First proclaimed by President Ronald Reagan in 1983, National Eye Donor Month promotes eye donation awareness and celebrates the lives of eye donors and corneal recipients. This year, Governor Herbert has declared March 2016 as Eye Donor Month in Utah. ... Read MoreOphthalmology and Visual Sciences
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
The John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah is the largest eye center between Michigan and California, offering a wide range of clinical specialties, 14 innovative research labs, and a competitive education program. Moran ranks seventh in the nation among ophthalmology departments for NIH funding. Our residency program ranks 10th in US News and World Report.
Mary Elizabeth Hartnett, MD, FACS, FARVO, has been named the 2016 recipient of the Paul Henkind Memorial Lecture and Award by the Macula Society.... Read MoreOphthalmology and Visual Sciences
Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) has awarded a grant of $115,000 to the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah to support research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of blinding diseases. ... Read MoreOphthalmology and Visual Sciences
NIH-funded research provides framework for future studies of AMD biology, therapy... Read MoreOphthalmology and Visual Sciences
The Johnson Foundation of Jamestown, New York, has made a generous gift of $100,000 to the University of Utah’s John A. Moran Eye Center to help find new treatments for age-related macular degeneration (AMD). ... Read MoreOphthalmology and Visual Sciences
The ophthalmology residency program at the John A. Moran Eye Center at the University of Utah has just been ranked tenth in the nation for reputation by Doximity... Read MoreOphthalmology and Visual Sciences