This award recognizes the seminal contributions of Michael D. Oberdorfer, PhD in support of low vision research. First presented in 2012, the Oberdorfer Award in Low Vision Research is supported by the Lighthouse Guild through the ARVO Foundation. Awardees receive a $1,250 honorarium, an inscribed award and invitations to several special events at the ARVO Annual Meeting.
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Oberdorfer Award for Low Vision Research
Lisa Ostrin, OD, PhD, FARVO
University of Houston College of Optometry,
Caroline C.W. Klaver, MD, PhD, FARVO
Erasmus Medical Center, Netherlands
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