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  1. 2017

    Krista Kelly, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow Retina Foundation of the Southwest USA Krista's research focuses on assessing daily activities such as reading and fine motor skills in pre-school and school-age children with amblyopia. For her outreach event, she spoke with educators of young children at the Highland Park Methodist Church Day School to make them aware of what amblyopia is, how it can be detected and treated, and how it affects a child’s daily life. She described hidden signs of vision

  2. 2018

    Artur Veloso, MD Glaucoma Fellow Federal University of Minas Gerais Brazil To introduce the rich history of Sao Geraldo Hospital to patients and the medical staff, Veloso organized a series of lectures, tours of historical landmarks and hands-on interactions with ancient medical instruments. The feedback was positive and consistent. “Everyone was surprised to learn about the wealth of history present in the hospital, even those who had worked there for years.” Discussions about sharing the h

  3. Outreach Events

    Science Communication Training Fellowship Outreach Events As a requirement of the program, Fellows conceive, program, and facilitate an outreach event or activity that engages a public audience in vision research and science. Below are examples of outreach events from past cohorts.  2019 2018 2017

  4. 2019

    Outreach events

  5. Member Stories

    Member Stories Learn more about ARVO members' research, their contributions to the eye and vision science community. Meet the new Trustees Melinda K. Duncan, PhD, FARVO; Irene Gottlob, MD, FARVO and Stephen C. Pflugfelder, MD, FARVO have joined the Board of Trustees. They share with ARVONews what they look forward to most about serving on the Board and a little about their research. Read more. Reflections from MIT Trustee Megan Capozzi As an MIT, have you ever been overwhelmed by all there is t