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William Hauswirth receives the Llura Ligget Gund Award at this year’s FFB Visions Conference

William Hauswirth receives the Llura Ligget Gund Award at this year’s FFB Visions Conference

Published: July 2nd, 2013

The Foundation Fighting Blindness, a national non-profit organization dedicated to finding treatments and cures for blinding retinal diseases, recognizes William W. Hauswirth, Ph.D., of the University of Florida College of […]

Vision Researchers recognized at Office of Technology and Licensing’s Celebration of Innovation

Published: March 14th, 2013

Faculty members from within the Department of Ophthalmology and the Center for Vision Research were recognized for having developed technologies that were licensed within the 2012 calendar year. Those recognized […]

Dr. Shannon Boye receives 2nd place prize in the 2013 ARVO Foundation/Merck Innovative Ophthalmology Research Award in Gene Therapy and Eye Disease

Published: March 12th, 2013

Selection was based upon her paper, “The Human Rhodopsin Kinase Promoter in an AAV5 Vector Confers Rod- and Cone-Specific Expression in the Primate Retina” by a panel of esteemed ARVO […]

Drs. Christine Kay and Shannon Boye featured in Gainesville Sun

Drs. Christine Kay and Shannon Boye featured in Gainesville Sun

Published: March 1st, 2013

Drs. Christine Kay and Shannon Boye participate in Rare Disease Day at the Founders Gallery at the UF College of Medicine. Joining them are Sarah St. Pierre and her son, […]

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UF Department of Ophthalmology welcomes new research faculty

Published: December 12th, 2012

Shannon Boye, Ph.D., Christine Kay, MD and Hailey Osborne

Community Outreach- UF researchers educate patients and their families about our mission

Published: December 12th, 2012