Awards

Nazlee Zebardast Selected for Harvard Vision Clinician Scientist Development Program

May 2, 2019

 

Nazlee Zebardast HeadshotNazlee Zebardast, MD— a Harvard Medical School Instructor in Ophthalmology and glaucoma specialist at Mass. Eye and Ear—has been selected for the Harvard Vision Clinician Scientist Development Program (K12). This program, funded by the National Institutes of Health, will provide a customized and structured learning, research, and development experience designed to help her become an independent leading clinical scientists in her field.... Read more about Nazlee Zebardast Selected for Harvard Vision Clinician Scientist Development Program

David Smits, MD, Named Richard J. Simmons and Ruthanne B. Simmons Glaucoma Fellow

April 23, 2019
Dr. David SmitsDavid Smits, MD, has been named the 2018-2019 Richard J. Simmons and Ruthanne B. Simmons Glaucoma Fellow in the Harvard 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... Read more about David Smits, MD, Named Richard J. Simmons and Ruthanne B. Simmons Glaucoma Fellow

Lucia Sobrin, MD, MPH, Recognized with Harvard Ophthalmology Excellence in Mentoring Award

April 9, 2019

Lucia Sobrin Receives Mentoring Award

Congratulations to Lucia Sobrin, MD, MPH, director of the Morse Laser Center at Mass. Eye and Ear, on receiving the inaugural Harvard Ophthalmology Excellence in Mentoring Award. The Harvard Ophthalmology Mentoring program was created in 2014 to help direct and support junior faculty members and create a culture of achievement.... Read more about Lucia Sobrin, MD, MPH, Recognized with Harvard Ophthalmology Excellence in Mentoring Award

Saghar Bagheri to Participate in ARVO Members-in-Training Outstanding Poster Award Competition

March 15, 2019

Saghar Bagheri, MD, Clinical Research Fellow at Mass. Eye and Ear under the mentorship of Dr. Demetrios Vavvas, has been invited to participate in the Members-in-Training Outstanding Poster Award Competition at the ARVO Annual Meeting. She received one of the top five scored abstracts in the Retina section for her work entitled, "Anti-VEGF non-responders are often short-term responders." The competition will take place on Tuesday, April 30, 4:15-5:45 p.m., in the Exhibit Hall. Award recipients will be recognized at the Thursday Keynote Session. 
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