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Friday, April 17, 2015 Emeritus chairman and former faculty member, Frederick C. Blodi , MD(deceased), was inducted into the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Ophthalmology Hall of Fame. Blodi was a recognized expert in ophthalmic pathology and namesake of the FC Blodi Eye...
Friday, February 06, 2015 University of Iowa researcher Budd Tucker, PhD, has been awarded one of three Research to Prevent Blindness/International Retinal Research Foundation Catalyst Awards for Stem Cell Research Approaches for Age-Related Macular Degeneration. The four-year award of up to $250,...
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 Ophthalmology resident Johanna D. Beebe, MD was awarded the UIHC 2015 Great Catch Award, which honors care providers who identify potential threats and take action to prevent harm to patients. Dr. Beebe was consulted from the Emergency Department in the late evening...