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.
2021 Oberdorfer Award for Low Vision Research recipient
Caroline C.W. Klaver, MD, PhD, FARVO
Erasmus Medical Center, Netherlands
"Epidemiology of AMD: From Beaver Dam to the Three Continents."