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  1. ARVO Foundation chair's letter

    ARVO Foundation Message from the chair J. Mark Petrash, PhD, FARVO Everyone can make a difference This spring, my term as chair of the ARVO Foundation will come to a close. As I reflect on my time as chair over the past three years, I am both amazed and humbled by how many people have contributed to the ARVO Foundation’s growth and forward progress. Across the ARVO membership — from every corner of the world and from the most senior scientists to the youngest trainees — hundreds of peopl

  2. Journals column

    Journals embrace new technology in 2018 A preview into the year ahead ARVO journals continue to provide members and the broader vision science community a place to publish their best research and to read about the latest developments in vision and ophthalmology research. To stay up-to-date with published papers, readers can now customize their alerts by clicking on the “sign in” link at the top of any journal page and creating an account. These can include a weekly table of contents alert, as

  3. Fall 2017

    ARVONews Fall 2017 Trending Topics Patients: From consumers to partners Passenger. End user. Spectator. These are terms that many in biomedical research would use to describe the role patients play as a potential therapy winds its way along the development pipeline. Yet, a growing number of patients are no longer content to simply watch and wait as possible life-changing science happens without them.  “Other than providing funding, the patient community hasn’t traditionally been given the op

  4. Women in research - Adriana Di Polo

    Women in research Exceed your own expectations From undergraduate student in Venezuela to running a glaucoma research lab at University of Montreal, Adriana Di Polo, PhD, has blazed a path toward saving and restoring sight to glaucoma patients. She shares her experience as both mentee and mentor, the importance of keeping calm and getting the job done and advice to women just getting started in their career in research. What was your inspiration for becoming a researcher in the field of opht

  5. Spotlight on members: Quigley to receive Angle Award

    Spotlight on members ARVO members acknowledged for their outstanding contributions   Leaving his footprint in volunteer service The Joanne G. Angle Award recognizes outstanding leaders who have made significant and continuous contributions to ARVO in support of its mission. Harry A. Quigley, MD, FARVO, the 2018 recipient of the award, has more than shown his commitment to the organization throughout the 38 years he has been a member.  This award is the highest service honor to a volunteer

  6. ARVO Foundation: Remembering a renaissance man

    ARVO Foundation Remembering a renaissance man Announcing the Bert M. Glaser, MD Award for Innovative Research in Retina As an innovator, clinician, teacher, entrepreneur and researcher, ARVO member Bert M. Glaser, MD, was a renaissance man. After starting a career in academia as a clinician-scientist specializing in retina, he transitioned to private practice. But he never lost the research and teaching bug. Glaser, whose career spanned over 30 years, died after a brief illness in April 201

  7. Research awards, grants and fellowships

    Research awards, grants and fellowships A number of recognition awards, research grants and fellowships are made possible by the ARVO Foundation. Follow the links below to learn more about the opportunities available to researchers and clinicians in every stage of their career.  Foundation Awards Awards with Fall opening