ARVO Foundation Gala

Dowling Society reception

This pre-ceremony invitation event is for members of the prestigious Dowling Society, which recognizes individuals for their significant support for eye and vision research. Learn more about the Dowling Society.

Gala Awards Ceremony

The ARVO Foundation Gala Awards Ceremony is hosted the Saturday evening before the ARVO Annual Meeting. Members and friends of ARVO, many of whom are the most prominent and most senior members of the eye and vision research community, come together to honor individuals and organizations who have shown dedication to the ARVO Foundation and its mission. Meet the 2023 honorees.

Saturday, April 22, 2023
7:30 – 10:30pm CDT

Tickets will go on sale at a later date and can be purchased with your Annual Meeting registration.


Sponsorship packages will go on sale at a later date.