Introducing Sight + Sound Bites

The Eye & Ear Foundation

The Eye & Ear Foundation proudly introduced a new biweekly lunchtime educational webinar series of the research and clinical innovations at the Eye and Ear Institute.

Our inaugural webinar was Thursday, April 16th and featured

Jeffrey Gross, PhD

Ronald Salvitti Chair in Ophthalmology Research
Vice Chairman of Research
Professor of Ophthalmology and Developmental Biology
Director, Louis J. Fox Center for Vision Restoration
Ocular Development, Disease and Regeneration Laboratory
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Dr. Gross gave an exciting overview of the broad research currently being conducted by the Department of Ophthalmology. Research targets include:

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Cornea Regeneration
  • Optic Nerve Regeneration

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