Vision Seminar Series

Fall 2022

Fall 2022 seminars will be held in person in room 0251 Biomedical Research Building (BRB), unless otherwise indicated. We will also stream our seminars via via Zoom. Seminars are held on alternate Mondays at 12:00pm Eastern Time.

 

October 10
Yang Hu
Department of Ophthalmology
Stanford University
“Neural Repair of the CNS: Viewing through RGC and Optic Nerve”
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October 24
Kapil Bharti
Senior Investigator
Ocular and Stem Cell Translational Research Section
NIH/NEI
“A Phase I/IIA Trial To Test Safety And Feasibility Of An Autologous Ips Cell-derived Retinal Pigment Epithelium Patch In Age-related Macular Degeneration Patients”
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November 7
Marisa Carrasco
Department of Psychology
Center for Neural Science
New York University
“How Attention Shapes Perception”
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November 21
Daniel Saban
Department of Ophthomology
Duke Institute for Brain Sciences
“Microglia as Modifiers of Age-related Macular Degeneration”
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December 5
T. Rowan Candy
Department of Optometry
Indiana University
“How well do infants and young children control their own visual experience? Basic Science and Clinic”

 

December 12
Toco Chui
Adaptive Optics Lab
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
Mount Sinai
“Retinal microvascular imaging in sickle cell disease”

 

Spring 2023

Spring 2023 seminars will be held in person in room 102AB Richards Labs (3700 Hamilton Walk), unless otherwise indicated. We will also stream our seminars via via Zoom. Seminars are held on alternate Mondays at 12:00pm Eastern Time.

 

January 23
Benjamin Scholl
Department of Neuroscience
University of Pennsylvania
Title and abstract forthcoming

 

February 6
Catherine Bowes Rickman
George and Geneva Boguslavsky Distinguished Professor of Eye Research
Department of Ophthalmology
Duke University
Title and abstract forthcoming
This seminar will be held in Reunion Auditorium in the John Morgan Building, 3640 Hamilton Walk.

 

February 20
TBA

 

March 13
Dirk Trauner
Department of Chemistry, Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
University of Pennsylvania
Title and abstract forthcoming

 

March 27
Alessandra Angelucci
Mary H. Boesche Endowed Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
University of Utah, Moran Eye Institute
Title and abstract forthcoming

 

April 10
Katherine Uyhazi
Department of Ophthalmology
University of Pennsylvania
Title and abstract forthcoming

 

April 24
Christopher Fetch
Department of Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins University
Title and abstract forthcoming

 

 

Vision Seminar Series archive