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2015 Residents' & Fellows' Research Day - Saturday, June 20

2015 Residents' & Fellows' Research Day - Saturday, June 20

Residents' & Fellows' Research Day, featuring the S. Dace McPherson, Jr. Memorial Lecture and David E. Eifrig Distinguished Alumnus Lecture will be held June 20, 2015.

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Pooja Jani, MD Recognized with 2015 Impact Award

Pooja Jani, MD Recognized with 2015 Impact Award

For her Public Health Leadership in using telemedicine to improve diabetic retinopathy evaluation across North Carolina, UNC Eye project director is one of 26 graduate students to receive 2015 UNC Graduate Education Advancement Board Impact Award.

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Knight recognized by American Glaucoma Society

Knight recognized by American Glaucoma Society

UNC Eye faculty member O'Rese Knight, MD was recognized by the American Glaucoma Society (AGS) with their Young Clinician Scientist Award.

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Budenz Named Humanitarian of Year by American Glaucoma Society

Budenz Named Humanitarian of Year by American Glaucoma Society

After receiving recognition from American Academy of Ophthalmology in late 2014, UNC Eye Chairman receives Humanitarian of the Year award from another prestigious professional organization.

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UNC Eye Hosts Third Annual Tri-Residency Phaco Training Course

UNC Eye Hosts Third Annual Tri-Residency Phaco Training Course

Professor Kenneth Cohen, MD led the third annual Tri-Residency Phaco Training Course, hosted by UNC Eye. The North Carolina Eye Bank Surgical Skills Lab at UNC served as the setting as residents from UNC, Duke University, Wake Forest University, and Medical University of South Carolina took part.

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What is an Ophthalmologist?

What is an Ophthalmologist?

Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, and Opticians all play a significant role in providing eye care to patients. Learn the difference between each role in this informative video produced by the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).

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Winter 2015 UNC Eye Newsletter Available Online

Winter 2015 UNC Eye Newsletter Available Online

The Winter 2015 UNC Eye Newsletter discusses our new Campaign Advisory Board, introduces six new clinical faculty members and one new scientific research faculty member, announces two exciting new expansions, and focuses on our new Ocular Oncology team, among other topics.

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Budenz Receives Outstanding Humanitarian Award

Budenz Receives Outstanding Humanitarian Award

Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH, Chairman of the UNC Department of Ophthalmology, was recently announced as the recipient of an outstanding humanitarian award from one of the field’s most prestigious professional organizations.

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Fighting Blindness - Help UNC Eye Do Its Part

Fighting Blindness - Help UNC Eye Do Its Part

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, more than 32 million people around the world have lost their vision entirely. Find out more about blindness, its global impact, and how you can help UNC Eye combat eye disease in North Carolina and elsewhere by becoming a scientific research partner.

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