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.
UNC Eye faculty member O'Rese Knight, MD was recognized by the American Glaucoma Society (AGS) with their Young Clinician Scientist Award.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
Under the leadership of Richard Davis, MD, UNC Eye is pleased to announce the opening of the UNC Dry Eye Management Center, focused on the evaluation and treatment of Dry Eye Disease.