring relationships and the impact they have on professional development and career advancement …

Teresa Chen, MD

Teresa Chen, MD, to receive Harvard Medical School’s 2017 A. Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award

March 21, 2017

Teresa Chen, MD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Harvard Medical School (HMS), was selected to receive the prestigious HMS 2017 A. Clifford Barger Excellence in Mentoring Award. This award recognizes faculty members who develop quality mentoring relationships in clinical medicine and research settings. This is one of three Excellence in Mentoring Awards established by the Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership at HMS.

Dr. David Wu selected for  2017 Eleanor and Miles Shore 50th Anniversary Fellowship Program for Scholars in Medicine

Dr. David Wu selected for 2017 Eleanor and Miles Shore 50th Anniversary Fellowship Program for Scholars in Medicine

March 7, 2017

David Wu, MD, PhD, was selected for the Mass. Eye and Ear 2017 Eleanor and Miles Shore 50th Anniversary Fellowship Program for Scholars in Medicine. Established in 1995, this program seeks to support the academic success of junior faculty when demands for one’s time and attention are high by protecting time from clinical or laboratory responsibilities to pursue academic work. Dr.