Foundation News

ARVO Foundation releases 2016 annual report
The ARVO Foundation's 2016 annual report is now available. The report details the ARVO Foundation's activities and donors for calendar year 2016. Read the report.

ARVO 2017 attendees contribute over $32,000 to the ARVO Foundation
Thanks to the generosity of ARVO 2017 attendees and a $15,000 matching gift from Nicolas G. Bazan, MD, PhD, FARVO, and Haydee E. P. Bazan, PhD, FARVO, the ARVO Foundation successfully met and exceeded it's week-long campaign goal of raising $30,000 in Baltimore. Read more.

Former travel grant recipient Erika Eggers thrives
Erika Eggers, PhD received a travel grant in 2007 to attend the ARVO Annual Meeting. Ten years later, she's thriving in her career at the University of Arizona and she's won several prestigious awards. Read more.

Collaborative Research Fellowship provides opportunity
Damian Dorfman, MD, PhD received a Collaborative Research Fellowship from the ARVO Foundation in 2015 to study the effect of enriched environment in glaucoma. He's learned to make the most of his funding in Argentina where resources for research are limited. Read more.

Everyone needs a mentor 
Members helping members in developing countries was the focus of a story in the ARVONews Fall magazine. Read more.

Silent Auction item "Time with an expert:" priceless
A new Silent Auction item up for bid at ARVO 2016, "Time with an expert," yields stimulating connections and guidance that has helped shaped a young researchers path. Learn more.

Recent award and fellowship recipients
The ARVO Foundation announces the recipients of multiple awards & fellowships:

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