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SUSAN CULICAN, MD, PHD AWARDED THE STRAATSMA AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN RESIDENT EDUCATION

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Dr. Culican was presented the award at the 2020 AUPO Meeting in Palm Springs, California.

The Straatsma Award was established through funding from the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO), and private funds, to recognize and celebrate an outstanding Program Director in ophthalmology.

 

 

Deborah Ferrington, PhD awarded the Distinguished McKnight University Professorship

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Dr. Ferrington was awarded the Distinguished McKnight University Professorship in a ceremony hosted by Provost Karen Hansen on May 6. 

This program recognizes outstanding faculty members who have recently achieved full professor status and are nominated by the Department Chair.  Dr. Ferrington is recognized for her pioneering studies in the aging eye and age-related macular degeneration.