Newsletters & Events

Dr. Joshua Hou Strives to Bring Ophthalmology Research From the Lab to the Clinic

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Joshua Hou, MD, wanted a job in medicine where he could treat people’s eye conditions, engage in cutting-edge research and bring discoveries to the clinic to help patients. He found the perfect fit at the University of Minnesota Medical School where 40 percent of his time is dedicated to research. 

SUSAN CULICAN, MD, PHD, NAMED NEW ASSOCIATE DEAN FOR GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION

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Dr. Culican is a transformational leader who brings a wealth of experience as a clinician, educator, researcher and mentor.

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.